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Archive for the ‘Community’ Category

When is the 2018 Montgomery, Alabama, Christmas Parade?

Friday, December 7th, 2018
christmas parade with floats and dancers

It’s the holiday season! In Montgomery, Alabama, that means it is time for one of the most fun events of the year, the Capital City Christmas Parade! Every year, Montgomery comes out to watch this parade and celebrate the holiday spirit. But when is the parade this year?  (more…)

Where to Cut a Christmas Tree Near Montgomery, AL

Monday, December 3rd, 2018
wooden toy car with toy christmas tree strapped to it

It’s the Christmas season! But you can’t really get into the Christmas season without a Christmas tree! If you’ve never done it before, cutting your own Christmas tree is a great way to get a beautiful tree while spending time with family and friends. If this is the year you cut it yourself, check out these Christmas tree farms near Montgomery!  (more…)

5 Classic Alabama Thanksgiving Recipes!

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
happy thanksgiving written in wooden blocks in front of thanksgiving decorations

Thanksgiving is almost here! Are you ready for the big day? Thanksgiving is a great holiday where families and friends come together for a day of giving thanks and eating some delicious food! If you’re looking for some classic Alabama dishes to cook, try these great recipes!  (more…)

History of the Iron Bowl (and Where to Watch the Game)

Thursday, November 1st, 2018
photo of football player holding helmet with text "the iron bowl" next to him

It’s no secret that in Alabama, college football reigns king as the most popular sport in the state. And, when it comes to college football in Alabama, no game means more than the annual Iron Bowl! The game between Auburn University and the University of Alabama looks to be another great matchup for 2018, if you want to know more about the fascinating history of this historic rivalry, keep reading!  (more…)

Haunted Houses and Fall Festivals Near Montgomery, AL!

Thursday, October 11th, 2018
woman in black holding pumpkin

With fall and the Halloween season in full swing, there’s never been a better time to visit a haunted house or fall festival! If you live in or near Montgomery, you have multiple places you can go whether you’re looking for a scare or a relaxing day at a festival! Here are some great local spots to check out!  (more…)

Best Sports Bars in Montgomery, Alabama

Monday, September 17th, 2018
group of young people at bar cheering at TV

With fall just beginning, the football season is upon us! For many football fans, their favorite way to watch the game is at a local sports bar surrounded by good drinks and good people. Whether you’re a Montgomery local or just passing through, here are some great sports bars in the Montgomery area!  (more…)

Where Can I Go Swimming in Montgomery, Alabama?

Tuesday, August 7th, 2018
beach ball floating on water in swimming pool

We’re in the dog days of August, and it seems like every day is hotter than the last! Are you looking to cool off this summer and also have some fun with friends and family? Then it sounds like you could use a day at the pool! Here are some great public pools you can access in and around Montgomery, Alabama!  (more…)

What’s going on for Father’s Day in Montgomery?

Thursday, June 7th, 2018
Father holding son with "Happy Father's Day" written to left of frame

2018 Father’s Day Events and Celebrations in Montgomery AL 

Ever since we were all children, our fathers have been right there in our corner, giving us the nurturing care, motivation, discipline and laughs that all young kids need to grow up happy and healthy. Though there is no way for us to fully repay all that our dads have done for us, a small token of our appreciation is certainly to take him out on the town and enjoy some of the fun that Alabama’s capital has to offer. Our Jack Ingram Mercedes team has put together a list of some awesome 2018 Father’s Day Events and Celebrations in Montgomery AL; join us and have a great time!  (more…)

When is the Cloverdale-Idlewild Spring Concert Series?

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
Closeup of a man playing guitar

Live music in Montgomery AL Spring 2018

One of the best free live music events in our area takes place at Cloverdale Bottom Park, in the historical Cloverdale-Idlewild Neighborhood of Montgomery. The wooded park flanked by some of the grandest and oldest homes in the city makes for the perfect atmosphere, and better yet, these concerts are free! Here on the Jack Ingram Motors Official Blog, we want you to be filled in on the latest happening with Mercedes-Benz, what’s going around our dealership, and what’s happening in and around the communities we’re lucky enough to serve. That’s why we put together this overview of live music in Montgomery, AL for spring 2018. Keep reading to learn about the Cloverdale-Idlewild Spring Concert Series! (more…)

What to do for Mother’s Day 2018 in the River Region

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
Breaksfast spread with a Happy Mother's Day note

2018 Mother’s Day Activities Montgomery AL

Somehow, it’s now May 1, and that means that Mother’s Day is right around the corner. Mother’s Day is a great day to relax, slow down, and remember that oh-so-special woman in our lives. A lot of families will go for brunch, exchange gifts, or do a number of other things to celebrate the mothers in their lives. Here on the Jack Ingram Motors Blog, we hope to keep you informed on the Mercedes-Benz brand, what’s happening around our dealership, and what’s happening around our beautiful community.  That’s why we’re sharing this blog post with 2018 Mother’s Day activities in Montgomery AL. We have some fun ideas for you and your loved ones, so keep reading to learn more! (more…)