These are your can’t miss Alabama food events for May!Geico 500




Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival, Foley (May 4 – 7)

Pilots from across the U.S will participate and the festival will include balloon glows Friday and Saturday night, the World Famous Disc Connected K-9’s Frisbee Dog Show, Carnival rides, Arts and Crafts vendors and great food and entertainment.


Cullman Strawberry Fest, Cullman (May 5 -6)

Cullman StrawberryFest features the best strawberries and produce in North Alabama!


Geico 500 Weekend, Lincoln (May 5 – 7)

Talladega Superspeedway is NASCAR’s Most Competitive Track (record 88 changes in 188 laps), most banked (33 degrees), and longest (2.66 miles), as well as the most fun and fan-friendly, offering up hundreds of acres of free camping, amazing kids ticket prices and special offers for military members and college students.


WhistleStop Weekend, Huntsville (May 5 – 6)

A foot-stompin’, pig-chompin’ two-day festival on the grounds of the Huntsville Depot offers live entertainment, a children’s play zone, and professional and amateur barbecue cooking competitions.


Orange Beach Wine Festival, Orange Beach (May 13)

The Orange Beach Wine Fest is one of the most cherished tickets on the island. Over 120 wines, three live music acts, food from distinguished local restaurants, boat tours of the bay, custom wine glass, custom wine bag- and even craft beer for the un-winies.


Regions Tradition, Birmingham (May 17 – May 21)

Come on out to the beautiful Greystone Golf & Country Club to witness some of golfs greats such as Miguel Angel Jimenez, John DAly, Jeff Maggert, Freddie Couples, Tom Lehman, Bernhard Langer, Mark O’Meara and many more!


The Hangout Music Festival , Gulf Shores (May 19 – 21)

An annual three-day music festival held at the public beaches of Gulf Shores, Alabama. The event features many genres of music, including rock, indie, hip-hop- and electronic dance music. The event will also offer festival-goers the best seafood the Gulf can offer.


Bob Sykes BBQ & Blues Festival, 7th Annual, Bessemer (May 20)

It is a relaxing atmosphere for the entire family to enjoy a variety of local and national blues musicians along with Bob Sykes barbecue. Bring a chair or blanket and the whole family

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