Back to School

School is starting back soon, here’s a list of dates that we have so far. If we’ve missed one, email it to us at mary@wqsb.com

  • Albertville City Schools: Wednesday, August 12
  • Arab City Schools: Monday, August 10
  • Bethel Baptist School: Wednesday, August 12
  • Boaz City Schools: Thursday, August 13
  • Colbert County Schools: Friday, August 7
  • Cornerstone Christian Academy: Thursday, August 6
  • Cullman City Schools: Wednesday, August 12
  • Cullman County Schools: Wednesday, August 12
  • Decatur City Schools: Thursday, August 13
  • Decatur Heritage Christian Academy: Monday, August 10
  • DeKalb County Schools: Thursday, August 6
  • Etowah County Schools: Monday, August 10
  • Fort Payne City Schools: Thursday, August 6
  • Gadsden City Schools: Monday, August 10
  • Guntersville City Schools: Thursday, August 13
  • Huntsville City Schools: Tuesday, August 4
  • Jackson County Schools: Wednesday, August 12
  • Marshall County Schools: Thursday, August 13
  • Scottsboro City Schools:  Thursday, August 6
  • Westminster Christian Academy: Wednesday, August 5 (half day)

Dragon Boat Festival 2015

The 4th Annual Habitat Dragon Boat Festival will be Saturday, August 15th starting at 9 am at the Riverwalk Park & Boardwalk in Gadsden.
FREE admission, FREE parking! A great family event that includes the races, concessions, picnic area, music, drummers’ parade and more.

Race Day:
Gold, silver & bronze award paddles in both Competitive and Recreational Divisions for top 3 fastest teams. Other awards: Best Drummer Costume, Best Team Spirit, Best Decorated Tent and Best Team T-Shirts.
9 am – 3 pm at Riverwalk Park & Boardwalk in Gadsden.

For more information: gehabitat@comcast.net, www.habitatdragonboat.com or facebook/habitatdragonboat

Main Street Music Festival 2015

The Albertville Main Street Music Festival will be held, Friday, August 7th & Saturday, August 8th in downtown Albertville! Make plans now to spend the weekend with us and make sure you stop by our booth for cool prizes and cash ;)

Festival Schedule of Events:

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7, 2015 (Admission is Free)

  • 4 p.m.-7 p.m. Children’s Inflatable Water Park sponsored by The Albertville Rotary Club
  • 4 p.m.-8 p.m. Oscar Mayer Wienermobile on Carlise Street
  • 5 p.m. & 5:30 pm  Chicken Races at Farmer’s Market
  • 6 p.m. Sweet Tea Trio (Power 107.5 Stage)
  • 8:30 p.m. Tracy Lawrence (Power 107.5 Stage)

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8, 2015 (Admission is free)

  • 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Children’s Inflatable Water Park sponsored by The Albertville Rotary Club
  • 7 am – Albertville Chamber of Commerce Festival 5 K
  • 9 am – 8 pm  Oscar Mayer Weinermobile on Carlise Street
  • 9 a.m. Tangent  (Jason Simpson Alfa Insurance & Power 107.5 fm Stage)
  • 9:30 a.m. Kids Bike Parade. Meet on East Main Street in front of the Sandwich Host restaurant. (children 12 and under)
  • 10:00 a.m. Festively Fantastic “Prestidigilogical” Fun Time Balloon Show (Compassion City Church Stage)
  • 11, 11:30 am, 12, 12:30 Chicken Races at the Farmer’s Market
  • 11  a.m. Free Life Worship Center (Jason Simpson Alfa Insurance & Power 107.5 Stage)
  • 11:50 a.m. Courtney Linum (Jason Simpson Alfa Insurance & Power 107.5 Stage)
  • 12 (noon) Festively Fantastic “Prestidigilogical” Fun Time Balloon Show (Compassion City Church Stage)
  • 12:35 p.m. Devout (Jason Simpson & Power 107.5 fm Stage)
  • 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Mueller Fire Hydrant Ring Toss (Farmer’s Market Parking Lot)
  • 1:30 p.m. Chase Williams (Jason Simpson Alfa Insurance & Power 107.5 Stage)
  • 2 p.m.Albertville High School Vocal Ease (Jason Simpson Alfa Insurance & Power 107.5 Stage)
  • 2 p.m. Festively Fantastic “Prestidigilogical” Fun Time Balloon Show (Compassion City Church Stage)
  • 3:10 p.m. Rosewood (Jason Simpson Alfa Insurance & Power 107.5 Stage)
  • 4 p.m. Festively Fantastic “Prestidigilogical” Fun Time Balloon Show (Compassion City Church Stage)
  • 4:10 p.m. The River Hollow (Jason Simpson Alfa Insurance & Power 107.5 Stage)
  • 5 p.m. Nic Longshore’s Barefoot Blues Band  (Jason Simpson Alfa Insurance & Power 107.5 Stage)
  • 6:30 p.m. Exile  (WQSB/Harris Fowler Ins/Coca Cola Stage)
  • 8:30 p.m. 38 Special (WQSB/Harris Fowler Ins/Coca Cola Stage)

Albertville Main Street Music Festival