Surrounded by the Talladega National Forest, Anniston is a wonderful town that entertains with many recreational opportunities like fishing, bicycling, camping, multiple golf courses, and an impressive 26 parks throughout the city.
The Annison Museum of National History and the Women's Army Corp Museum are excellent places to visit. They have years of information on the history of the area and an important part of history of the military.
Located in Calhoun County
), as part of the metro area, it boasts of a old town beauty and old town heritage. The town was named after the daughter-in-law Annie Scott Tyler, of the General Danial Tyler, one of the Anniston's founders.
Talladega National Forest
rests just south of the town and provides many outdoor activities including boating, hiking, camping, fishing, horse riding, and swimming.
Alabama State Parks Cheaha State Park |
Art Wrens Nest Inc Gallery |
Education Harry M. Ayers State Technical College | Noma's School of Gymnastics |
Golf Ramada Inn |
Motels, Hotels and Resorts Victoria Country Inn |
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05/17 Coming to The area
Mountain Brook Spring Art Show Mountain Brook AL April20 Up to one hundred local member artists
will display original artwork for sale in an outdoor setting in quaint Mountain
Brook near Crestline Village. Artwork available will range in size from minis to
extra large canvases and all price ranges. Jazz band will be featured and food
will be available at field.
Georgia Strawberry Festival Art and Craft Show Reynolds GA April27 The Georgia Strawberry Festival Arts and Crafts Show invite you to Reynolds, Georgia for a funfilled day of arts and crafts, food, fun and entertainment as we celebrate strawberry season.
Panoply Arts Festival Huntsville AL April26-28 Each spring in the heart of the Rocket City the arts are in full bloom at the Panoply Arts Festival.
Inman Park Spring Festival Atlanta GA April27-28 During the last weekend in April each year, Inman Park proudly presents a neighborhood festival widely regarded as Atlanta's most spirited and eclectic. Highlights include: Atlanta's biggest Street Market, A juried Arts and Crafts Show, The city's quirkiest and most colorful Parade, The Tour of Homes, Live music, A Dance Festival, Children's Activities, Food and beverages.
Powers' Festival Newnan GA April27-28 Powers Festival supplies the best arts, crafts, food, fun, and entertainment.
Cotton Pickin' Fair Gay GA May4-5 Features Jewelery, Pottery, Quilts, Clothing, Sculpture, Catfish, Antiques, Jams, Jellies, Flowers and Woodcarving.