If you want to join in with those seeking to admire the beauty of the Cahaba Lily at the annual Cahaba Lily Festival, mark your calendars for May 18th this year! Held at the Cahaba Lily Center, located at 1012 Main Street in West Blocton, this festival promises a day filled with education, exploration, and entertainment for the whole family. 

The festivities kick off with registration starting at 8:00 am, setting the stage for an exciting day ahead. At 9:00 am, various organizations will take the stage to deliver engaging presentations, shedding light on the significance of the Cahaba Lily and the efforts towards its conservation. These presentations offer a unique opportunity to deepen your understanding of this incredible flower and its importance in our local ecosystem. 

At 1:00 pm, the Cahaba River Society offers the chance to take to the waters with canoe rentals available at the river. Explore the beauty of the Cahaba River, surrounded by lush greenery and the Cahaba Lily, a flower found nowhere else in the world. 

Meanwhile, Main Street will come alive with vibrant vendors offering all kinds of treasures to discover. From handmade crafts to local food, there’s something to delight every visitor. And for the little ones, a dedicated children’s play area ensures that the festival is an enjoyable experience for the whole family.  

The Cahaba Lily Festival is more than just a gathering; it’s a celebration of nature’s wonders and a testament to the importance of conservation efforts. By joining in, you not only support this remarkable event but also contribute to the preservation of the Cahaba Lily and its habitat for generations to come. 

Mark your calendars and make plans to attend the Cahaba Lily Festival on May 18th. Whether you’re a nature enthusiast, a curious mind, or simply looking for a day of fun-filled activities, this festival promises an unforgettable experience for everyone. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to be part of something truly special. See you there!