May is the Hot Month for Festivals in North Alabama
In the South, everything is cause for a celebration. We celebrate art, barbeque, catfish, flowers, music, people, you name it! And with spring here, warmer weather means that people are getting back outside to enjoy the outdoors, and what better way to do so than at an annual festival. And May is the hot month for unique festivals in North Alabama! 3rd Friday Downtown Decatur, SoulStock, Alabama Jubilee, UNA Front Porch Storytelling Festival, Limestone Sheriff’s Rodeo, Arts Alive (Florence), Mooresville Historic Weekend, Poke Salat Music Festival (Arab), Catfish Festival (Scottsboro), Coal Fest (Brilliant), and Gadsden’s Riverfest all take place in May.
So spring for a trip and come celebrate all that North Alabama has to offer!
3rd Friday Downtown Decatur – May 17
UNA Front Porch Storytelling Festival – May 17-18
SoulStock – May 17-18
Limestone Sheriff’s Rodeo – May 17-18
Mooresville Historic Weekend – May 17-18
Poke Salat Music Festival – May 18
Catfish Festival – May 18
Arts Alive – May 18-19
Coal Fest – May 24-25
Alabama Jubilee Hot-Air Balloon Classic – May 25-26
Gadsden Riverfest – May 31-June 1