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:

Groundhog Day:
Tuesday, February 2, 2021

Valentine’s Day:
Sunday, February 14, 2021

President’s Day:
Monday, February 15, 2021

Daylight Savings:
Sunday, March 14, 2021

St. Patrick’s Day: 
Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Egg Hunts: 
Saturday, March 20, 2021
– Russellville
– Phil Campbell
– Red Bay

Franklin County Partnership Banquet:
Thursday, March 25, 2021

Sunday, April 4, 2021

Mother’s Day:
Sunday, May 9th, 2021

Memorial Day:
Monday, May 31, 2021

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.