The 2015 Alabama Gourd Show set for October 17 and 18

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This will be the 17th year of the Alabama Gourd Show. The theme for this year is Alabama The Gourdgeous. It will take place in Cullman at the civic center, at 510 Fifth Street S. W. The show will take place October Saturday, October 17 & Sunday, October 18.

There will be numerous beautiful works of art made from gourds. There are also plenty of raw gourds, supplies, and tools for purchases. Children can decorate their own little gourd to take home with them, absolutely free. The whole family will enjoy touring the fabulous ribbon competition exhibit room. Learn something new as gourd artists demonstrate their gourd art techniques, or take a class from an experienced gourd artist.

Admission is $3.00 for adults and free for children 12 and under, when accompanied by an adult. Show hours are Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM and Sunday 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM.