Events during March 18 - 24, 2014
Events taking place around the Mountains of NE Alabama
March 18 - 24, 2014
Zip across an expansive gorge, Motorcycle the scenic and historic roads of Wills Valley and Sand Mountain, enjoy Music and Theatrical Events, Blow Your Own Glass Ornament, and much more!!
Concerts take place several times a month at the Pickin Post in Fort Payne (Photo by Patty Tucker)
March 18 - 20 High Adventure Trip This 3 day adventure includes a Wild Cave Tour, Rock Climbing, an Extreme Night Hike and ends with a relaxing canoe trip. Price includes all activities, attractions, permits, fees, gear and guides. Cost is $137 per person. Call True Adventure Sports at 256-997-9577 for more information.
March 18 Zip Line & Sky Swing Adventure All our zip lines are set up just before the adventure to ford a gorge or cross from one high point to another. Enjoy the thrill of the swing and zip line. Pre-registration required at True Adventure Sports by 6:00 p.m. the day before the adventure. Activities take place from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 256-997-9577
March 20 – 21 PHS Theatre Presents “Suessical the Musical” Come and join a great night of Dr. Suess at the Fort Payne Opera House. Tickets can be purchased at the door each night of the performances. The show begins at 7:00 p.m.
March 21 Rock Climbing Adventure Nestled in the NE corner of Alabama are some of the best and unique sandstone cliffs in the country. Come experience first-hand what rock climbing is all about with guides who are fun, safe and energetic. This trip includes all the gear plus basic instruction. No prior climbing experience is needed. Activities take place from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 256-997-9577
March 21 Night Zip Line All our zip lines are set up just before the adventure to ford a gorge or cross from one high point to another. Enjoy the thrill of the zip line at night. Pre-registration required at True Adventure Sports by 6:00 p.m. the day before the adventure. Cost is $50.00 per person. Activities take place from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. 256-997-9577
March 22 1st Annual Ride for a Drug-Free DeKalb Come join us for a beautiful ride through DeKalb County escorted by the DeKalb County D.A.R.E./SRO Unit. The ride will start at American Cruisers #58 in Lebanon, traversing some of the original Trail of Tears route in DeKalb County, and will end at Powell City Park. A picnic lunch will be provided at the park. All proceeds go to the D.A.R.E. program. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. and Ride starts at 9:00 a.m. Fee is $25 a rider and $5 a Passenger. 256-997-3123
March 22 Blow Your Own Ornament This is always a popular event at Orbix Hot Glass. Come design and blow your own ornament with the help of one of our glass artists. No reservations. It is on a first come, first serve basis and we welcome people of all ages (at least 5 years old). 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Cost is $35 per ornament blown 256-523-3188
March 24 Rock Climbing/Rappelling Adventure Combo Nestled in the NE corner of Alabama are some of the best and unique sandstone cliffs in the country. Come experience first-hand what rock climbing and rappelling is all about with guides who are fun, safe and energetic. This trip includes all the gear plus basic instruction. No prior climbing experience is needed. 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 256-997-9577
Every Wednesday and Saturday! The Farmer's Market operates in downtown Mentone!!
Look at These Upcoming Concerts at the Pickin Post in Fort Payne!!
Tickets for each concert are available at Blacks Tire in Rainsville or Rogers Music in Fort Payne. Call 256-657-3817 or 256-996-8910 for more information about these and future concert guests. Be sure to plan your stay with us at Mentone Cabins!!
• March 29: One of America's favorite Southern Gospel Group THE FLORIDA BOYS! Concert begins at 6:00 p.m. and also features the PARKER SISTERS. Tickets are only $10.00 each.
• April 4: KAREN PECK and NEW RIVER at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are available now at only $15.00 each.
• April 12: one of the BEST Country Super Groups Ever --- EXILE!! The band Exile grew to fame as a Rock Band in the '70's and '80's before switching to Country. Concert begins at 6:00 p.m. Get your tickets before they are gone!! Tickets are only $30.00 each.