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Learn More About Catan Con 2015 In Nashville

Looking for something to do in Nashville in late April?  If you like gaming, and especially Catan style games, then Catan Con 2015 is for you!  Catan Con is hosted by Mayfair Games, and they will operate Catan Con 2015 … Continue reading U...
by Geek Alabama on Mar 20, 2015

Remembering The Leprechaun In Mobile On St. Patrick’s Day

Well, today is St. Patrick’s Day, and the most famous thing about this day in Alabama has to be that Crichton Leprechaun that some people found in Mobile.  You know the story, in March 2006 a reporter from the NBC … Continue reading U...
by Geek Alabama on Mar 18, 2015

Alabamians on Redneck Island Season 4

Alabama has a great track record when it comes to Redneck Island.  So for season four of the show, six people from Alabama will give it their all to win $100,000.  This year, Steve Austin will join country singer/songwriter and TV … Continue...
by Geek Alabama on Nov 14, 2014

Support the Project Drive-In Campaign

Film in America is about to change for good.  At the end of 2013, all future films will be all digital.  That means no more film projector movies will be distributed to the local theaters.  For any local theaters that … Continue reading U...
by Geek Alabama on Sep 3, 2013

Some Praise For Some Alabama Barbecue

If there is one food everyone in Alabama associates with, it’s barbecue!  Now, a Birmingham Metro BBQ restaurant has been named as one of the top ten BBQ restaurants in America!  Full Moon BBQ has been named as a Top 10 … Continue read...
by Geek Alabama on Jul 24, 2013

The Rumble On Noble Controversy

For the last couple of years, the Rumble On Noble is held in downtown Anniston along Noble Street every August.  This event brings in a lot of tax dollars to the local businesses in downtown Anniston.  But this year, there … Continue reading...
by Geek Alabama on Jul 24, 2013

Thanks to Honest Tea, Alabamians are 100% Honest

Most people in Alabama are very honest and trustworthy.  So when a company called Honest Tea came to Alabama to test people’s honesty.  We did deliver!  Honest Tea did something called the National Honesty Index.  The company set up a stan...
by Geek Alabama on Jul 23, 2013

Vote Vulcan to Become the 8th Wonder of the World

The Vulcan Statue on Red Mountain overlooking the city of Birmingham is in the running to become the 8th Wonder of the World.  The website Virtual Tourist is running a contest where you can vote on what should be the … Continue reading →...
by Geek Alabama on Jul 10, 2013

Tanghalang Pilipino TV & Sandoseng Sapatos

A few weeks back, my husband came up to me out with a "spur of the moment" date inivtation. H:  I have a surprise pero I'll say it na. Me:  Yes yes, do tell!  (thinking of a dozen things that might be..) H:  We'll watch a sho...
by Ohhthat! by Tin on Jul 10, 2013

Vote For Oxford In The Bark For Your Park Contest

Oxford Alabama is currently in the middle of a very important contest.  PetSafe is running the Bark For Your Park contest.  Now through July 26th, you can vote twice daily for Oxford Alabama to get money to help build a dog … Continue readin...
by Geek Alabama on Jun 28, 2013

NE Alabama / NW Georgia Top Water Parks

It’s Summertime in Geek Alabama territory!  So what do most people do to cool off other than being inside an air-condensed building?  Well, they head to the water!  Water parks are very popular with people in the south, and in … Contin...
by Geek Alabama on Jun 27, 2013

Downtown After Sundown In Oxford Alabama

Every Thursday now through late August, a portion of Choccolocco Street in Oxford Alabama will be closed down so a downtown festival and farmers market can take place.  Downtown After Sundown happens from 4-7 pm every Thursday in downtown Oxford.
by Geek Alabama on Jun 20, 2013

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