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You’ll Go Nuts Over Alabama Pecan Festival 2017!

October 10, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

Alabama Pecan Festival 2017November is just a few weeks away and that means it is almost time for Alabama Pecan Festival 2017! If you love pecans – and who doesn’t – you will not want to miss this 32 year-old Alabama tradition. November 3rd through the 5th, 2017 in Mobile, AL.

When it comes to delicious desserts, pecan pie is hard to beat. Like pecan pie, Mobile’s Alabama Pecan Festival is rich, sweet, and over way faster than you you want it to be. The Alabama Pecan Festival is 3 days of pecan pies, cook-offs, carnival rides, concerts, craft vendors, and the crowning of the new Alabama Pecan Festival Queen!

Pecans have long been an important part of Alabama’s annual crop. Pecans were started here in the early 1900’s but didn’t reach consistent market maturity until the 1940’s. After that, the crops really started to take off. The annual festival is a simple salute to the success story of the Alabama pecan crop as well as the delicious little fruit that most of us think of as a nut: the pecan!

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The 30th Annual Alabama Pecan Festival

October 9, 2015 by Corey A. Edwards

Alabama Pecan Festival 2015If you like pecans, particularly if you’re partial to pecan pie, then Mobile, Alabama has a 3-day festival for you: the 30th annual Alabama Pecan Festival – November 6th through the 8th, 2015.

Pecans have been an important part of Alabama produce since the 1940’s, when the crops that were begun in the early 1900’s really started to take off. The Alabama Pecan Festival is a salute to this success story and the humble, delicious little fruit that most of us think of as a nut: the pecan!

The Alabama Pecan Festival – a 3-day celebration held in Mobile, AL – features cook-offs for dishes like best barbecue and best hamburger, an antique wooden boat show, arts and crafts vendors, antique cars and tractors, a carnival with rides, the crowning of the new Alabama Pecan Festival Queen and, of course, music!

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