Rate Ranges:  Free,  $ = less than $10,  $$ = $10 to $25,  $$$ = greater than $25
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Map Call Festival/Event City Founded Rate Range Festival Month
BBVA Compass Bowl Birmingham 2007 $$$ Jan  
Birmingham Home Show Birmingham 1974 $ Feb  
DeSoto Caverns Valentine's Light Show Childersburg 1975 $$ Feb  
Auburn-Opelika Azalea-Dogwood Trail Opelika 1990 Free Mar-Apr  
Auburn CityFest Auburn 2000 Free Apr  
Gardendale Magnolia Festival Gardendale 2001 Free-$$ Apr  
Noble Street Festival / Sunny King Criterium Anniston 2005 $ May  
Southside City Fest Southside 2007 Free Jul  
Sidewalk Film Festival Birmingham 1999 Varies Aug  
Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500 Weekend Talladega 1998 $$$ Sep-Oct  
Alabama Butterbean Festival Pinson 2006 Free Oct  
Alabama Frog Level Festival Fayette Oct  
Kentuck Festival of the Arts Northport 1971 $$ Oct IFEA
Christmas Village Festival Arts & Crafts Show Birmingham 1992 $$ Oct-Nov  
A Southern Christmas Bazaar Pelham 2012 $ Nov  
Opelika Victorian Front Porch Christmas Tour Opelika 1992 Free Dec  
Jerry Brown Arts Festival Hamilton 2003 Free Mar  
Bloomin' Festival Cullman 1984 $ Apr  
Panoply Arts Festival Huntsville 1981 $ Apr  
Racking Horse Spring Celebration Decatur 1972 $ Apr  
Alabama Jubilee Hot Air Balloon Classic Decatur 1978 Free May  
Catfish Festival Scottsboro 2001 $ May  
Huntsville Pilgrimage Historic Homes Tour Huntsville $$ May  
Rhododendron Festival Mentone 1982 May  
WhistleStop Weekend & Rocket City BBQ Huntsville $$$ May  
Helen Keller Festival Tuscumbia 1979 Varies Jun  
Spirit of America Festival Decatur 1967 Free Jul  
W. C. Handy Music Festival Florence 1982 $$$ Jul  
Franklin County Watermelon Festival Russellville Free Aug  
Highway 127 Corridor Sale, World's Longest Yard Sale Fort Payne, Gadsden, Mentone 1987 Free Aug  
Battle for Decatur Civil War Reenactment Decatur Free Sep  
Hartselle Depot Days Festival Hartselle 1980 Free Sep  
North Alabama State Fair Muscle Shoals 1935 $ Sep  
Oktoberfest Huntsville $$ Sep  
Trail of Tears Commemoration Festival, Motorcycle Ride & Pow Wow Florence 1994 Sep  
Athens Storytelling Festival Athens 2007 Oct  
Boaz Harvest Festival Boaz 1964 Free Oct  
Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddlers Convention Athens 1967 Free Oct  
Galaxy of Lights Huntsville 1995 $$ Nov-Dec  
Senior Bowl Mobile 1960 $$$ Jan  
Mardi Gras in Mobile Mobile 1703 Free Feb  
Mardi Gras Parade Gulf Shores Free Feb  
Annual Arts & Crafts Festival Fairhope 1952 Free Mar  
Azalea Trail Run & Festival Mobile 1977 $$ Mar  
Historic Mobile Homes Tour Mobile 1969 $$ Mar  
Piney Woods Arts Festival Enterprise 1974 Free Mar  
Festival of Flowers Mobile 1993 $$ Mar-Apr  
Camellia Classic Open Car Show Theodore 1993 Apr  
Blessing of the Fleet Bayou La Batre 1949 Free May  
The Hangout Music Fest Gulf Shores 2010 $$$ May  
Alabama State Games Mobile 1982 Free Jun  
Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival Foley 2002 Free Jun  
Alabama Deep Sea Fishing Rodeo Mobile 1929 $$$ Jul  
Grand Bay Watermelon Festival Grand Bay 1973 $ Jul  
Dauphin Street International Beer Festival Mobile 1998 Aug  
Founders Day Celebration Theodore Free Aug  
Gulf Coast Ethnic & Heritage Jazz Festival Mobile 2000 Aug  
Jubilee Festival Daphne 1988 Free Sep  
Ten Sixty Five Mobile 2015 $$$ Sep-Oct  
Alabama Coastal Birdfest Fairhope 2004 Varies Oct  
Fall Floral Showcase Theodore $$$ Oct  
National Shrimp Festival Gulf Shores 1971 Free Oct  
Alabama Pecan Festival Mobile 1973 Free Nov  
Christmas Jubilee Mobile 1984 Nov  
Mobile International Festival Mobile 1983 $ Nov  
Magic Christmas in Lights Theodore 1995 $$ Nov-Dec  
Alabama Shakespeare Festival Montgomery 1972 $$-$$$ Feb  
Bridge Crossing Jubilee Selma 1993 Free Feb-Mar  
Historic Selma Pilgrimage Selma 1977 $$$ Mar  
SLE Rodeo Montgomery 1958 $$$ Mar  
Spring Farm Day Dothan 1979 $ Mar  
Zoo Weekend Montgomery 1978 $$ Mar  
Eufaula Pilgrimage Eufaula 1965 $-$$$ Apr  
TroyFest Troy 2002 Free Apr  
George Washington Carver Arts & Crafts Festival Tuskegee Free May  
Alabama Blueberry Festival Brewton 1980 Free Jun  
Hank Williams Festival Georgiana 1979 $$$ Jun  
Old Fashioned Ice Cream Social Dothan 1979 $ Jun  
World Championship Domino Tournament Andalusia 1976 Free Jul  
Alabama National Fair Montgomery 1954 $ Oct  
Landmark Park Benefit Car Show Dothan 1979 $ Oct  
Tale Tellin' Festival Selma 1979 $$ Oct  
National Peanut Festival Dothan 1947 Nov  
Christmas Lights Festival Montgomery $$ Nov-Dec  
Christmas on the River Demopolis 1972 Free-$$ Nov-Dec  
Blue Grey All-American Bowl Montgomery Dec  
Victorian Christmas Dothan 1979 Free Dec