Taste of Cherokee
Thursday, September 9, 2021 Buffet line opens 5:30 pm 911 Memorial Service 6 pm This event is held each year for area restaurants and delicatessens to provide samples of their special dishes and desserts. Entertainment this year is Chad Steed.
Held at the Gadsden State Cherokee Arena and sponsored by The Spirit of Cherokee.
Tickets $10 – can be purchased at the Chamber of Commerce office or at the door
Leesburg Day Saturday September 11, 2021 An annual event held the second Saturday in September at the Leesburg Town Park. The day consists of a parade, crafters, antique car and tractors, entertainment, games and inflatables for the kids, and lots of homemade foods, with fun day in the park. Contact 256-526-8890 for more information and to sign up to be a vendor.
HWY 411 Yard Sale
Yard sale is held the first weekend of October each year along AL State Hwy 411 from Leeds, AL to Newport, TN. Travels through Cherokee County in Leesburg and Centre.
Centre Fall Festival & 2nd Annual BBQ Cook Off
Saturday, October 2, 2021
7 am- noon
On the first Saturday in October each year, Main Street is closed for several blocks and an exciting street party takes place. The event is kicked off with a Kids Fun Run, with a parade at 10:00 of antique cars and tractors, floats, and saddle clubs. Arts and crafts, antiques, jewelry, clothing, and plants are just a few of the items for sale at the many booths lining Main Street, where you’ll also find plenty of food and entertainment. Contact the City of Centre for information 256-927-5222.
City of Centre Christmas Parade
Thursday, December 2, 2021 Line up 4 pm Parade rolls 5 pm The parade features over 100 entries of marching bands, antique cars, fire engines, police cars, floats made by local businesses, civic clubs and churches and Santa Claus.
Call 256-927-5222 to reserve space in the parade for your band, float or marching group.
Christmas On Main Weiss Lake Women’s Club sponsors this annual event 1st weekend in December each year.
Rock Run Christmas Parade
Held each year on the 3rd Saturday of December on County Road 29, Centre, AL
Line up 1:30 pm Parade rolls 2 pm
Cedar Bluff Christmas Parade & Lighting of the Park
December 6, 2021 @ 5 pm
The parade is held on Hwy 68 East in Cedar Bluff, AL, held on Monday night after the Cherokee County Christmas Parade. Street will close for the parade event.
Avenue of Flags In memory of the deceased servicemen and women of Cherokee County, flags and crosses are placed by the Spirit of Cherokee in the median on U.S. Highway 411 between Centre and Leesburg on the following major holidays: Presidents Day (February) Memorial Day (May) Flag Day (June) Independence Day (July 4th) Labor Day (September) Patriot Day (September 11th) Veterans Day (November) If you would like to purchase a flag in memory of your loved one,
please call 256-927-8455.