Alabama Road Trips
Get ready to hit the road. Learn everything you need to know to travel the state like a local and experience all the hidden gems along the way.
See how creative our state can be. Whether it’s fashion greats, music legends, literary geniuses, food producers, innovative artists, or manufacturers, Alabama is home to lots of talented folks who are making what they love. Which maker will inspire you and your next adventure?
This non-profit gallery features distinctive folk art and unique crafts from Alabama’s historic Black Belt region. It has grown to represent more than 450 artists, all of whom live and work in the Black Belt, including painters, sculptors, potters, basket weavers, woodworkers and more.
East River Trading is a traditional handmade dry goods store run by a husband and wife team that focuses on handmade, all-natural goods. East River carries handmade soaps, lotions, candles, garments, leather goods and more.
Features works from numerous Kentuck Festival artists, as well as other artists from around the region and the country. The Kentuck Art Center offers exhibitions, classes, and shopping year-round.
Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment is America’s largest independent center for the arts and also includes the Flying Monkey Arts Center. With more than 148 working artists, over 200 studios, small businesses, restaurants and live performance venues, this huge historic textile mill is now a rising home for music, art, and culture.
Lyons Share features local and regional artists, with new works being displayed each month during First Friday Art Walk in downtown Fairhope.
Working studio for nationally acclaimed artists Scott Bennett and Dori DeCamillis that also features exhibits by other artists.
The South’s largest collection of diverse and unique architectural antiques with salvaged wood, vintage bath fixtures, stonework, ironwork, tiles and more.
Standard Deluxe specializes in T-shirts, textile printing, hand-printed posters, cards, fliers, pop-up display signage, art prints and more. Standard Deluxe also promotes and provides a venue for local musicians.
The Market at Pepper Place features the state's best farmers, food, music and art in North Central Alabama. Enjoy chef demonstrations at 9:00 a.m. during the summer!
The U.S. Space & Rocket Center is the largest and most comprehensive space flight museum in the world. Huntsville is nicknamed “The Rocket City” because it is the birthplace of the U.S. space program and it was here that the Saturn V rockets were developed that put man on the moon.
This Mobile area craftsman calls himself “a junk man,” but his antiques, collectibles, and unique cabinet creations fill homes and businesses around the world.
Musician and craftsman Gabe Williams creates custom made stereos, amplifiers, foot pedals, and other electronic tools for guitarists and bass players around the world.
The best place for gifts made in and about Alabama. Located inside the Alabama Capitol at the Union Street entrance.
"The one-stop bridal shop for all of your wedding wishes." -heidi elnora
Largest Craft Mall in West Alabama