Oscar-winning filmmaker, musician, producer and composer, Questlove, took a meaningful approach to the year's theme of "Gilded Glamour" by "representing for African-Americans in this country." Questlove explained in an interview with Vogue that "because the Gilded period is a little bit different for our story... I wanted to highlight Black women who have sacrificed for the country. So I'm rockin' their quilt right now."
The Agriculture Adventure Trail encourages the public to engage with local agricultural businesses in a fun and educational way. You’ll find all kinds of cool things to do on the Agriculture Adventures Trail: hands-on farms, orchards, farmer’s markets, made-on-the-farm products, farms with animals, U-pick farms, vineyards & wineries, farm-to-table dining, corn mazes, pumpkin patches, living history farms, farm festivals, and so much more! Here are 4 highlights from the 35 stops along the Agriculture Adventures Trail.
Paul Attaway retired from a 30-year career as a small business entrepreneur to pursue his calling as a writer. In his debut novel, "Blood in the Low Country," Paul tells the story of Monty Atkins who attended college at The University of Alabama, and yes, thinks Bear Bryant walks on water. He's a good man who loves God and his wife and kids. But he also loves the Lowcountry, Charleston specifically, golf, baseball, college football and Shrimp ’n Grits.
This holiday season we’ve decided to highlight the incredible places, spaces, events, and happenings that Alabama offers. This gift-guide is uniquely curated to provide thoughtful experiences rather than physical presents! Make those around you feel extra special with a memory they’ll never forget.
Kendra Scott is recognizing Donna Dukes and her philanthropic efforts with The Maranathan Academy by partnering with her during Kendra Scott's 12 Days of Joy.
Our 2021 Experiential Gift-Guide is uniquely curated to provide thoughtful experiences for your loved-one’s specific interests! Make those around you feel extra special with a memory they’ll never forget.
Alabama’s prosperous Black Belt has taken note of the wise words and utilized the regions’ local treasures to produce some of the state’s most delicious flavors from sweet confections to savory sausages. Named for its rich, dark, nutrient-rich soil, the 23 counties wrap the state’s midsection like a belt, tying together Alabama’s Civil Rights history and a celebration of southern tradition.
As it turns out, delicious BBQ is a perfect reason for the entire family to get out of the house and celebrate the end of summer. Gather your family and friends on August 28 to enjoy good music, Alabama’s best BBQ and fun activities for all ages!