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Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival fills up the skies of Foley

2018-03-05T13:59:47+00:00 March 5th, 2018|Events|

The 14th Annual Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival will take to the skies and fields of Foley on May 4 and 5, 2018, wowing crowds who come to experience the old-world magic of hot air ballooning. Local balloon pilots, as well as teams from across the U.S., gather together to put on a show [...]

Graham Creek Nature Preserve spring activities

2018-02-09T20:46:14+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Attractions|

Graham Creek Nature Preserve is a must-visit on your next leisure day. This park offers activities and annual events for visitors of all ages amidst breathtaking coastal wetlands. Stretch your legs under the ancient oaks and take in the fragrance of sweetbay magnolia as you make your way to one of these fun, upcoming events! [...]

Enjoy Christmas chimes and decorations on a Friday/Saturday walk in Centennial Plaza

2017-12-05T08:49:53+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Attractions|

During the Christmas season, Centennial Plaza in Heritage Park becomes ablaze with beautiful holiday lights to complement the Christmas Tree Village. On Friday and Saturday nights, from 6 to 6:30 p.m., it includes its own soundtrack of holiday chimes ringing from the tower bells. Being at Centennial Plaza in December feels like stepping inside a [...]

Enjoy music, lights and fun with Foley’s Christmas events

2017-11-03T15:58:19+00:00 November 3rd, 2017|Events, Shopping|

It’s that magical time of year again when Foley’s downtown parks transform into a Winter Wonderland. Don’t miss out on any of these fantastic festivities. This year’s Trim-a-Tree runs Nov. 11 through Dec. 21 at the Tanger Outlet Center. More than 150 artists and craftsmen sell their handmade decorations, ornaments and gifts at this annual [...]

Four things you should know about Trim-A-Tree

2017-10-03T08:34:33+00:00 October 3rd, 2017|Events, Shopping|

Handmade ornaments? Check. Jewelry? Check. Holiday kitchen towels? Yep, those too. Find bags, artwork, shawls, woodwork, embroidered items, candles, wreaths, gifts and more at the Trim-A-Tree holiday sale in Foley. If you are not aware of this annual event, here are some things to know. First up, the Trim-A-Tree Christmas bazaar always begins the second [...]

A sample of foods to try at the Festival of Flavor

2017-09-13T09:55:07+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Events|

It’s time to get your taste buds ready for the most flavorsome event on the coast! Festival of Flavor is coming up Oct. 7 from noon to 5 p.m. in downtown Foley. For just $10 you can get 15 samples of beer, wine and food. Or for $15, enjoy 25 tastings. Each year of the [...]

Make plans to attend this year’s food fest, or even better, be a vendor or volunteer

2017-08-02T15:57:50+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|Events|

Join us from noon to 5 PM on Oct. 7 for beer, food and football at the Festival of Flavor on the streets of Old Towne Foley. The 6th Festival of Flavor is a World Food Championship qualifying event, so expect food exquisitely prepared by world-renowned chefs. Seafood favorites, catfish, chicken dishes and peach cobbler [...]

Professional rodeo rides into Foley

2017-07-11T09:51:58+00:00 July 11th, 2017|Events|

Yee-haw, y’all! It’s almost rodeo time in Foley. The 20th Annual Professional Rodeo benefitting Peer Helpers is set for Aug. 3-5 at the Foley Horse Arena, 113 E. Rosetta Ave. See cowboys and cowgirls from across the South compete in bull riding, calf roping, bronco busting, steer wrestling, team roping, barrel racing and other events [...]

Put the kayaks in the water at Wolf Creek Park

2017-06-12T22:30:41+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Attractions|

Ready to get a kayak out on the water around Foley? We’ve got some great options, including the city’s Wolf Creek Park at 9575 Wolf Creek Road. This is one of the newer parks in Foley and was designed with eco-tourism in mind. The 20-acre site off Baldwin County 20 on Hance Lane includes a [...]