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Attend the 2017 Fairhope Elderberry Festival!

July 14, 2017 by Corey A. Edwards

2017 Fairhope Elderberry FestivalThe Fairhope Museum of History is hosting the 9th annual Fairhope Elderberry Festival Saturday, August 12, 2017. Fans of the humble yet delicious elderberry will enjoy demonstrations, tastings, a pie-eating contest, music and more!

Elderberries. They may not get much press but the elderberry fruit is a pretty amazing thing. Did you know that the elderberry has five times more antioxidants than the blueberry? It’s true. Elderberries are also said to be effective in calming a cough. Test indicate that elderberries can even promote bone health, eliminate excess cholesterol, and reduce wrinkles.

Another positive effect of elderberries, perhaps the most exciting one, is the annual Fairhope Elderberry Festival.

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Celebrate The Holiday Season With A Fairhope Christmas

November 14, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

Celebrate a Fairhope Christmas!There’s never a bad time to visit Fairhope on Alabama‚Äôs Gulf Coast. If you can make it during the holidays, however, you’ll be treated to a special treat. The beauty of Fairhope Christmas!

Fairhope, AL really knows how to celebrate the holiday season. From the Tree Lighting, to the Christmas Parade, to the Holiday Stroll, Fairhope puts on a show like no one else!

Read on and see how!

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Celebrate The 28th Annual Eastern Shore Jubilee Festival

September 5, 2016 by Corey A. Edwards

28th annual Eastern Shore Jubilee Festival 2016Come to Olde Town Daphne on September 24th and 25th, 2016 for the 28th annual Eastern Shore Jubilee Festival. This free event offers juried fine arts and crafts, live music, great food, and more!

An Eastern Shore tradition, Jubilee Festival celebrates the community of Daphne, the Eastern Shore, and all of Baldwin County, AL! This arts and crafts show is a sister event to the older Fairhope Arts & Crafts Festival, held annually the third weekend in March.

This two-day event brings artisans from around the country to display and sell their one-of-a-kind goods at over 130 booths! The Jubilee Festival is a juried exhibition, offering more than 50 awards in cash and ribbons. Consequently, you’ll find only high quality goods worthy of your attention at the show.

More than just arts and crafts, the Jubilee also means live music. This year’s artists have yet to be announced but past years have included great, regional talent that kept the heart light and toes a-tapping!

Browsing through all the amazing art will give a person an appetite. Luckily, the annual Jubilee Festival also includes a food court offering a wide selection of delicious food and drink from local chefs and merchants. There will also be various food and drink vendors scattered amongst the artisan booths. You will not go hungry!

28th Annual Jubilee Festival

September 24 and 25, 2016 – 10am to 5pm
For more information and up-to-the-moment updates, be sure to visit the festival Facebook page and website.

Jubilee Festival Lodging
Point Clear Cottages Bed & Breakfast is only 20 minutes drive from Daphne and the Jubilee Festival. Located on Mobile Bay in Fairhope, Alabama, our delicious breakfasts, private dock, hammock, and dedication to old world, Southern Hospitality will make your vacation the best it can be. Book your stay now and discover true comfort at Point Clear Cottages Bed & Breakfast.