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A Change in Weather Brings Us Together: Fall Festivals & Celebrations in the Lake Martin Area

By Tallapoosa County Tourism | October 5, 2023

 “Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.” F. Scott Fitzgerald The bittersweet end to the summer season brings a wondrous new atmosphere to the Lake…

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Where to Watch Football Games at Lake Martin

By Shaylee Beck Moore | September 1, 2023

Where to Watch Football Games at Lake Martinby Shaylee Beck Moore Football season is here!  Whether your favorite place to catch the game is at an all-out sports venue or…

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Alexander City, Alabama Chosen as the #2 Best Southern Small Town 2023!

By | March 7, 2023

Congratulations Alexander City, Alabama for Being Chosen as the #2 Best Southern Small Town 2023! USA Today 10 Best Readers’ Choice Article by USA Today Photo by Scott Baker Charm…

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Say Yes to the Venue

By Tallapoosa County Tourism | February 22, 2023

Whether it’s a lake-front view, historic elegance or scenic allure you’re looking for to celebrate the biggest day of your life, Tallapoosa County and the Lake Martin area abounds with…

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Holiday Celebrations at Lake Martin

By Katelyn Cotten | October 26, 2022

‘Tis the season to celebrate in Tallapoosa County and the Lake Martin area. Whether you aretravelling or live locally, there is no better place to find heart-warming holiday activities. Fromshopping…

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Fall Winds Welcome Feathered Friends

By Katelyn Cotten | September 7, 2022

Nature lovers and fellow fall fanatics know precisely the kind of wind described. It’s the kind of breeze with a sensational warmth and bone chill at the same time; the…

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Main Street and Tallapoosa County Tourism Win Award of Excellence

By Katelyn Cotten | August 26, 2022

Alexander City, AL- On Thursday, August 18 Alexander City Main Street and Tallapoosa County Tourism attended the Main Street Alabama State Conference in Opelika, AL. Together, they won an Award…

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The Spirit of the Tallapoosa

By Katelyn Cotten | August 16, 2022

School is back in session, welcoming our favorite time of year: football season. Obviously, football is a sport that is celebrated nationwide. Many great stories revolve around the last-second winning…

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Lake Martin: The Shoreline of Songwriting

By Katelyn Cotten | July 22, 2022

Lake Martin…The Shoreline of Songwriting The annual Lake Martin Songwriters Festival is an event many locals and tourists look forward to all year long. For five days, this event spotlights…

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By Tallapoosa County Tourism | April 22, 2022

New Hotel Coming to Alexander City Press Release Date: April 22, 2022 Alexander City, Tallapoosa County, Alabama – The City of Alexander City announced Thursday that a new hotel will…