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ETOWAH COUNTY TOURISM

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.

Overview

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.
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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.
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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
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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.
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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

Upcoming

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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    Etowah County

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

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    We love our home, and we hope you do too! Show us your love by tagging #greatergadsden to be featured on our Instagram
    Toson: The Appointed documentary screening.  In partnership with the Gadsden Public Library, the Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts is pleased to offer one of the premier screenings of filmmaker Dwight Cammeron’s documentary “Toson: The Appointed” featuring Alabama artist and Gadsden native Willie “Toson” Coleman. The meet and greet is at 5:30 pm and the film starts at 6 pm. Free admission.
    Art Experience with Nanda at Gallery at 808 .  Feel like creating your own art! Let’s do it! Limited seats. Bring your own drink! $35 all supplies provided. Thursday Feb 29th 4-6pm. 808 Sth 4th St, Gadsden, AL 35901.
    Tickets Now on Sale! https://bit.ly/3wvEWdL 
Book your lodging at www.GreaterGadsden.com
    Photo Contest! 🐯📸 Join us on Untamed Mountain for an exciting March! 🎉 Get ready for #peacefest2024  on March 23rd - 24th with discounted admission! 🌿 Spring break extended dates in March! 🌸 Don't forget our #WildFocus photo contest - submit your photos by March 5th for a chance to win amazing prizes! 🏆! WE ONLY HAVE ONE PHOTO SUBMISSION! PLEASE SUBMIT PHOTOS FROM YOUR VISIT TO Tigers for Tomorrow at Untamed Mountain!!!! Photos can be older or recent. Go to our website to get your entry form and further instructions to submit your photos. Learn about our events, contests,  and more on our website! #WalkOnTheWildSide #TigersForTomorrow 🐾
    Third Thursday Treats – Food Truck Feast at The Venue at Coosa Landing !  Please join us from 11:00 am-7:00 pm or until sold out. Trucks subject to change
    We L♥VE our Visitors that come to Gadsden, Etowah County, Alabama!  Stop in the Visitors Information Center (623 Broad St.) for a FREE Visitors Guide!
    Valentine’s Fat Tuesday Beer Dinner!  Back Forty Beer Company invites you to their  annual Valentine's Beer Dinner. This year we celebrate a touch of New Orleans as we celebrate on Fat Tuesday 2/13. Beer will be paired with each course but there will be a cocktail option as well as a non alcohol option as well. $125 per couple, reservations required. Please call or text 256-504-6452.
    For places to Stay, Play, Dine & Shop - check out GreaterGadsden.com
    Calling all Musicians!  Open Mic Nights Wednesdays 7-10 pm. 525 Broad Street. All acts welcome.