News & Media

COMMUNITY WELLNESS DAY 2017

CP&R’s 3rd Annual Community Wellness Day, with Polar Bear Plunge, This Saturday – CullmanSense/Cullman Tribune

Chilly Polar Bear Plunge this weekend – Cullman Times

Cullman Community Wellness Day January 2017 – Cullman Today

More than 30 Take the Plunge, in Spite of Frigid Temps – CullmanSense/Cullman Tribune

Polar Bear Plunge, Wellness Day Will Go On As Planned – CullmanSense/Cullman Tribune

MISSOULA CHILDREN’S THEATRE 2017

Missoula Children’s Theatre Bringing “Treasure Island” to Cullman; Auditions Jan. 16 – CullmanSense/Cullman Tribune

CHRISTMAS BREAK ARCHERY TOURNAMENT 2016

Christmas Break Shoot Draws Crowd to Civic Center – CullmanSense/Cullman Tribune

CP&R Hosting Christmas Break Archery Tournament – CullmanSense/Cullman Tribune

Eye on the prize: Local archers fill civic center for warm-up tournament – Cullman Times

Holly Market/Christmas in Cullman 2016

Christmas comes to Cullman, full slate of parades, charitable events – Cullman Times

Christmas in Cullman Open House Set for Nov. 11-13 – CullmanSense/Cullman Tribune

City Kicks Off Christmas Season in Style – CullmanSense/Cullman Tribune

Downtown Christmas parade heralds season

Holly Market Draws Record Crowds, in Spite of Wet Weather – CullmanSense/Cullman Tribune

CLUCKNBREW 2016

2016 Cullman Cluck N Brew – Cullman Today

Beer, chickens, parade among festivities this weekend – Cullman Times

MIDNIGHT RUN 2016

EvaBank Midnight Run 2016 Set to Take off Aug. 19 – CullmanSense/Cullman Tribune

DINNER ON FIRST 2016

Community Events Dinner On First event held to raise funds for new park – CullmanSense/Cullman Tribune

Dinner on First fundraiser Saturday – Cullman Times

Picture-perfect, with a purpose; Street dinner raises money for park – Cullman Times

STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL 2016

Crowds pack downtown for Strawberry Festival – Cullman Times

Cullman Strawberry Festival 2016 – Cullman Times

Cullman Strawberry Festival Draws Record Crowds – Cullman Today

CULLMAN WELLNESS AND AQUATICS CENTER

Kayaking in Cullman- ARPA

Catfish clinch 5th consecutive state diving championship

Christmas in July Helps Feed the Less Fortunate – CullmanSense

Fox 6 – Mickey Goes Down the New Water Slide

Grand opening of 40-foot slide a major splash – The Cullman Times: Sports

Citizens See What the Cullman Wellness & Aquatic Center Has To Offer – CullmanSense

Free Admission to CWAC on Community Wellness Day – CullmanSense

Polar Bear Plunge and Free Access to Fitness Fun – CullmanSense

Polar Bear Plunge- Cullman Today

Freezing Fun: Polar Bear Plunge 2016- Cullman Times

ROCK THE SOUTH 2015

Billboard Magazine

Rolling Stone Country

Country Weekly

AL.com

YellowHammer

All Access

Americas Expressed

The Country Sip

STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL 2015

Strawberries and more – The Cullman Times: News

Strawberry Festival today, Saturday – The Cullman Times: News

CULLMAN GYMNASTICS AND CHEER ACADEMY 

CHEERLEADING: Xtreme Allstars take home 2 national titles, sweep competition at Samford – The Cullman Times: Sports

DONALD E GREEN SENIOR CENTER

Weekly yoga class keeping local seniors limber, content – Cullman Times

HERITAGE PARK 

City parks adds 2 major tournaments at Heritage Park – The Cullman Times: News

Art in the Park will be at Heritage Park on Saturday, April 11 – CullmanSense

Swinging for the fences: City parks book major senior tournament – Cullman Times

CIVIC CENTER

CP&R Host Youth Archery Tourney- Cullman Sense

Robert E. McGukin Civic Center Gets a Facelift – CullmanSense

Missoula Children’s Theatre Holds Auditions – CullmanSense

Gun Show Draws Big Crowd- Cullman Times

ASA DELTA MCKENZIE PRO/AM 2015

Cullman quickly becoming favorite for ASA shooters – Cullman Times

Pro-Am offers plenty to competing archers

Cullman quickly becoming favorite for ASA shooters

THERAPEUTIC RECREATION

Cullman City Parks & Rec Hosts Halloween Party for Special Needs at Stone Bridge Farms – CullmanSense

Miracle League Easter Egg Hunt Held At Field of Miracles- CullmanSense

HURRICANE CREEK PARK 

Cullman’s Secret Wilderness – CullmanSense

MIDNIGHT RUN 2015

New glow-in-the-dark theme adds colorful twist to 23rd annual Midnight Run – The Cullman Times: Recreation

Midnight 5K run lights up night on city streets – The Cullman Times: Recreation

MIDNIGHT RUN 2014 

Midnight Run is a Smashing Success – CullmanSense 

Midnight Run 5K Race is happening this Friday – CullmanSense 

DUCK RIVER TRAILS

City adding three additional miles to Duck River trails- The Cullman Times

Phase 2 of Duck River recreation trail approved – The Cullman Times: News

CLUCKNBREW 2015

Cluck-N-Brew crowd packs Depot Park- The Cullman Times

ALLFIT

Students learning yoga at East Elementary- Cullman Times

This is why we should teach yoga in elementary schools- al.com

Connected Park

Stiefelmeyer Park Gets New Playground – CullmanSense/Cullman Tribune

CULLMAN PARKS, RECREATION, AND SPORTS TOURISM BOARD

The Cullman Parks, Recreation, & Sports Tourism is appointed by the Cullman City Council in an effort to promote recreation and improve the quality of life for the residents of the City of Cullman and surrounding areas. The board consists of seven volunteer board members who give their time freely to ensure the programs, parks, and facilities of the department are at a nationally recognized level.

The regular scheduled Park Board meetings are held at the Cullman Civic Center on the third Tuesday of every month at 12:00 PM.

Note: The April 2019 board meeting will be held on April 15 at the tennis courts.

Cullman Parks, Recreation, & Sports Tourism Board Members:

Mark Aderhold

Herbert Arnold

Will Harding

Trent Lowry

Beth Bownes-Johnson

Rusty Turner, Chairman

Zac Wood

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