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Galaxy of Lights 2014
November 27 to December 31
Galaxy of Lights is a magnificent 2.5-mile-long holiday light extravaganza featuring larger-than-life animated light displays. Special exhibits include a holiday village, dinosaurs, wild animals, a magical twinkling icicle forest, garden scenes, animated snowmen and the 12 days of Christmas.
Lake Guntersville State Park Eagle Awareness Weekends
January 2 to February 15
Weekend packages include lodging, meals, seminars and outdoor excursions. A world renowned wildlife naturalist will be on hand to conduct the seminars. These weekends are very popular and fill up fast.
Mardi Gras Day in Mobile
Mobile is not only recognized as celebrating the first-known American Mardi Gras celebration in 1703 (yes, even before New Orleans), but also as home to the "America's Family Mardi Gras" delighting both young and old from around town and across the nation. This magnificent celebration lasts for over two and a half weeks and culminates on Fat Tuesday, the day before Lent.