With the weather beginning to cool down, and the holiday season right around the corner, that means many people’s favorite time of the year is here, FALL! There are so many incredible events taking place this fall in Florence and surrounding areas that are perfect for the entire family. If you’re looking to get out and enjoy the community, check out a few of these events below.
The 2021 ShoalsFest is a two day event featuring local musicians. The event will take place October 2 & 3 at Mcfarland Park in Florence, Alabama. A few of the artists include Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Candi Staton, Farmer Jason, Drive-By Truckers and more. Purchase your tickets and get more information here.
The Alabama Renaissance Feast
This event is a 4-course meal with 3 hours of renaissance and medieval entertainment. The feast will be held at the Florence-Lauderdale Coliseum on Veterans Drive in Florence, AL on October 16th and tickets are $25. Tickets can be purchased beginning October 1st at the Kennedy-Douglass Center for the Arts. This event is family friendly and will take place from 7pm-9pm. Learn more information here.
Alabama Renaissance Faire
This premier event was voted in the top 20 events in the Southeast during October. Wilson Park is transformed into Fountain-on-the-Green for the weekend of October 23rd & 24th. You’ll see pirates, fairies, maidens, kinds, trolls, and more throughout the park. There will be vendors, performers and entertainment for the entire family. Everyone is welcome! Learn more here.
This event is being put on by the Shoals Symphony Orchestra at Rogers Hall on UNA’s campus on October 30th. You will experience a night of mystery, music, and fun! Delicious appetizers and tasty libations included and evening attire is suggested. This event is 21 and older. Learn more about the event and how to purchase your tickets here.
Muscle Shoals Songwriters Festival 2021
This event presented by the Marriott Shoals and Conference Center will take place on November 4-6 in Muscle Shoals, AL – the hit recording capital of the world. The Muscle Shoals Songwriters Festival will include a songwriter workshop series and over 60 LIVE Performances from some of the most successful songwriters in the music industry. Lineup, Venues and Tickets are TBA. Learn more here.
We hope that you’ll get out and attend a few of these incredible events that our community works so hard to put on. Fall is the perfect time to get out and enjoy the weather and those around you.