Ballet and Theatre Arts Performing Companies
Schedules will vary dependent upon performances, but this New York director and Professional Ballet wife, Fred and Svetlana Kimbrough host some of the best entertainment since Broadway. Performances include: Smoke on the Mountain, The Foreigner, Sanders Family Christmas, Some Enchanted Evening, Sound of Music and Nunsense. For more ticket information please contact 251-843-5138.
Held the last weekend in October, ButlerFest is the largest event in Choctaw County. Vendors will locate around the Courthouse Square; take in the car show, truck show, motorcycle exhibit, 5K Run, children's fun run, bass tournament, and Championship BBQ cook-off with Memphis in May competition and Backyard competition. The Carnival, Historic Walking Tours, and a Parade of Pigs and Street Dance round out the event. For more information on this even please contact 205-459-3795.
Needham Fall Festival
Held the third Saturday of November of each year, the Needham Fall Festival is gathering of friends and family, young and old. Visitors can enjoy the Broadhead Memorial Park with his shaded walking trail that meanders along the Bogueloosa Creek, visit the Grist Mill and Dog Trot Cabin, shop with vendors and watch the making of cane syrup. For more information about this event, contact 205-673-3088.
Heritage Festival at Gilbertown
Held the first weekend in May, this festival starts with a community gospel sing on Wednesday evening, street dance with local talent on Thursday, big stage performers on Friday and Saturday evening. Area vendors, food, car show, museum tours, historical walking tours and merchant sales events are included in the festivals. For more information contact 251-843-2766.