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.

March 23, 2017
Reception honoring State House Majority Leader Nathaniel Ledbetter

6 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Free admission. Ledbetter was recently named Majority Leader for the Alabama House of Representatives. Join us in congratulating him. Contact the Rainsville Chamber at 256-638-7800 for details.

March 25, 2017
Roadside party / raffle to raise funds for Addicts 4 Christ ministry

1 to 4 p.m. at Liberty Tax Service, 129 Main Street (Alabama Hwy 35) East in Rainsville (256-304-6970). Free admission. Enjoy free refreshments, live entertainment, face painting for the kids, and more. There will be a raffle and/or silent auction featuring new merchandise, services and gifts, etc with proceeds going to Addicts 4 Christ ministry.

March 27, 2017
Kelly's Kitchen: ribbon cutting ceremony at new location

10 a.m. ribbon cutting at the new location, 120 Main Street West in the Sand Mountain Plaza.

March 28, 2017
Rainsville municipal court

5:30 p.m. at the court/council chambers at the municipal annex. Municipal court is held on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. If you have questions about court, call 256-638-6334.

March 30, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

April 1, 2017
Illuminate for Christ

6 p.m. at the DeKalb County Schools Coliseum in Rainsville. Free admission. Sponsored by Fyffe High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA). Enjoy guest speakers and music. For more information contact Crimson Long at 256-601-9861, see the flyer, and watch this video:

April 1-2, 2017
Northeast Alabama Cutting Horse Show

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Northeast Alabama Cutting Horse Association: web  | Facebook.

April 4, 2017
Payment review court

4 p.m. at the court/council chambers at the municipal annex. Municipal court is now holding payment review court on the first Tuesday of every month. If you owe fines or costs on any Rainsville traffic or misdemeanor case, you need to be at the next payment review court to make arrangements or take care of what is owed.; Rainsville ONLY. If you have questions about court, call 256-638-6334.

April 6, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

April 7, 2017
ACTE Northeast Fair

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Alabama Council for Technology in Education northeast Alabama regional tech fair. Students in grades 3 to 12 from 26 northeast Alabama schools will compete in robotics, web site and app creation, computer programming and more. Students who win first and second place at the regional fair may advance to the state fair. Volunteers are needed to serve as judges. For details and contact information, go to actenortheast.org.

April 8, 2017
March 4 the Mountain 2017

8 a.m. Hosted by Addicts 4 Christ and Fire on the Mountain (ministries). A group will be prayerfully marching from Rainsville Church of God to the Northeast Alabama Community College.

April 13, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

April 15, 2017
RTI's Community Easter Egg Hunt

1 p.m. at RTI in Rainsville. Free admission. Separate age groups up to age 11. Bring your own basket for collecting eggs and your own camera for pictures with the Easter Bunny. Download a flyer PDF icon .

April 15, 2017
Tennessee Valley Roping Association competition

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Visit the Tennessee Valley Roping Association website: tvra.info.

April 20, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

April 20-23 and 26-30, 2017
NACC Theatre presents...
Shrek The Musical

At the Tom Bevill Lyceum on the campus of Northeast Alabama Community College. Thursday-Saturday evening performances will begin at 7:00 p.m., and Sunday matinees will begin at 2:00 p.m. All seats are reserved, and tickets are $5.00 each. Tickets go on sale to patrons on March 9 and the general public on March 23. Phone the theatre department at 256-638-4418 or 256-228-6001 x 2218. Details.

April 26, 2017
Administrative Professionals Day Luncheon

12 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Doors will open at 11:30 a.m. $20 per person; tickets must be purchased in advance from the chamber office. Seating may be limited to the first 140 people. It's a great opportunity for bosses to treat their administrative staff to a special event on Admin Pro Day. Enjoy a catered lunch, door prize drawings and entertainment by comedian Michelle Thomas. Purchase tickets online and get more details HERE.

April 27, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

April 29-30, 2017
Tennessee Cowboy Mounted Shooters

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

May 4, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

May 6-7, 2017
Mid-South Paint Horse Show

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

May 11, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

May 12-13, 2017
Rainsville Mother's Day Open House

A dozen or more Rainsville gift shops, boutiques and other retailers are expected to provide a great shopping opportunity for last-minute Mother's Day gift buyers. Check back for details.

May 17, 2017
Northeast Community College GED Graduation

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

May 18, 2017
Northeast Community College Graduation

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

May 18, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

May 20, 2017
RTI Charity Mud Volleyball Tournament

At RTI in Rainsville. The cost is $10 per player if registered by May 15 ($15 thereafter). All proceeds will benefit Toys For Tots. See the flyer/registration form for details. See also the RTI Facebook page.

