Voices at the Crossroads: Stories of Old Monroeville
The Old Courthouse Museum will be central to the action on December 5th, 6th & 7th when Monroe County Museum presents Voices at the Crossroads: Stories of Old Monroeville, a two-act play written and directed by Stephanie Salter.
With a cast of over thirty local volunteers, Crossroads features characters from the past and present telling stories of the people and events that shaped the fascinating and often humorous history of Monroeville and Monroe County. An added feature of the show will be special guests providing live music as period accent.
Thursday and Friday performances begin at 7:00 pm. The Saturday matinee starts at 2:00 pm. Admission is $20. For tickets call Monroe County Museum at 251-575-7433.
Excel Christmas Parade
Join the Excel Community for their Christmas Parade, December 6th at 6pm
Excel Christmas Fest
The Town of Excel will host "Christmas Fest" at the Kelly House and property on December 6th. It will begin with Art and Crafts show at 3pm along with Carriage Rides around the town to see "Light up the Town" shorty after dark. The Christmas Parade will begin at 6pm with the lighting of the Christmas Tree. The entertainment will be local singers and the Excel High School Concert Band. the band will be presenting a Christmas Concert shortly after the parade. Come and enjoy this event to start the Christmas Season. We will have several food vendors. So come, eat and enjoy the 1st of what we hope will be an annual event! The proceeds from the event will help fund a town clock.
Monroeville's Annual Christmas Parade
Monroeville's Annual Christmas will roll through downtown Monroeville on Saturday, Dec. 7th at 10 am. In case of inclement weather the parade will be rescheduled for Dec. 14th at 10 am. If you would like to be a participant in the parade or sponsor the event, contact the chamber office.
Downtown Hardware and Flooring Ribbon Cutting and Small Business of the Month
Emmett's House Ribbon Cutting
The Chamber will host a ribbon cutting for Emmett's House on Dec. 10th at 4pm. The new business is located on the square at 58 N Alabama Avenue in downtown Monroeville. All are welcome to attend the ceremony.
City of Monroeville Mobile Symphony Christmas Concert
The Mobile Symphony Christmas Concert performance will be located at Nettles Auditorium.The genre this year will include a Celtic singing group from Ireland. Doors open at 6:30 pm Concert begins at 7:30pm. School bands, children's choirs and music students are encouraged to attend. Dress is holiday attire. No admission charge thanks to the generous donors including Platinum Sponsor Georgia Pacific and Alabama River Cellulose. Gold Sponsors: Coastal Alabama Community College, the City of Monroeville and Silver Sponsors. Media sponsorships include the Monroe Journal and WMFC local radio station 99.3 FM. Spend a spectacular evening with the Mobile Symphony. For further information contact Event Coordinator, Dawn Brewton (251) 923-7470.