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Harriott II Cruises for the week

Good Morning everyone!!  Here are list of upcoming cruises for this week! We hope you will join us for one! 

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Riverwalk Wine Festival (Photos)

Hi everyone! Here are a few pictures from the Wine Festival this past weekend!  We had a great turnout!   

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Weekend Events

Good Afternoon everyone!  This weekend there are several fun events happening, most notably the Riverwalk Wine Festival!  It will be happening tomorrow afternoon from 1-4 p.m. down at the Riverfront.  There will be wine tasting from 11 different distributors representing over 100 wineries.  Admission is $25.  Following the wine festival there will be a Harriott II Wine Fest Cruise.  Plan on joining us for these events! They will be a blast!  If you are looking for something else to do this weekend there will be a Blues Cruise taking place on Sunday evening. 

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First weekend of October

If you missed this weekend down at the Riverfront you missed a lot.  The Zombie Prom/Walk took place on Friday night, which had a turnout of around 500 people and benefited the Montgomery Food Bank.  The Hogs N' Hens Cookoff, benfiting Family Promise of Montgomery, had a huge turnout, filling up the Train Shed.  The Montgomery Half-Marathon brought more than 2,000 participants to Montgomery.  The runners had a scenic route that included passing through downtown, by local colleges along with the Governor's mansion.   

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Dine and Dash

Don't forget to come out for Dine and Dash tonight to help benefit the food bank!  It will go from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. in downtown Montgomery.  Come and try out some foods from the participating restaurants which include The House, The Exchange, The Olive Room, The Deli, Sa Za’s, Dreamland BBQ & AlleyBAR.  

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Light the Night Walk

Tomorrow night at the Union Station Train Shed there will be a "Light the Night Walk" to benefit the Leukemia/Lymphoma Society.  Registration begins at 5 p.m. and the walk begins at 7 p.m.  I encourage all of you to come out and support this great cause!  

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In the Week Ahead...

Good Monday Morning Everyone! 

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Welcome to the New Parks & Rec Website!

Good Morning All!  We are pleased to introduce you to the new and improved City of Montgomery Parks and Recreation Department website!  This website has been built for the purpose of keeping the citizens of Montgomery informed about the different events that will be coming to the city.  Please check the Event Calendar to find out what is coming your way!   

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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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