Annual Central Alabama Fair Set to Kick Off in Selma

From the West Alabama Newsroom– The 64th Annual Central Alabama Fair kicks off Tuesday in Selma. And final preparations are underway today to make sure everything’s ready. Major changes mark the start of a new era for the Central Alabama Fair. The five-day event is now held farther back during the calendar year — on the first week in November….

Alabama National Fair gets social

The Alabama National Fair is employing social media to draw in a younger crowd. The Alabama National Fair is steeped in tradition. Even in its 63rd year, the fair still holds livestock judging competitions that date back to its beginning, plus the traditional fair food and rides. The fair is organized by the Montgomery Kiwanis Club. While they do enjoy…

Butler County Fair brings back “Kids’ Day”

The Butler County Fair revived Kids’ Day. The Butler County Fair is a fall tradition in Greenville. People of all ages come out for the food, rides and competitions. The fair is hosted by the Kiwanis Club every year, and club officials decided to bring back a special tradition this year: Kids’ Day. In the past, Butler County schools would…

Butler County Fair’s Humble Beginnings

Judging at the Butler County Fair begins the day before the grand opening. The fall season usually means county fairs come to town. The Butler County fair, hosted by the Greenville Kiwanis Club, started up the first full week of fall. While most in the community come out for the rides and fair food, the county fair really has it’s…

Tuskegee Hosts Inaugural 4th of July Fair

The City of Tuskegee is kicking off its 4th of July celebrations early this year.  The city is hosting an inaugural 4th of July Fair this weekend. Admission to the fair is free to the public.  The fair features carnival rides, games and food.   Mayor Johnny Ford says this is a tradition the city hopes to expand every year….