Area Events

What’s going on around your community? Let us know! Send your community events to

  • Jewelry & Gift Sale

When:  Friday, Nov. 21st; 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Where: Boaz Public Library
Friends of the Boaz Library will also have a bake and book sale.

  • “Bus Stop” Presented by the Snead State Theater Department

When: Nov. 20th – Nov. 23rd; times vary
Where: Bevill Center
General Admission $5, Snead State students and employees, free.

  • Whole Backstage Benefit

When: Fri. Nov 21st.; 7:30 p.m.
Where:  Whole Backstage Theater in Guntersville
Tickets are $25, with proceeds going to the Whole Backstage. For more information: 256-572-4072.

  • Hospice of Marshall County Foundation Dinner

When: Fri. Nov. 21st; 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Where: Gunter’s Landing
Foundation dinner and Cocktail party. Dinner, dancing, live entertainment and silent auction. Tickets are $50. For more information,  256-891-7724

  • Teddy Gentry’s Open Mike Night

When: Sat. Nov. 22nd; 6 p.m.
Where: The Alabama Fan Club, Ft. Payne
Mentoring session with full stage and sound set up starts at 6 p.m. 7 p.m. open mic with Teddy and his band. Event is free. For more information contact Misty Monroe by email at

  • The Scribe – Musical Performance

When: Sunday, Nov. 23rd; 6 p.m.
Where: Boaz Church of the Nazarene
Musical performance by One Man, depicting the life of Christ as told from the scribe’s point of view and himself becoming a believer through the testimony of Simon Peter. Free event. For more information, contact Pastor Randy Crawford at 256-647-8361.

  • Cake Walk Benefit

When: Monday, Nov. 24th; 5 :30 p.m.
Where: Altoona Community Center, Hwy 132
Sponsored by the  West End Lion’s Club. Cakes, breads, pies and door prizes.

  • Old World Nutcracker

When: Nov. 28th; 7 p.m.
Where: Wallace Hall Fine Arts Center
For tickets information call, 256-543-2787

  • First Baptist Church of Geraldine 75th Anniversary

When: Sunday, Nov. 30th; 9:30 a.m.
Where: First Baptist Church of Geraldine
Guest speaker will be Rev. Ed Ables son of Rev. Ralph E. Ables who served as the first pastor of the church. Lunch will follow in the fellowship hall. All former members and friends are encouraged to attend. For more information go to or call the church at 256-659-4524.

  • Boaz Christmas Parade

When: Friday, Dec. 5th, 5:30 p.m.
Where: downtown Boaz
For more information, contact the chamber at 256-593-8154.

  • Old Fashioned Christmas in Boaz Festival

When: Fri. Dec. 5th & Sat. Dec. 6th
Where: Downtown Boaz
Visit with Santa at the Boaz Chamber on Sat. and see live deer and Kangaroo. Carolers will stroll the streets and entertain shoppers. Ride in a house drawn wagon as they take you downtown. Arts & Craft vendors, food and children’s play area.

  • Dogtown Turkey Shoot

When: Sat. Dec. 6th & Sat. Dec. 13th; 10 a.m.
Where:  Beside Dogtown Fire Hall
Regular rounds $3, Wild rounds $5