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StayCation is Fast Approaching!

Montgomery's Staycation is fast approaching!  Beginning this Friday afternoon at 6 p.m. the Staycation will kick off with the Pub Crawl.  The Pub Crawl includes bars such as The Alley Bar, Cantina, The Exchange, The Deli, The House Restaurant, The SandBAR and more!  For a complete list visit                RSVP-Montgomery.com.  Wristbands will be $10 per person and can be purchased at the ticket booth on Commerce Street beginning at 5 p.m. on Commerce Street.  Along with the Pub Crawl, the Harriott II will be offering a Pub Crawl Cruise.  Tickets for this cruise will be $10.   

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Staycation is coming back!!  Beginning May 25 and continuing through May 28, you will be able to enjoy Live Entertainment, Children's Activities, Watercross events and More!  During this year's Staycation the Renaissance will be offering a special rate at $119/night.  For more information, please call the Montgomery Renaissance at (334) 481-5000.   

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Second Saturday - May 12


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Second Saturday - April 14, 2012

We would like to thank all of you for coming down to the Riverfront for the very first Second Saturday!  Thank you for the comments and informing us know how we can make the next event even more of a success.  For the month of May, there will be more food vendors, arts & crafts and activities for the children.  Admission to get into the event will remain free, but there will be a fee attached the activities along with the food.  We hope to see you in May for Seconday Saturday!  Here are some snapshots from Saturday! :)  

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New Riverfront Events

Good Morning Everyone!  There have been new events posted on our Event Calendar for the month of April and May!  The "Smoke on the Water" cruise has been added to the schedule for April 26th.  There are also several Tennis tournaments coming up in the next couple of weeks.  For the month of May, we have added the "Mothers Day" cruise, along with Bama's Big Bang, which will be returning to Riverfront Park.   

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Smoke on the Water

The Harriott II and Havana Dreamin' present a "Smokers Haven" cruise, which will take place on Thursday, April 26th.  Boarding will begin at 6:30 p.m., with the cruise departing at 7 p.m. and returning to dock at 9 p.m.  Tickets are priced at $25/person.  To purchase tickets you may call (334) 625-2100, visit the Box Office at 200 Coosa Street or Click Here.  This ticket includes: Light Hors D'oeuvres, Live Entertainment, Montecristo cigars.  A Cash Bar will also be available.   

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Plant It Montgomery

"Plant It" Montgomery will be held on April 21st, beginning at 9 a.m. in Oak Park.  There will be giveaways of Crepe Myrtles, Gardenias and Tomato Plants.  Along with the giveaways activities will be available for children, speakers on hand as well as a presentation of the Fitzgerald Award. 

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Adult League Softball

Spring is here, which means Softball season begins! 

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Summer Riverfront Events

Beginning in April, Riverfront Park will begin offering a family, fun and Free event to the public.  These will take place the second Saturday of each month, through September 8th, 2012.  There will be Live Entertainment, Interactive Activities for children of all ages, Vendors and Cocktails will be available from the SandBAR!  The first event will take place on April 14th and run from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. and will conclude with Fireworks!  Begin making your plans and we hope to see all of you there!  

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February Preview

Good Morning All!! February is upon us and there are several things going on that you should be aware of.   

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City-Wide Map

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About Montgomery

The recreation department of Montgomery was created on March 1, 1948, through the efforts of several Montgomery citizens, including Earl James. Mr. James used the recreation plank in his campaign for the City Commission, was elected and immediately followed ...

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Montgomery, Al  36106

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   (334) 625-2300

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