Need Christmas dinner fixings that are fresh yet not too expensive? Then, if you’re looking to support local farmers and artisans, make your way to the Alex City Farmers Market this coming Saturday.
Visit the farmers market in the heart of town and chat with the neighbors. Browse a wide selection of handmade goods, from jams and jellies to décor and utility items, all handcrafted by local artisans.
Event to Thank Customers at Lakeside Mercantile to Be Held on September 3
8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Dadeville Lakeside Mercantile, located at 8246 Co. Rd. 34, will be holding a Labor Day Customer Appreciation party on Saturday,
in addition to their holiday celebrations. The Dadeville shop sells a wide variety of goods, including artwork made by local artists and Polywood furniture.
Celebrate the start of football season with Auburn Tigers gear or a hat featuring Lake Martin.
Annual Dove Shoot at Walkabout Ranch, September 3
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
New Location for Walkabout Ranch
Like a healthy dose of rivalry instead? This Labor Day weekend, put your shooting skills to the test at the Walkabout Ranch Annual Dove Shoot in New Site. Shooters pay $50 every round, and spectators pay $10. Registration begins at 10 a.m. when the gates open. After lunch at 11 am, we’ll review gun safety rules until it’s time to head to the range at noon.
Our FREE Labor Day Weekend concert returns! 🎻🤩🎶
September 5 at 8 p.m., join NSO Artistic Advisor @BenFolds, saxophonist Charlie Young, and conductor @lawrenceloh for a free outdoor concert on @kencen‘s south plaza. ⤵https://t.co/T6kFrfZ6nD pic.twitter.com/atREX5m3gL
— National Symphony Orchestra (@NatSymphonyDC) August 6, 2021
Sunday, September 3: Birding Walk for Novices
1 – 3:00 pm
Alexander City’s Wind Creek State Park
Take some time off from your busy schedule and enjoy the fresh air and sunshine. Take advantage of Wind Creek State Park’s free introductory lesson and prepare to be amazed by the region’s fauna.
Birdwatchers in Tallapoosa County are encouraged to bring their own binoculars and join park interpreters as they look for Purple Martins, Osprey, and Chimney Swifts. There is an up-front cost associated with entering the park.
Many of these events and other activities to enjoy over Labor Day and throughout the year have further details on TheActiveNews.Com.