We’re proud of Montevallo and Shelby County!, Whether you are searching for business or pleasure, you’ll find it in our neighborhoods and attractions. In addition to being the fastest-growing county in the state, Shelby County is recognized as the #1 location in Alabama to raise a family. There are hundreds of acres of prime land available for commerce, recreation and industry. As the home of the University of Montevallo, our city has resources for sports, concerts, theatre, and continuing education that are unique in central Alabama.
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MONTEVALLO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
2013 CALENDAR OF EVENTS
February 18, 2013
Washington’s Birthday Celebration (Presidents’ Day)
Washington’s Birthday Celebration (Presidents Day). 205-665-3535 ext.1063. www.americanvillage.org. The American Village. A celebration of Washington’s 281st birthday with presidential stories, troop drills of the Continental Army, birthday cake and more. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
February 23, 2013
Arbor Day. 205-665-1519. www.montevallocc.com. Free. Orr Park Recreation Building–Tree seedlings available for adoption, along with door prizes and information booths. 9 a.m.-noon.
March 30, 2013
Montevallo Community Easter Egg Hunt
Montevallo Community Easter Egg Hunt. 205-665-5478. www.montevallocc.com. Free. Orr ParkMeet the Easter Bunny and join your friends for an Easter egg hunt on the rolling lawn of Orr Park. Games, crafts, and prizes available. 10-11 a.m..
April 18, 2013
Montevallo Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament
Montevallo Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament. 205-665-1519. www.montevallocc.com. Admission charged. Montevallo Golf Club–Chamber members and guests are invited for lunch and an afternoon of golf. 11 a.m.
April 21, 2013
Montevallo Family Fun and Fitness Day
Montevallo Family Fun and Fitness Day. 205-665-1519. www.montevallocc.com. Free. Orr Park–Organized activities feature games for children, bikes, health related vendors and more. 2-4 p.m.
May 27, 2013
Memorial Day Program
Memorial Day Program. 205-680-3413. Free. Alabama National Cemetery–A ceremony to pay tribute to America’s fallen servicemen and women who served in the U.S. Armed Forces. 9 a.m.
June 14, 2013
Flag Day. 205-665-3535 ext.1063. www.americanvillage.org. Admission charged. The American Village–Travel back to 1776 and experience the power and drama of the Nation’s journey for liberty, independence and self-government. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
July 4, 2013
Independence Day 1776
Independence Day 1776. 205-665-3535 ext.1063. www.americanvillage.org. Admission charged. The American Village–See the stories of America’s founding come alive with period re-enactors such as Patrick Henry and Abigail Adams, play Colonial games, patriotic music, fireworks and more. Noon to nightfall.
August 17, 2013
Cars by the Creek
Cars by the Creek . 205-665-1519. Free.. Orr Park–Bring the family and enjoy food, music, and more. Prizes awarded for top cars and trucks. Car show: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. with free games from 10 a.m.-1.
September 17, 2013
Constitution Day. 205-665-3535 ext.1063. www.americanvillage.org. Admission charged. The American Village–Learn about the Constitutional Convention, the framers of the country and the struggles of the new Republic. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
September 14, 2013
Wild Game Cooking Championship and Hunting & Fishing Expo
2nd Annual Tri-County Wild Game Cooking Championship and Hunting & Fishing Expo Bibb, Chilton, and Shelby Counties. Highway 25 in front of Huddle House & Tractor Supply. Expo Open to the Public: 8 AM – 2 PM. Cook Teams Serve: 11 AM – 1 PM (tickets to eat $10). Cook-Off and Drawing Winners Announced: 1 PM.
October 5, 2013
Fire Prevention Parade
Fire Prevention Parade 205-665-1519. Free. Downtown and Orr Park–Downtown parade at 10 a.m.
October 27, 2013
Critters by the Creek
Critters by the Creek. 205-665-1519. Free. Orr Park–Vendors, pet-related arts and crafts, and fun activities for pet owners. Sponsored by the Montevallo Park and Recreation Board. 2-4 p.m.
October 31, 2013
Hometown Halloween. 205-665-1519. Free. Main St.–Trick-or-treat on Main Street and enjoy live music, seasonal snacks, and hometown hospitality. 3-5 p.m. .
November 11, 2013
Veterans Day Salute
Veterans Day Salute. 205-665-3535 ext.1063. www.americanvillage.org. Admission charged. The American Village–Admission free to veterans and active military as an honor for service and sacrifice. 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
November 21, 2013
Christmas Parade and Holiday Street Party
Christmas Parade and Holiday Street Party. 205-665-1519. Free.. Main Street, Montevallo–Vendors along Main St. for the afternoon and the appearance of Santa Claus at the end of this annual day of holiday fun make the event a great way to start the season. Marching band, floats constructed by community organizations, and civic officials welcoming citizens are features of the parade. Following the parade children are invited to meet Santa for a photo with him at First Baptist Church in Montevallo. Street Party 3-6 p.m.; Parade 6 p.m..
December 10-12, 2013
A Colonial Christmas at the American Village
Christmas lunch and a tour of the American Village with period holiday decorations. Tues.-Thurs., 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. and Noon-2:30 p.m. $25 per person.
205-665-3535 ext. 1031. www.americanvillage.org