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Art in the Park: May 13-14 in Foley

2017-04-04T11:20:31+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Events|

Discover a lovely way to spend Mother’s Day weekend: the 45th Art in the Park on May 13-14 in downtown Foley. The juried fine arts fest showcases talents of roughly 100 Southern artists. The Foley Art Center organized the event to be small, but upscale. Art displayed across the lawn creates a wonderful panorama in [...]

Make plans for the Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival May 5-6

2017-03-07T10:34:23+00:00 March 7th, 2017|Events|

It’s colorful! It’s high-flyin’! It’s fun. That’s right - the Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival returns to Foley in May! Last year, tens of thousands of visitors packed the festival grounds on U.S. Highway 98 in west Foley for the free event. Strolling the site, visitors browse arts and crafts booths, and kids play [...]

Let the good times roll at Foley Mardi Gras Parade

2017-01-03T13:10:41+00:00 January 3rd, 2017|Events|

Who is ready to catch some beads? We see those hands! You’ll be happy to know the Foley Mardi Gras parade rolls through city streets on the Saturday before Fat Tuesday, and this year that date is Feb. 25. The parade starts at 11 a.m. at Roosevelt and Alston streets, going north on Alston, then [...]

Celebrate a picture-perfect holiday season in Foley

2017-04-19T22:16:11+00:00 December 7th, 2016|Events|

What image comes to mind when you think of a Winter Wonderland? Snowflakes falling? Folks bundled up in hats and gloves? One visit to Foley during the holidays can introduce you to the magic of a small-town Southern Christmas! The city’s downtown absolutely sparkles for the season. In fact, there is something blissful about taking [...]

Foley lights up for the holidays with tons of spirited events!

2016-11-02T13:26:13+00:00 November 2nd, 2016|Attractions, Events|

If your idea of the Christmas season includes lots of lights, children’s activities and Santa sightings, you are in for a happy holiday with the events on the Foley calendar. The annual arts and crafts expo Trim-A-Tree gets everyone in the holiday spirit starting on Nov. 11. It’s open daily through Dec. 21 at the [...]

Find true flavors of fall at Coastal Alabama Farmers and Fishermens Market

2017-04-19T22:16:11+00:00 October 4th, 2016|Attractions, Events|

Y’all ready for some fall flavor? It seems everyone gets excited about pumpkin spice, but that’s not the only seasonal flavor to enjoy in autumn. You’re in for a treat when you discover all the fresh produce and seafood at the Coastal Alabama Farmers and Fishermens Market on Tuesdays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to [...]

Sample the food of Alabama at Festival of Flavor in Foley on Oct. 8

2016-09-06T09:51:50+00:00 September 6th, 2016|Dining, Events|

Y’all ready to taste delicious goodness? Make plans to visit Foley during the Festival of Flavor on Oct. 8 for a sample of seafood, barbecue, wine, beer and more! The festival is a true celebration of Alabama cuisine. Savor perfectly cooked catfish, shrimp and grits, pork tenderloin sandwiches and peach cobbler. The variety of tickets [...]

Keep History Alive and Adopt the Baldwin County Heritage Museum for a Day

2017-04-19T22:16:11+00:00 August 31st, 2016|Attractions|

Hundreds of years of history and artifacts fill 20,000 square feet of space at the Baldwin County Heritage Museum in nearby Elberta, Alabama. Just a short drive from Foley, step back in time, relive and reconnect with Baldwin County’s past and people. Old timers get nostalgic when walking through the collections of farm equipment and [...]