See what's happening in Selma and Dallas County.
Farmers Market Season
The Dallas County Farmers’ Market will officially be opened for its 2019 season beginning on Saturday, June 1, 2019. The market will be opened on Tuesday’s, Thursday’s and Saturday’s beginning June 1 – November 15, 2019, from 6:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. or until the last vendor sells out. The market is located at Bloch Park on Dallas Avenue in Selma. For more information or if you have questions, please contact the market manager at 334-518-0346.
Central Alabama Fair
Tuesday, October 1-Saturday, October 5, 2019
Lion's Fair Park
Thursday, October 3, 2019
“Alabama Creates 200 Years of Art and Artists”
Elliot A Knight
Executive Director of the Alabama State Council on the Arts
University of Alabama Press
Lunch cost is $8.00 unless otherwise noted. Payment must be included with reservation.
Program begins at 12:30 Book sales before and after.
Arts Revive presents Selma Swing, a Jazz event consisting of multiple Jazz ensembles at ArtsRevive's Carneal Building! Jazz musicians will include performances by Robert Harris, Sam Frazier, Elnora Spencer, Jock Web, and Clarence "Bluesman" Davis. Clyde's BBQ Truck will also be there with a menu for all diets!
Thu, October 3, 2019
5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
3 Church Street
Selma, al 36701
Non-member (includes membership): $35
1st Saturday Selma happens the first Saturday of each month from 10 AM - 2 PM in beautiful downtown Selma, Alabama! Join art galleries, food trucks, shops, restaurants, and music venues all day Saturday, and some will be open the night before! Check out the Facebook page for updates and specials: https://www.facebook.com/1stSaturdaySelma/ (334) 375-3838
Hear the Dead Speak at Old Cahawba
Saturday, October 5, 2019
10:00 am – 11:00 am
At Old Cahawba, you don’t have to believe in ghosts to hear the past speaking to you. Be an “above-ground archaeologist,” and discover messages in Cahawba’s relic landscape that were left behind by the town’s long dead residents. Bring your walking shoes, camera and curiosity for this intriguing guided walking tour of Alabama’s most famous ghost town. Call 334-872-8058 for more information or visit www.cahawba.com or www.facebook.com/oldcahawba.
ADDRESS: 9518 Cahaba Rd, Orrville, AL 36767
GPS: N 32.31963, W 87.10463
FEES: $8 per person.
Alabama Tale Tellin’ Festival
Thursday, October 10, 2019
More Details to follow...
The 3rd Annual Shrimp & Sausage Boil benefitting the Selma-Dallas County Boy Scouts is Saturday, October 12 from 4:00 pm-7:00 pm/ The event location is 1122 Water Avenue, Selma, AL also known as Play Selma.
Tickets are $30 for single ticket or $50 for a couple. Ticket includes all the boiled shrimp, Conecuh sausage, corn, potatoes and coleslaw you can eat plus 2 drink passes (beer or wine) per ticket.
Live entertainment will be provided by Paul Gardner.
Sponsorships are available for $300, which includes 4 tickets, 12 drink passes and sponsors name on t-shirts and banner.
For tickets or more information call Leith Wilson at 334-419-5067 or email
SABRA Candlelight Vigil
SABRA Administrative Offices
SAVE THE DATE
Wild Game Cook-off
Thursday, October 17, 2019
More details to follow...
Save The Date
Shuck 'n' Jive
Saturday, October 19, 2019
at Tally Ho Restaurant
Haunted History Tours of Old Cahawba
Saturday, October 19 & 26, 2019
Tour Times: 7:00, 7:30, 8:00, 8:30 & 9:00 p.m.
Alabama’s most famous ghost town is rarely open to nighttime visitors, but on Saturday, Oct, 19th and 26th, a few lucky people will experience Old Cahawba after dark. Reserve one of a limited number of tickets, and you will be transported to Cahawba’s most haunted locations where authentic historical accounts of ghosts attached to each place will be shared. Then the Alabama Paranormal Research group will step in with their ghost hunting equipment so you can participate in a mini investigation. After the formal tour, you can swap ghost tales around a bonfire, chat with a paranormal investigator, or learn more about Cahawba’s mysterious history.
Seats for this 90-minute tour and investigation are limited and advance tickets are required. This is a deluxe wagon tour but some walking is necessary. Recommended for ages 12 and up.
FEES: $20 per person
VOICES for Alabama’s Children and the Dallas Co CPC will be hosting a Community Leaders Forum to discuss Census participation on October 24th at 11:00am at the Ellwood Christian Academy. We will have a light lunch and be sharing information about how Census participation affects the dollars that your community is allocated for the next ten years.
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Welcome Back Chef Dominick! Celebrate Holiday Cooking!
Tickets are $15.00
All proceeds from the luncheon will benefit the work of the
Edmundite Missions among the needy in Selma and the Black Belt.
Annual Mary Nell Mayo Fun Day
Friday, October 25, 2019
10 am-1 pm
For more information call 334-872-8421
To Register: http://www.auburn.edu/outreach/gedi/entrepreneurship.htm
Ø October 31—Thursday—Monster March from 3:30 pm-5:00 pm starting at the Selma-Dallas County Public Library-For more information contact Devon Gray at 334-407-0473 or email
Ø October 31-Thursday—Fall Festival at Elkdale Baptist Church from 5:30pm-7:30pm- Admission FREE but you must sign in to receive a ticket! - For 12 years old and younger we will have Trunks with Treats and inflatables. Enjoy popcorn, water and a SAFE atmosphere of FUN on Halloween night. There will be a Prayer Station on campus. Get here early!