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.




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    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
    We Celebrate Our Seniors Today and Every Day! Please join us for the opening of the brand new Senior Wellness Center!
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    Know what day it is?  HUMP Day!  We're on the downhill slope to the WEEKEND! Plan your weekend getaway in Greater Gadsden Area!  For all the info on hotels, campgrounds, events and restaurants, go to #adventurebeginshere
    ๐Ÿ…๐Ÿฅ’๐ŸŠIt's that time of year!!! Hello Summer!  Hello Fresh Food!!! This Friday 7am-Noon at 5th Street in City of Gadsden  #ShopLocal #greatergadsden #adventurebeginshere
    ๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ“•Parents of kids 0-12 - Don't miss the SUMMER READING Kickoff PARTY hosted by Gadsden Public Library across the street at Underwood Park THIS Friday!!
    ๐Ÿ‘‡๐ŸŽฌ๐Ÿš—๐ŸŒญSave the Date - This Friday in City of Southside, Alabama
    Tonight!! Join us on the banks of the Coosa River for the 10th Annual Bash in the Bend with Tanner Usrey & Ole 60! We've teamed up with 65 South, Peachtree Entertainment, & some great local organizations and 100% of the proceeds go to local charities! Children 12 and under are free. Rain or shine. All proceeds benefit James M Barrie Center For Children & local charities. Gates open at 4:00pm. Showtime at 5:00pm. @bashinthebend For more details: