It is always fun to get out with the family during a holiday. Alabama has some great attractions this time of year that are inexpensive and fun. Here is a list of some of the top places to visit for a memorable holiday experience.
Christmas Lights Festival at The Montgomery Zoo: Location: Montgomery Zoo: 2301 Coliseum Parkway, Montgomery, AL 36110
For more information: 334-240-4900 Montgomery Zoo
Christmas Tree Lighting: Location Lister Hill Plaza Across from City Hall: Montgomery, ALDec. 6th: 5:00 p.m.
Capitol City Christmas Parade: Location: Capitol Steps to Court Square Fountain Montgomery, AL: Dec. 16th: 2016 6:15 p.m.
Governor's Mansion Christmas Candlelight Tours 2016: Location: Governors Mansion: 1142 S. Perry Montgomery, ALDec. 5, 12 & 19. Pick up tickets at the Gift Shop across the Street.
A Christmas Carol: Charles Dickens classic: ASF Festival: www.asf.net Through Dec. 24.
North Pole Express & Santa Special: Train Rides with North Pole Theme, with Visits from Santa, Ms. Clause, Elves, Caroling and more. Through Dec. 17th: Heart of dixie Railroad Museum 1919 Ninth St. Calera, Alabama.North Pole Express
Victorian Front Porch Christmas Tour: Northside Historic District: Opelika: Dec. 7-11: Opelika Victorian Front Porch Tour
Montgomery Symphony Orchestra Holiday Pops: Orchestra performs Christmas Classics & More: Dec. 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Montgomery Symphony Orchestra
Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker: Russian dancers perform classic holiday ballet: Dec. 26th at 7:30 p.m.
Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker
Christmas on the Coosa: Tree lighting, decorations contest, parade, crafts show, music and more. Gold Star Park. Dec. 6-15. Christmas on the Coosa
4th Annual Holiday Artist Pop Up Shop & Makers Emporium @ Cottage Hill: 504 Clay Street: Montgomery, AL: [email protected]
White Christmas The Musical: Faulkner Univeristy Dinner Theatre: Call: 877-840-0457 Tickets: $12-$27.
The Living Christmas Tree: First Baptist Church Montgomery, AL Dec. 9-10 and 11: Call: 334-241-5156
By: Lori Cummings [email protected]