Near the Choctaw National Wildlife Refuge, Gilbertown is home to many local tributes to the past and present.
The city takes pride in the Choctaw County Historical Museum
where much history about the city may be found.
Another main part of the city is the Alabama Southern Community College where they take pride in the higher education standards of the school.
The city is located in Choctaw County
), 25 miles S of Butler along Highway 17.
There are many accommodations when visiting the area including the local hotel, Water Valley Lodges.
History Choctaw County Historical Museum |
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08/26 Coming to The area
Musical Echoes Fort Walton Beach FL April19-21 Musical Echoes Flute Festival hosts the largest Native American Flute and Art Festival in the USA. Located on the beautiful Emerald Coast of Fort Walton Beach/Destin Florida, the festival offers a garland of exqusite sights and sounds.
Pensacola Repticon Show Pensacola FL April27-28 Features two days of reptile fun, with over 100 tables of top-quality reptiles, amphibians, exotic pets and pet products, hourly seminars and presentations, door prizes sponsored by Exo Terra, and much more!
Pensacola Crawfish Festival Pensacola FL May4-6 The festival is one of the largest crawfish boils in the state and is always held in downtown Pensacola on the beautiful waterfront of Bartram Park. The Pensacola Crawfish Festival brought a little of the Louisiana bayou right here to Pensacola Bay.
Billy Bowlegs Pirate Festival Fort Walton Beach FL May30-June1 Watch Capt. Billy and his Krewe invade the city, while the FWB mayor works hard to protect his fair city and citizens. There's entertainment, grog and grub aplenty for sailors and landlubbers alike. This is the Chamber's signature event, and is always held the first weekend in June. (Up to 20,000 visitors over the course of two days.)
Fort Walton Beach Greek Festival Fort Walton Beach FL August31-September2 Taste the authentic Greek foods being served throughout the festival. Listen to exciting Greek music. Hosted by Saints Markella and Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church.
Pensacola Greek Festival Pensacola FL October11-13 Live bouzouki music, folk dance performances, a variety of delicious foods, shopping in the Greek Market and tours of the church.