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Governor Announces"Year of Parks"
Governor Robert Bentley attended the Baumhower's ShrimpFest at Oak Mountain State Park and announced 2014 as "The Year of The Parks". For more information about the ShrimpFest event series and The Parks 75th anniversary..........
The Alabama State Parks would like to thank all of our supporters. The Parks have endured adverse situations over the past few years and we are proud to have our visitors and supporters that have helped us meet those challenges head on. Without you, we don't prosper.
Governor Robert Bentley attended the Baumhower's ShrimpFest & Bar-B-Q at Oak Mountain State Park to announce 2014 as the "Year of the Parks". To find out about the event series that will celebrate the Parks 75th anniversary........
Dec 06, 2013 to Dec 30, 2013
Bed and Breakfast at Joe Wheeler
Join us at Joe Wheeler State Park for our Bed and Breakfast package; which includes a standard room with two queen size beds and breakfast for two. Available Sunday through Thursday for $69.94. Call the park office for reservations (256) 247-5461. Read more >>>
Dec 07, 2013
Cheaha's Candy Land/Santa Breakfast
Join us at Cheaha State Park and see our wonderland called Candy Land (Gingerbread Village), that is made up from candies and cookies. Also join us on December 7th for "Breakfast with Santa" and free pictures! Call the park office for reservations or more details (256) 488-5115. Read more >>>
Dec 10, 2013
Discovering Alabama's Doug Phillips
Join us at Monte Sano State Park Lodge on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. The Flint River Conservation Association cordially invites you to come celebrate 30 years of "Discovering Alabama" with Doug Phillips and his co-producer Roger Reid. Call the park office for more details (256) 534-3757. Read more >>>
Dec 14, 2013
Christmas Parade of Lights
Join us at Joe Wheeler State Park for our 38th Annual Christmas Parade of Lights. The parade will start at 6:00 p.m. Other activities include a visit from Santa in the lobby, and a Christmas holiday buffet will be served at Daniella's in the Park beginning at 4:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Call the park for more details (256) 247- Read more >>>
Dec 31, 2013 to Jan 01, 2014
Cheaha's Lighted Turkey Ball Drop
Join us New Year's Eve for our 1st Annual Lighted Turkey Ball Drop at the highest point in Alabama! We will watch as Pinhoti the Turkey's lighted ball descends from Cheaha Tower. After the ball drops Cheaha's Restaurant will serve a breakfast buffet from 11:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. Call the park office for more details, or reservations (800) 846-2654. Read more >>>
The vision of the Alabama State Park System is to be recognized as one of the leading State Park systems in the nation in providing quality outdoor recreation services and resources to the public.