The Best of Bama Awards

Your votes have been tallied and we’ve got the winners! We reveal readers’ choices for the best of the best of Alabama’s entertainment, restaurants, people and places.

Christmas at Crossroads – November 27, 2020

ALEXANDER CITY – Make sure your kids have their lists ready for Santa, we know they have been really good this year! The Jolly Elf will make his way from the North Pole to the Green Stage at Russell Crossroads, and Santa will arrive by carriage around 10 am and will be in place until around 2. On the Town Green,…

Fall Family Festival – October 31, 2020

ALEXANDER CITY – When is the last time you or your kids saw a blacksmith turn red hot metal into a knife or nail or watched corn being ground into cornmeal? It doesn’t happen very often in one spot. Not only will you find a working blacksmith and a grist mill, but at the Fall Family Festival, you’ll be…

A Night Before Christmas – December 5, 2020

GUNTERSVILLE – This annual family Christmas event in Downtown Guntersville features Santa and Mrs. Clause, carriage and buggy rides, ice skating rink, music, train ride, cookie decorating, vendor market, live Bethlehem, games, sales and more!

Birmingham Boat Show – January 21-24, 2021

BIRMINGHAM – Russell Marine displays the latest and greatest in watercraft and recreational vehicles! Every January, Russell Marine hosts one of the largest spaces at the show and reveals the latest boat models from Nautique, Supreme, Godfrey Pontoon Boats, Key West, Sea Ray, Bryant, Sea Ark, Bass Cat, and more.…