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Residents, visitors and anyone who enjoys vintage photos and community history should be sure to visit the latest rendition of the RAINSVILLE HERITAGE PROJECT. If you are a retiree considering relocation to northeast Alabama, check out our RELOCATION GUIDE. If you are a business person taking a look at Rainsville's commercial district or industrial park, visit the BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES page for related information. The EVENTS GUIDE has been this site's most-visited page for the past six years.


December 10, 2016
Christmas at the Crossroads featuring the 57th Annual Rainsville Christmas Parade, the Santa Dash, and a free Christmas concert
The Santa Dash one-mile fun run/walk will precede the parade at 4 p.m. Parade lineup will start at 3 p.m. Enjoy the after-parade concert at 6 p.m. featuring Victoria Griffith and her live band, and other activities at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center. Preregister for the Santa Dash here. Santa Dash proceeds will go to Backpacks of Blessings which is providing hope to the children of DeKalb County through nutrition. Click here for parade entry forms, event details and updates.


The Northeast Alabama Agri-Business CenterWith a 70,000-plus square feet main arena, it's the perfect venue for rodeos and equestrian shows. Since opening in 2010, it has proven to be great for expos and concerts too.