Marina Guide Marina Guide
Lake Store

Water Events


September 20, 2016 - September 30, 2017 (8:30 AM - 6:00 PM)

Fitness Classes offered:

Weekely schedule and special events

Event's Official Web Page Location: InvivoFitness
Contact: jenny Phone: 918-805-6610 Click to e-mail jenny


February 24 - 25, 2017 (6:00 PM - 1:00 AM)

Come on out to the pub crawl at HarborWalk Village and the Destin Harbor. Wear your best Mardi Gras outfit and prepare for the weekend’s events!

Enjoy drink specials at each stop and Let the Good Times Roll!
$10.00 donation Food For Thought Outreach.

February 25, 2017

10K 7:45am CST - 5K 7:55am CST

(russell forest run)

Location: Russell Crossroads (GPS)

February 25, 2017 (2:00 PM - 5:00 PM)

Beads, beads and more beads on the Destin Harbor! The Good Times Roll with dazzling floats, colorful costumes, beads, street performers, live music as the parade rolls through the Destin Harbor Boardwalk.

Free to attend/ $50.00 entry fee for parade participants.

February 25, 2017 (2:30 PM - 7:30 PM)

Enjoy tasting a variety of wild game at the Meek Baptist Church Annual Wild Game Feast on Saturday, February 25th, 2017 from 2:30pm-7:30pm located on Helicon Road in Arley, AL.

Hear special guest speaker, international safari hunter, Dr. Paige Patterson and live music performance from Greg McDougal & Family!

Plus, we'll have many great vendors offering products, services, and educational seminars!


Contact: Thomas Hyche Phone: 205-387-7731 Click to e-mail Thomas Hyche

February 25, 2017 (7:00 PM - 10:00 PM)

Inagurial Mardi Gras Ball. Dubbed Krewe De Lu Roux's Birds of Paradise Mardi Gras Ball, you will be sure to enjoy a night filled with hot music, great food and beverage.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Lulu's - Destin

February 26, 2017 (2:00 PM - 4:00 PM)

Join Sandestin for the annual Mardi Gras Dog Parade featuring “Canines & Comics” as this year’s theme. The streets will be filled with costumed dogs and their humans throwing a myriad of throws, beads, and parade favors

Phone: 850.267.8117

February 28, 2017

Prepare to let your hair down on what many call the most festive day of the year, Fat Tuesday! "Laissez les bon temps rouler" (let the good times roll) with the 15th Annual Fat Tuesday Mardi Gras Parade. Unique and colorful floats, golf carts, and pick-up trucks roll down the streets.

Phone: 850.267.8117

February 28, 2017 (5:00 PM - 7:00 PM)

Celebrate Mardi Gras and revel in the fun at HarborWalk Village and enjoy flavorful & free red beans and rice!

February 28, 2017 (6:00 PM - 8:00 PM)

Parade your four-legged puppies in HarborWalk Village’s first annual Mardi PAWS costume contest. Dress the doggies in green, purple and gold as local judges award first, second and third place. To enter contact Ryan at

$10.00 entry fee donation to Alaqua Animal Rescue and Panhandle Animal Welfare Society
*free entry with donation of dried dog food

MARCH 2017

March 4, 2017

More than 200 people are expected to raise more than $12,000 to stop MS in its tracks, restore what has been lost and end MS forever at the 3rd Annual Walk MS Lake Havasu City taking place on March 4, 2017 at the Island Trail (Time TBD). Walk MS is an opportunity for people living with MS and those who care about them to connect, join together, be inspired and raise critical funds for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Walk MS Lake Havasu City is where friends, loved ones and co-workers team up to change the world for everyone affected by MS. Participants can choose from a 1 mile or over 2 mile fully accessible route. In 2015 alone, more than 315,000 people in nearly 550 locations across the country walked to create a world free of MS, raising nearly $50 million. Since 1988, Walk MS has raised more than $920 million to fund critical research and life-changing services to help people with MS live their best lives. WHEN: March 4, 2017

WHERE: Lake Havasu City, the Island Trail


WHY: Proceeds raised will support cutting-edge MS research, and life-changing services to help people living with MS live their best lives.

HASHTAGS: #walkMS and #WalkTogether

Event's Official Web Page Location: Island Trail Ball Field
Contact: Lynette Hoyt Phone: 480-455-3962 Click to e-mail Lynette Hoyt

March 12, 2017 (2:00 AM - 2:00 AM)
The clock is set forward one hour at 2:00 AM (Second Sunday in March). Remember to change smoke detector batteries.

March 12, 2017 (12:00 PM - 4:00 PM)

The camp is presented by Muscogee, Hoo Knows: Family & Kids of the Chattahoochee Valley and AutoNation Honda. It will be held Sunday, March 12 from noon-4 p.m. at the National Infantry Museum.

Event's Official Web Page Location: National Infantry Museum

APRIL 2017

April 1, 2017 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
Location: River North Marina (GPS)

April 8 - 9, 2017 (8:00 AM - 1:00 PM)

The lake cleanup will be from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on with volunteers meeting at both the Rock Quarry and Binion Creek boat landings.

In addition to these two manned locations, all public boat landings around Lake Tuscaloosa, Lake Nicol and Harris Lake will include unmanned drop-off points for volunteers to clean their favorite stretch of local waters.

Location: Binion Creek Boat Ramp (GPS)

April 8, 2017 (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
Location: River North Marina (GPS)

April 22, 2017 (11:00 AM - 8:00 PM)

Multi-Cultural Music & Arts Festival


* DRIVIN N CRYIN (facebook)
THE SKIDS (facebook)
* ADAM HOOD (BAND) (facebook)
* REVEL IN DIMES (facebook)
* PINE HILL HAINTS (facebook)

Location: Old 280 Boogie

April 28 - 29, 2017

(River & Brews Tickets)

Drake White The Big Fire (Facebook)

The SteelDrivers (Facebook)


Location: Civitan Park Pier (GPS)

MAY 2017

May 20, 2017 (7:00 AM - 2:00 PM)

The Union Volunteer Fire and Rescue 9UVF&R) will host its 35th Annual Spring Festival on May 20th 2017.  The Festival will feature a wide variety of arts and craft booths and household items for sale.  The Festival will also present live local musicians, BBQ plates for sale, children's games and other activities designed for the entire family.  The keynote event is a cash raffle that historically has awarded thousands in cash prizes.  For individuals interested in renting a booth cost is only $10 for a 10x10 space.  If you have questions, or would like to rent a booth, please contact Kurt Pfitzner, Director, Community Outreach, UVF&R, at 334-233-9852. 

Location: Union Volunteer Fire and Rescue
Contact: Col Kurt Pfitzner, USAF (Retired) Phone: 334-233-9852 Click to e-mail Col Kurt Pfitzner, USAF (Retired)

May 26 - 28, 2017

Enjoy music on the green for Memorial Day Weekend at The Town Green at Russell Crossroads May 26 & 27 and special festivities at SpringHouse on May 28. Bring your chairs and coolers and join your family and friends for a great weekend of music and fun.


Location: Russell Crossroads (GPS)

May 27 - 28, 2017

(Alabama Jubilee Schedule)

(Decatur Art Guild)

This festival is one of the largest hot air balloon gatherings in the Southeast, featuring more than 60 balloons with races, key grab, tether rides and a balloon glow. There will be arts and crafts, food vendors, an antique car and tractor show, musical entertainment and children's activities.


Location: Point Mallard Park (GPS)

JUNE 2017

June 2 - 3, 2017
Location: Heritage Park Cullman

June 3 - 10, 2017
National Fishing and Boating Week (NFBW) - A national celebration of fishing and boating. Coinciding with most state's free fishing days, NFBW occurs each year during the first full week of June.

June 9, 2017

2 night event.  

Location: Strand Park (GPS)

June 10, 2017

Appreciation Day for Marinas.  

Location: Martin Lake (GPS)

JULY 2017

July 1 - 2, 2017

The Town Green at Russell Crossroads.

Location: Russell Crossroads (GPS)

July 3, 2017 (7:00 AM - 8:00 PM)

Kid’s activities, street performers, and continuous live music, including local favorites will keep the party going. The evening will end with an Independence Day firework extravaganza.

Event's Official Web Page Location: Destin Commons

July 4, 2017 (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)
Boats decorated with flags with an Independence Day theme parade from Kowaliga Marina to Childrens Harbor. Judging takes place and awards are given for the most decorated boats in different categories.
Location: Kowaliga Beach (GPS)

July 4, 2017 (9:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Fireworks at dark in the Kowaliga Bay area of Lake Martin. This annual event is one of the best fireworks shows in the southeast.
Location: Lake Martin Amphitheater (GPS)


August 21, 2017 (2:30 PM)

On Aug. 21, at 2:36 p.m., the moon will completely cover the face of the sun, creating about two minutes of darkness and a temperature drop of about 15 degrees. Plan your party!!

August 21, 2017 (2:30 PM)

On Aug. 21, at 2:36 p.m., the moon will completely cover the face of the sun, creating about two minutes of darkness and a temperature drop of about 15 degrees. Plan your party!!


October 5 - 7, 2017
Location: Wolf Creek Park


November 5, 2017 (2:00 AM - 2:00 AM)
The clock is set back one hour at 2:00 AM (First Sunday in November). Remember to winterize your boat(s) If you will not be using them in the winter months. Remember to change smoke detector batteries.

November 23, 2017


December 25, 2017
Location: All Over The World


January 1, 2018
Location: All Over The World