At the foot of Dugger Mountain, Piedmont is located in Calhoun County
), 24 miles E of Gadsden
along Highway 78 near Talladega National Forest
One of the local attractions is the Chief Ladiga Trail that covers the wilderness area of the Dugger Mountain. The Weiss Lake, Lake Neely Henry, and the Coosa River are nearby providing plenty of rafting, boating, and canoeing with plenty of fishing.
The city is full of history at the Piedmont Museum. This museum provides plenty of information about the past of the city and the surrounding area.
The school system at Piedmont is a high priority making it rank high in academics. There are junior colleges, community colleges, and the Jacksonville State University.
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09/22 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.