May 20-21, 2017
Tennessee Valley Roping Association competition

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Visit the Tennessee Valley Roping Association website: tvra.info.

May 25, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

May 25-27, 2017
Alabama American Saddle Bred Assoc. Show

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

June 1, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

June 3-4, 2017
Northeast Alabama Cutting Horse Show

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Northeast Alabama Cutting Horse Association: web  | Facebook.

June 8, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

June 10-11, 2017
Dixie Long Riders Mounted Shooters

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

June 15, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

June 17, 2017
Rainsville Freedom 5K and 10K

8 a.m. at Broadway Baptist Church in Rainsville. There will be cash prizes for the top three finishers in the 5K and the 10K. Seven hundred to 1,000 runners and walkers are expected to participate. Only the first 500 to register will receive a custom event shirt and an excellent SWAG bag. Save with early bird and pre-registration. Proceeds will go to The Summit, Run for Uganda, Turning Point Pregnancy Center, and DeKalb County Childrens Advocacy Center. Details.

June 17-18, 2017
U.S. Team Roping Association competition

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

June 22, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

June 24, 2017
Rainsville Freedom Fest

Festivities start at 1 p.m. in the Rainsville city park. Admission will be free. Enjoy fun for the whole family. Activities should include the Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show, over six hours of live entertainment concluding with a performance by country band EXILE, festival food, arts & crafts and more. DETAILS.

June 24-25, 2017
Pioneer Saddle Club show

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

June 30 to July 30, 2017
Rainsville Summer Shopping Days

At a dozen or more participating stores. Many of the Rainsville Chamber's member retailers will offer seasonal merchandise, summertime sales and special offers. Check back for details.

July 1-2, 2017
NBHA District 01 Barrel Racing

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. National Barrel Horse Association AL district 01 on Facebook. See the event on Facebook. See also nbha.com.

July 6, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

July 6-9, 2017
Alabama State 4H Horse Show

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

July 7-9 and 14-16, 2017
NACC Theatre presents...
Almost, Maine

At the Tom Bevill Lyceum on the campus of Northeast Alabama Community College. Friday-Saturday evening performances will begin at 7:00 p.m., and Sunday matinees will begin at 2:00 p.m. All seats are reserved, and tickets are $5.00 each. Tickets go on sale to patrons on May 30 and the general public on June 13. Phone the theatre department at 256-638-4418 or 256-228-6001 x 2218. Details.

July 13, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

July 15, 2017
Tennessee Valley Roping Association competition

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Visit the Tennessee Valley Roping Association website: tvra.info.

July 20, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

June 22-23, 2017
Pioneer Saddle Club show

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

July 27, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

July 29-30, 2017
Northeast Alabama Cutting Horse Show

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Northeast Alabama Cutting Horse Association: web  | Facebook.

August 3, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

August 5-6, 2017
Tennessee Cowboy Mounted Shooters

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

August 10, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

August 12-14, 2017
Alabama Quarter Horse Association Show

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

August 17, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

August 17, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

August 24, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

September 2-3, 2017
Jeff Robinson No Bull Barrel Racing

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

September 7, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

September 9, 2017
Tennessee Valley Roping Association competition

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Visit the Tennessee Valley Roping Association website: tvra.info.

September 14, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

September 16, 2017
Mid-South Paint Horse Show

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

September 21, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

September 23-24, 2017
Northeast Alabama Cutting Horse Show

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Northeast Alabama Cutting Horse Association: web  | Facebook.

September 28, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

October 1, 2017
Hunting & Outdoor Expo

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

October 5, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

October 12, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

October 14, 2017
Tennessee Valley Roping Association competition

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Visit the Tennessee Valley Roping Association website: tvra.info.

October 19, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

October 26, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

November 2, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

November 4-5, 2017
Tennessee Cowboy Mounted Shooters

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

November 9, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

November 11-12, 2017
Northeast Alabama Cutting Horse Show

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Northeast Alabama Cutting Horse Association: web  | Facebook.

November 16, 2017
Square dancing: Duos & Solos

6:30 to 9 p.m. at the Tom Bevill Enrichment Center in Rainsville. Most Thursdays February through November. Follow Duos & Solos on Facebook.

November 18, 2017
Tennessee Valley Roping Association competition

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Visit the Tennessee Valley Roping Association website: tvra.info.

December 9-10, 2017
Dixie Long Riders Mounted Shooters

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville.

December 16, 2017
Tennessee Valley Roping Association competition

At the Northeast Alabama Agri-Business Center in Rainsville. Visit the Tennessee Valley Roping Association website: tvra.info.