Date: March 18, 2017

Time: 9am – 2pm

Location: Nesmith Park

Cost: Free

CP&R’s newest event will feature a free day including an expo of outdoor, garden, and organic vendors as well as hands on activities for kids of all ages to learn more about gardening and conservation! Inflatables and kid’s games will also be set up as well as limited selection of fresh grown produce from our Festhalle Farmer’s Market.

Art in the Park

Date: April 15, 2017

Time: 9am – 3pm

Location: City Park & Art Guild Building

Cost: Free

Join us for a day of art in the park including multiple arts and craft vendors, free crafts for the kids, and demonstrations from local artists. Live music will also be held in the park during the event, and a sidewalk chalk art contest will be available for kids.

Cullman Strawberry Festival

Date: May 5-6, 2017

Time: Friday from 3pm – 10pm, Saturday from 8am – 10pm

Location: Depot Park & Festhalle Marketplatz

Cost: Free

Join us for a strawberry themed weekend of fun on May 5-6! The festival will feature a slate of live music, over 100 arts and crafts vendors on both days, kid’s activities and rides, and a vintage car show. Fresh strawberries will be sold at our Farmer’s Market both days of the event, as well as strawberry ice cream, strawberry short cake, strawberry lemonade, strawberry daiquiris, and more!

2nd Fridays at Festhalle

Date: Second Friday of Each Month from June – September

Time: 5pm – 10pm

Location: Festhalle Marketplatz and Warehouse District

Cost: Free

Join us for a night in downtown on the 2nd Friday of each month. Live music will be played by the Festhalle Marketplatz, a late night farmer’s market and craft vendors will be available, a vintage car show will take place, and free kids activities will be available. The Cullman Area Chamber of Commerce will also be partnering with the businesses in the Warehouse District for late night shopping during the event!

Christmas in July

Date: July 21, 2017

Time: 4:45am – 7pm

Location: Cullman Wellness & Aquatic Center

Cost: $5 for non-members

Celebrate Christmas in July at the Cullman Wellness & Aquatic Center with half priced day passes at $5 each and $50 off any membership when signing up! Must bring in canned food items for Cullman Caring for Kids to qualify. A canned food drive will also be held amongst members with the winner receiving a free 6-month membership to the center. Christmas themed games, music, decorations, and free food will be available on the outdoor pool deck.

Drive-In Movies

Date: June 16 & July 28, 2017

Time: Movies Start at Dark (around 8:45pm)

Location: Nesmith Park

Cost: Free

Bring the entire family for our old fashioned Drive-in Movies that will be shown on our huge blow up screen in front of the old Nesmith Pool! Sound will also be blasted from our large sound system. Movie for June 16 will be Secret Life of Pets, and movie for July 28 will be Angry Birds.

EvaBank Midnight Run 5K

Date: August 4, 2017

Time: 11:59pm

Location: Cullman Civic Center

Cost: $25 for pre-registered runners, $30 for night-of registrations

Runners will have the option to go through neon color powder and black light stations, and a pre-race and post-race black light party will be held in front of the Civic Center. Serious runners can also focus on their times, as all runners will be chip-timed, and awards of $200 will be given to the overall male and female winners as well as master’s winners. Medals will also be given to the top 3 in each age division. Runners will also receive a t-shirt and post-race food. Registration will open June 1 at the Cullman Civic Center, any EvaBank location, and online at

Concerts in the Park

Date: Every Thursday in September from 6pm-8pm

Location: Heritage Park Recognition Gardens

Cost: Free

Free concert series that will include bluegrass bands, country, rock, and more!