New Year’s Eve Celebration

Montgomery’s Downtown Countdown Celebrates the Start to 2020

Montgomery’s annual Downtown Countdown brought out hundreds of people to celebrate the start to 2020. This year, the event was held on the street in front of Riverwalk Stadium, after being inside the stadium previously. Before that, the celebration was on Commerce Street. Todd Fulmer and Groove Factor provided the entertainment. Here’s more of the midnight fireworks show from the…

Wetumpka Rings In 2020 with Meteor Drop

People in Wetumpka rang in 2020 with a New Year’s tradition — the annual meteor drop. It’s a tradition that started in 1987. The meteor drop commemorates the meteor which hit the area about 83 million years ago. The impact left a crater that’s nearly five miles wide. Besides the meteor drop, people enjoyed live music, food and a fireworks…

Montgomery Rings in the New Year

City hosts this year's Downtown Countdown at Riverwalk Stadium

IMG_0300 The City of Montgomery welcomed in the New Year with a bang at Riverwalk Stadium. Despite temperatures hovering in the twenties, hundreds packed the park to ring in 2018.  The band Federal Expression entertained the crowd with rock-n-roll tunes from a stage set up on the infield grass.  At the stroke of midnight, the festivities capped off with a…