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Get a history lesson during a visit to downtown Foley

2016-07-28T15:57:03+00:00 July 28th, 2016|Attractions|

It’s easy to step back in time when you step into historic downtown Foley. Even walking into Stacey’s Rexall Drugs & Old Tyme Soda Fountain opens a door to an earlier era. At the opposite end of the block, at the corner of Highway 59 and U.S. 98, is the Holmes Medical Museum. Hours are [...]

Enjoy fun summer events in Foley!

2017-04-19T22:16:11+00:00 May 25th, 2016|Attractions, Events|

Summer is a wonderful time in Foley when you can take walks in the park and rides on a train, and enjoy wonderful downtown events. Those events include Heritage Market Place, which takes place from 4 to 7 p.m. each Friday afternoon. Vendors offer a variety of arts and crafts, baked goods, homemade items, plants [...]

Hikes/Paddles that Show Off Foley’s Spring Foliage

2017-04-19T22:16:11+00:00 April 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Put your canoe or kayak in at Graham Creek Nature Preserve or Wolf Creek and you’ll quickly realize there are great spots for paddling in the Foley area! The launch at Graham Creek puts paddlers on a narrow, slow-moving stream surrounded by beautiful forests and wetland areas. About a one-mile paddle gets kayakers to Wolf [...]

Stroll through Foley’s annual Art in the Park

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

Whether you are an art lover, a foodie, or you just enjoy the outdoors, Foley’s Art in the Park is the place to be on Mother’s Day weekend, May 7-8. The juried fine arts show features more than 100 artists from across the Southeast showing their wares: watercolors, glass, pottery, woodwork, iron sculptures, jewelry, handmade [...]

Get your home and yard ready for spring!

2017-04-19T22:16:11+00:00 February 29th, 2016|Shopping|

Ready for the spring spruce-up of your home and yard? Foley is an exceptional place to shop for all of your home and garden improvement needs. Whether it’s rugs, decor or lawn furniture, you can find it here! For an eclectic mix of home decor, check out Bungalow’s on Highway 59, smack dab in the [...]

Celebrate Foley’s Train Heritage

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

How much do you know about the history of Foley and its ties to the railroad? Did you know that the Magnolia Land Company was formed in Chicago by John B. Foley to sell acreage in South Baldwin County? How about that he used some of his own money to lay rails so the train [...]

Foley offers plenty of big events in 2016

2017-04-19T22:16:11+00:00 January 1st, 2016|Attractions, Events|

Foley loves to throw a party to celebrate each season, so you’ll find plenty of events in the Forward City to keep you busy all through the year! Folks in South Alabama know how to let the good times roll during Carnival season, and Foley is no exception. Our Mardi Gras Parade rolls at 11 [...]

Discover unique holiday shopping opportunities in Foley

2017-04-19T22:16:11+00:00 November 5th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Each year, the Foley Art Center sponsors Trim-A-Tree, a holiday market that runs for six weeks. Shoppers find one-of-a-kind, handcrafted items that include ornaments, decor, gifts, artwork, jewelry and more! Trim-A-Tree showcases works by craftsmen and artists from throughout the Southeast. Items include stained glass, hand-painted gift bags, SEC koozies, sea shell trees, scarves, beaded [...]

It’s all about fall produce at Coastal Alabama Farmers and Fishermens Market!

2017-04-19T22:16:11+00:00 October 5th, 2015|Attractions|

This time of year, a walk around the local farmers market is colorful, to say the least! Pumpkins are as much a part of autumn in the Foley area as football on Friday nights! And there are plenty to be found at the Coastal Alabama Farmers and Fishermens Market, located at 20733 Miflin Road, next to [...]