Area Events

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  • The Art of Andy Warhol Exhibit 

When: Through November 15th
Where: The Hardin Center in Gadsden
Exhibit includes 6 original screen prints from Andy Warhol and allows attendees a chance to design an original image and produce a silk screen print. Admission is $8.

  • Community Coat Drive

When: Through Nov. 1st
Where: Crestwood Funeral Home, Cemetery & Mausoleum
Donations will be accepted Mon- Fri 9 am – 5 pm. Clean, gently used coats and jackets. For more information, 256-492-5544.

  • My School Color Run, 5K/1 Mile Fun Run

When: Saturday, Oct. 10th; 7:30 am check-in time
Where: H.D. jenkins Park-Rec Center
$30 registration after Sept. 26th. Includes individual color packet, race bib and t-shirt.

  • Benefit Singing for Henry Jackson Rucker

When: Saturday, Oct. 10th; 5 pm
Where: Springdale Baptist Church-Boaz
Local singing groups. Henry will have skull surgery on Nov 4th, proceeds are going to help the family with medical expenses. 256-667-5649

  • Hospice of Marshall County “Family Fun Day”

When: Saturday, Oct. 10th; 9 am – 11 am
Where: In Piper Station on Billy Dyar Blvd in Boaz
Free registration for Race to Remember, free food, children play free at Kid’s Time indoor play center.

  • Lake Guntersville Photography Workshop

When: Saturday, Oct. 10th; 8 am – 5 pm
Where: Azalea III Meeting Room at Lake Guntersville State Park
Bring a camera, trail shoes and $10 for class fee. 256-571-5445 for more information

  • Health & Safety Expo

When: Tuesday, Oct 13th; 5:30 pm – 7 pm
Where: Albertville Primary/Elementary School
Admission is free.

  • Sand Twin Mountain Drive In Annual Halloween Horror-thon

When: Saturday, Oct. 17th; starting at dark
Where: Boaz Twin Drive In
$15 per carload, showing Sinister 2, Green Inferno, The Visit, Crimson Peak
More Info

  • Lake Guntersville State Park Festival

When: Saturday, Oct. 17th; 5 pm – 8 pm
Where: Beach Pavillion
Chili Cook-off, story telling, music candy and more. 256-571-5445

  • Cornhole For A Cause

When: Saturday, Oct. 17th; 9 am
Where: Main Street Parking lot (behind Sebastien’s & Mater’s) Albertville
Entry fee, $50 per team. Entry forms and tournament rules at or 256-894-5040. Proceeds go to fund scholarships, teacher grants and other programs at Albertville City Schools.

  • Attalla Heritage Day

When: Saturday, Oct. 17th
Where: TBA

  • Miss Turkey Trot Pageant

When: Saturday, Oct. 17th; 3 pm
Where: Collinsville School Auditorium
Early registration, $25, Photogenic, $10. Applications due by Friday, Oct. 9th; payment is due with application. Age division winners will appear at the Annual Turkey Trot Festival and Christmas Parade. 256-524-3277 for more information.

  • Cole Brothers Circus

When: Oct. 19 & 20th
Where: Etowah County Fair Grounds

  • Hall of Fame Luncheon

When: Friday, Oct. 23rd; 11:30 am -1 pm
Where: Albertville High School South Hall
Honoring the 2015 Albertville High School Alumni Hall of Fame Inductees. RSVP by Oct. 16th, $20 per person. 256-878-3821 for more information.

  • Halloween Party

When: Saturday, Oct 24th; 4 pm – 6 pm
Where: Boaz Public Library
Free event. For more information, 256-593-3000.

  • Gracefest 2015

When: Sunday, Oct. 25th; 1 pm – 5 pm
Where: Etowah County Fairgrounds
Free admission. Local Christian artists and drama acts.