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Professional Rodeo rides into Foley in August

2018-07-02T10:44:30+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|Events|

Saddle your horses and giddy up to the Jennifer Claire Moore 21st Professional Rodeo, set to ride through Foley on Aug. 2-4. All proceeds from the rodeo will benefit the Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation, which provides peer-help programs in Baldwin County. This kid-friendly, outdoor event takes place at the Foley Horse Arena, and is wheelchair-accessible/handicap-friendly. [...]

Enjoy a summertime treat at Stacey’s

2018-06-07T11:37:34+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Dining, Dining|

With an ice cream float and your pick of the jukebox, there’s nothing sweeter than a little nostalgia at Stacey Drugs & Olde Tyme Soda Fountain. Pull up a seat in the cafe and watch the miniature Union Pacific railcar make its rounds along the perimeter. Serving sodas, sandwiches, and ice cream, plus self-serve coffee [...]

Take the kids to the Foley Railroad Station

2018-05-01T17:09:43+00:00 May 1st, 2018|Attractions|

Are you searching for your next family adventure ? Look no further than the Foley Railroad Station. Entry is free, and it’s fun for the kids, dad and mom, too. The historic rail junction connects present day Foley to an era long past, of comings and goings in steel locomotives. Situated in downtown Foley amid [...]

Visit Art in the Park on Mother’s Day weekend, May 12-13 in Foley

2018-04-03T10:03:49+00:00 April 3rd, 2018|Events|

Thousands of attendees are expected at the 46th Annual Art in the Park in downtown Foley on May 12 and 13, 2018. Will you be among them? The Mother’s Day weekend event begins at 9 a.m. and closes at 5 p.m. both days. Regional artists from across the Southeast are attracted to this juried fine [...]

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 [...]