Franklin County anchors the southern edge of the Appalachian Mountain foothills and with that comes an abundance of spectacular outdoor leisureopportunities. Click HERE to explore Franklin County.


Franklin County celebrates our heritage, lifestyles, & patriotism with a number of truly unique & special events held each season of the year. To discover our current lineup of exciting events, click HERE.

Upcoming Events:

Russellville Christmas Parade
Thursday, December 2, 2021
6 PM

Holly Day
Saturday, December 4, 2021
A.W. Todd Centre
10 AM, 11 AM, 12 PM

Christmas in the Bay
Sunday, December 5, 2021
Christmas Open House 1 – 4:30 PM
Christmas Tree Lighting 4:30 PM
Baytree Park, Red Bay

Red Bay Christmas Parade
Monday, December 6, 2021
6 PM

Vina Christmas Parade
Tuesday, December 7, 2021
6 PM

Phil Campbell Christmas Parade
Thursday, December 9, 2021
6 PM

The Roxy’s Christmas Spectacular
Historic Roxy Theatre
December 9 – 12

Christmas Day
Saturday, December 25, 2021

Until the Watermelon Festival!

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Emergency Storm Shelters

Are you prepared for bad weather?

Find your Franklin County storm shelter before emergency strikes!

Click HERE.


Call 2-1-1 for Non-Emergency Help!

2-1-1 works just like 9-1-1 but is for non-emergency calls!

2-1-1 can help you with:
-Basic Human Needs Resources
-Government Information
-Health and Mental Health Resources
-Employment Support
-Support for Older Americans and Persons with Disabilities
-Support for Children, Youth, and Families
-Volunteer Opportunities and Donations
-Military and Family Support
-Hobby Groups and Civic/Service Club

Learn more here.

Welcome to Franklin County, Alabama

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If you're looking for a comfortable, safe and affordable place to live, Franklin County may be the place for you. We have much to offer. Franklin County has skilled labor, strong educational institutions, quality life styles, health care facilities, business and industrial sites, municipal airports, competitive energy costs and supportive local governments. Franklin County and city schools rank among the highest in the state and we were first in the state to host a public junior college, Northwest Shoals Community College. We have excellent medical facilities and physicians. And some of the friendliest people in the world are from Franklin County!


Our promise as your Chamber of Commerce is to build community value into every area while delivering professional expertise, exceptional customers service and quality service.