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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 [...]

New pedestrian bridge welcomes visitors as part of Foley landscape

2016-08-24T11:55:13+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Attractions|

The newly installed Foley Pedestrian Bridge is expected to open in September, making a welcome addition to the city’s landscape. Were you among onlookers who watched as it was hoisted into place in early August? A ribbon cutting will be set to officially open the new landmark, so keep an eye out for an announcement. [...]

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 [...]

Hit Tanger Outlet Center for back-to-school shopping in Foley!

2017-06-27T15:42:15+00:00 June 24th, 2016|Attractions, Shopping|

Get set for great back-to-school shopping at Tanger Outlet Center, which has more than 150 stores including many brand-name clothing and shoe retailers. From Levi’s Outlet to Lee to T.J.Maxx, there are plenty of places to find super styles for the fall. Looking for school uniforms? You’re set with big-name retailers such as Old Navy. [...]

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 [...]