Giving Visitors to Etowah County All They Need To Enjoy.

Whether you're planning a weekend of hiking, biking, or a game of golf, or a getaway for the entire family, our weekend getaway, will help you find the perfect mix of activities, attractions, and accommodations for your upcoming stay in Gadsden, Alabama.


Who We Are

Gadsden has the perfect combination of mountain scenery, rushing waters, and even a little history. From golf courses to children's museums and Noccalula Falls, there are lots of things to do and see in this beautiful city.

Our Mission

The mission of the Etowah County Tourism Board is to develop the economic prosperity of Etowah County through the promotion of tourism and by attracting and assisting visitors to our communities.

Our Product

Our product is the wide-range of leisure, cultural, historic, and recreational activities that Etowah County has to offer. In addition, the Coosa River and Noccalula Falls combine to give the county abundant natural resource attractions which drive our brand: our natural beauty, the outdoors, and outdoor activity

Our Vision

Our goal is to give visitors to Etowah County all they need to enjoy our offerings and to be a strong partner with county stakeholders, while being a leader in regional tourism efforts.

Our Goal

It points to the ECTB promoting Gadsden and Etowah County in a manner never done before. Actively promoting the Greater Gadsden Area should create an upswing in visitors, hotel room nights, and ancillary sales


Annual Events

Etowah County and Gadsden, Alabama, are home to many amazing unique events. It's not hard to deny we love the outdoors and every season and every day in Gadsden brings something new and exciting year round.


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    We introduce a wide range of leisure, cultural, historic, and recreational activities that Etowah County has to offer.




    We love our home, and we hope you do too! Show us your love by tagging #greatergadsden to be featured on our Instagram
    Did you know it is World Chocolate Day? Time to settle in the A/C with some Chocolate and relax. Please tell us...What Greater Gadsden restaurant has your favorite chocolate dessert??
    First Saturday at Carver Square! Vendors! *HAVE A GOOD TIME* May – October!
    Oh yeah - Its Farmers Market Day in City of Attalla !!!
    🧨Fireworks! Food!🌭 Drinks! 🥤 Live Music! Fireworks show sponsored by Gadsden-Etowah Patriots Association Live Music, Food & Drinks brought to you by The Amp ! July 4th  Fireworks over the Coosa in @citCity of Gadsden! Prime viewing spots are Convention Hall and the Mort Glosser Amphitheater aka The Amp  parking lots, and Coosa Landing parking lot. Show begins at dark.#adventurebeginshere #stayhere #dontdrinkanddrive 🛌Book lodging at
    Thank you for spending your holiday in the Greater Gadsden Area!  Adventure Begins Here! Stay safe and have a great weekend!  For what's new to do, check out the Official Etowah Event Calendar at #greatergadsden #adventurebeginshere #CityOfPromise #wearehokesbluff #AllAboutTheG #wearesouthside #GadsdenAlabama
    Back Forty Beer Company Fireworks Tonight. Doors Open at 4pm.
    Van Smith 12th Street Farmers Market! North 12th Street and Tuscaloosa Ave in front of the old movie theatre. Tuesday through Saturday from 9am until 5. April-September
    Worldwide Knit in Public Day is June 8th!! Greater Gadsden is so fortunate to have the BEST place to shop and learn!  The Taming of The Ewe, A Yarn & Tea Boutique Sign up today to reserve your spot and embark on a delightful knitting journey! Call 256-546-9090. #adventurebeginshere #gadsdenalabama #visitnorthal #sweethomealabama