visit the Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts

Things to Do: Visit the Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts

Let’s do the math! There are 357 days left in 2021. That means you have hundreds of chances to visit the Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts this year. Wondering just what your trip will entail? There’s plenty to see and do—so read on to learn more. What is the Mary G. Hardin Center Read more about Things to Do: Visit the Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts[…]

Christmas at the Falls 2020

Happening Now: Christmas at the Falls 2020

It’s Christmas 2020, which means “things may be a little different,” but a Gadsden and Noccalula Falls tradition will continue to brighten the season. Christmas at the Falls 2020 is still spilling over with holiday cheer! All Aboard! Bundle up and hop on the train that will take you on a dazzling holiday ride that Read more about Happening Now: Christmas at the Falls 2020[…]

New Downtown Gadsden Mural

In the News: New Downtown Gadsden Mural

Some say art is good for the soul. The colors, images, design—all create a feeling. That’s why residents and visitors alike now get a warm welcome with the completion of the new downtown Gadsden mural. The Welcome to Gadsden Mural According to a recent article in The Gadsden Times, this mural has been a work Read more about In the News: New Downtown Gadsden Mural[…]

Humane Society Pet Rescue & Adoption Center

Local Spotlight: Humane Society Pet Rescue & Adoption Center

October is a special month for many reasons, one of which happens to be its Adopt a Shelter Dog Month. This makes it a good time to spotlight the Humane Society Pet Rescue & Adoption Center in Gadsden. About HSPRAC The Humane Society Pet Rescue & Adoption Center has been an important part of the Read more about Local Spotlight: Humane Society Pet Rescue & Adoption Center[…]

Neely Henry Lake

Local Spotlight: Neely Henry Lake

It’s summer—and for many, that means spending more time outside. Still, with many places remaining closed or shuttering hours, it can be hard to find somewhere fun and safe to visit. Luckily for us, Neely Henry Lake is open—and you can take precautions to ensure that you and your loved ones stay healthy this season. Read more about Local Spotlight: Neely Henry Lake[…]

Tigers for Tomorrow at Untamed Mountain

Local Spotlight: Tigers for Tomorrow at Untamed Mountain

Lions, tigers, and bears—oh my! It’s not just a saying. It’s literal on North Alabama’s “Untamed Mountain.” With more than 160 wild animals in their care, Tigers for Tomorrow at Untamed Mountain aims to provide a permanent home for these majestic, predatory creatures. About Tigers for Tomorrow Founded in 1999, Tigers for Tomorrow at Untamed Read more about Local Spotlight: Tigers for Tomorrow at Untamed Mountain[…]

Hatch Show Print at the Gadsden Museum of Art

Happening Now: Hatch Show Print at the Gadsden Museum of Art

You’ve heard of night at the museum. But what about making a day of it? Now is the time to visit—an amazing exhibit of Americana has graced Gadsden. Come see Hatch Show Print at the Gadsden Museum of Art, an American advertising and entertainment living legend! About Hatch Show Print Founded in 1879, Hatch Show Read more about Happening Now: Hatch Show Print at the Gadsden Museum of Art[…]

Added Fish to Black Creek

In the News: Rainbow Fly Fishing Club Recently Added Fish to Black Creek

In an effort to increase eco-tourism for the Gadsden area, the Rainbow Fly Fishing Club recently added fish to Black Creek. Around 1,100 pounds of trout were released into the watershed above Noccalula Falls! This marks the second time this year that fish were added to Black Creek; the Rainbow Fly Fishing Club dropped 1,000 Read more about In the News: Rainbow Fly Fishing Club Recently Added Fish to Black Creek[…]

Christmas at the Falls 2019

This Month: Christmas at the Falls 2019

Christmas is just around the corner—a fact that Noccalula Falls Park is well aware of. This month starts Christmas at the Falls 2019, an event which runs from Thanksgiving evening to January 2020. However, construction for the light extravaganza has been ongoing since as early as August! What is Christmas at the Falls? Christmas at Read more about This Month: Christmas at the Falls 2019[…]

Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest

Coming Up: 8th Annual Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest

Carving pumpkins. Switching out clothes for costumes. Taking to the streets to gather sweets. Halloween is a special time of the year where you can dress up as your dreams, live out fairy tales for one night, and eat dessert before dinner. And at the 8th Annual Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest this month, you can Read more about Coming Up: 8th Annual Underwater Pumpkin Carving Contest[…]