Community events

Find details, updates and helpful links for Rainsville-area events

Information about events such as festivals, concerts, seminars, plays, 5Ks and rodeos are listed here. To have your event listed, submit flyers, links, etc. to the Rainsville Chamber at chamber@farmerstel.com.

January 14-21, 2017
DeKalb County Basketball Tournament

Semi-finals and finals to be held at the DeKalb County Schools Coliseum in Rainsville. Hosted by Crossville High School. Follow Plainview High School basketball at 2muchblue.com.

January 21, 2017
Tennessee Valley Roping Association event

Roping competition at the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

January 28, 2017
The Summit's Banquet and Silent Auction

6 p.m. at Nazareth Baptist Church Life Center in Rainsville (map). Tickets will go on sale soon. To donate items for the silent auction, call 256.601.1008. Learn more about the Summit: summitoffortpayne.com  |  Facebook

January 28, 2017
NBHA District 01 Barrel Racing

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

February 4, 2017
Alabama Arena Cross

Motorcycle dirt bike competition at the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

February 6-7, 2017
Loomis Brothers Circus

4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. each day at the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Doors open one hour before each show. See aerialists, elephants, clowns, white tigers, acrobats and more. Coupons for free child's tickets will be available at many merchants throughout DeKalb County. Visit loomiscircus.com for details and to buy tickets online.

February 6, 2017
Life Line Screening

At Rainsville First Baptist Church, 223 Church Avenue. Get screened for the plaque buildup that can lead to heart disease and vascular disease. To register, call (800)324-4618.

February 6, 2017
Rainsville City Council meeting

5 p.m. with a 4:15 p.m. workshop; at the council chambers at the municipal annex.

February 11, 2017
Alabama Ballet: Giselle

7 p.m. at the Lyceum on the Northeast Alabama Community College campus. Get your tickets early; $10 each or $5.00 for current NACC students with student ID. Go to showclix.com to purchase tickets with a credit card, or call Chasley Bellomy at 256.638.4418 ext. 2248. See NACC on Facebook.

February 16, 2017
Made in DeKalb Expo

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Business representatives will have the opportunity to network with peers, representatives from education, the Alabama Department of Commerce – Export Alliance, the Small Business Administration, the USDA, the Fort Payne Career Center and others. Students (9th and 12th graders) from DeKalb County and Fort Payne Schools will have the opportunity to learn about local business career options and about DeKalb County's manufacturers. Follow Made in DeKalb on Facebook.

February 20, 2017
Rainsville City Council meeting

5 p.m. with a 4:15 p.m. workshop; at the council chambers at the municipal annex.

February 25, 2017
No Limit Winter Nationals Monster Trucks

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Two shows: 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets will go on sale soon at O'Reilly Auto Parts and stubwire.com. Watch for details at badboysofracing.com/event-schedule.

March 11, 2017
Sand Mountain Soirèe

11 a.m. at the Lyceum on the Northeast Alabama Community College campus. Featuring style expert Tara Guerard. Tickets are $30 each. Call Chasley Bellomy at 256.638.4418 ext. 2248. See this event post on Facebook.