2023 Noble Street Festival & Sunny King Criterium!

Noble Street 2023

The Noble Street Festival returns to Downtown Anniston on May 6, 2023 from 11 AM – 7 PM! Join us for live music, local cuisine, pro bike racing, a free KidZone, and other exciting attractions! Main Street Anniston’s, Noble Street Festival, a large scale community event — anticipates bringing together nearly 7,500-10,000 attendees and dozens of companies from across the greater Calhoun County areas!

Interested in participating in the Festival? Download the applications below:

VENDOR APPLICATIONS
YMCA KIDS FUN RUN & BIKE RACES | REGISTRATION FORM

2023 Youth Basketball Registration! (Extended until 12/10/22)

Basketball Registration Extended

The registration #Deadline for our winter youth basketball has been extended to December 10! We have also moved the date of our #SkillsClinic, for more details please see below!
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➡️ This winter we are offering Basketball for the following age groups:
• TOT/6 & Under
• 8 & Under
• 10 & Under
• 12 & Under
• 14 & Under
ℹ️ You can register your superstar online at this link: https://bit.ly/3XOfidb
ℹ️ You may also register in person at any City of Anniston community center by completing this form and returning it to a center: https://bit.ly/3T0lf3d
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➡️ The Skills clinic has been moved back to December 10th as well at the Anniston Aquatic & Fitness Center!
• 8U at 9:00 AM
• 10U at 10:30 AM
• 12U & 14U at 12:00 PM
➡️ For those interested in Coaching, the coaches meeting will be December 8th at 5:30 PM at the Aquatics Center as well!
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📳 For more info call: 256-820-3860.
Thank you!
#PARD
#Anniston
#YouthBasketball

Main Street Rivalry Run 5K!

Rivalry Run 2022

Main Street Anniston and Historic Main Street Oxford have partnered together to bring you the second annual #RivarlyRun 5K, which will kickoff this Saturday, Nov. 19th, at 7:00 AM!
Participants will register to run for Team #Anniston or Team #Oxford. The City with the most runners will be deemed the Main Street Rivalry Run Champion, and keep the trophy until the following year! So make plans to support the city you love!

Participants will begin at Simmons Park (Main Street & E. Oak Street, Oxford, AL 36203) in downtown Oxford. From there, runners will head North towards Noble Street, crossing over to Front Street and continuing to the Christmas Tree Park in Historic Downtown Anniston (11th Street & Noble Street).

On-Site registration will begin at 7:00 AM in Simmons Park (Oxford). The race will begin promptly at 8:00 AM! The awards Ceremony will be held in Downtown Anniston at 9:30 AM. The City of Anniston will be hosting a shuttle service back to Oxford beginning at 9:45 AM as well!.
Registration will be $30 per adult and $20 for students! For more information please contact City of Anniston Main Street Director, Karla Eden at: 256-371-3711!

Something-To-Do Sundays! (Postponed Until Warmer Weather)

Postponed_Something To Do Sundays!

(Postponed Until Warmer Weather)

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Something To Do Sundays are back! A local favorite, every 3rd Sunday we will set up shop at one of our centers or out in the community and provide the youth with educational fun, games, activities, and structure from 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM!

Our Something To Do days started with concerned community citizens coming together on one accord to offer our deserving youth a structured, yet fun-filled opportunity to play and learn!

Be sure to bring your most recent Report Card! Rewards will be given to A & B Students!

For more information contact our Parks & Recreation Department at: 256-236-8221.

Thank you!

Pickleball Tournament at Norwood Hodges!

Pickleball Tournament at Hodges Center

Come one, come all to the 1st Annual Norwood Hodges Community Center Pickleball Tournament!

Come by Norwood Hodges to register your Pickleball teams ($5 per team)!

For more information, please contact the Norwood Hodges Community Center at the information listed below:

Location:

3125 Spring Valley Road
Anniston, Alabama 36207

Hours:

Monday – Thursday: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday – Sunday: Closed

Contact:

Kevin Baker, Center Director  
(256) 231-7627

Something To Do Sundays!

Something To Do Sundays!

Something To Do Sundays is back! A local favorite, every 4th Sunday we will set up shop at one of our centers or out in the community and provide the youth with educational fun, games, activities, and structure! 

This month, we will be at the South Highland Community Center (229 Allen Avenue Anniston, AL 36201) on Sunday, October 23rd (10/23/22) from 3:00 PM until 5:00 PM!

Our Something To Do days started with concerned community citizens coming together on one accord to offer our deserving youth a structured, yet fun-filled opportunity to play and learn!

Be sure to bring your most recent Report Card! Rewards will be given to A & B Students!

For more information contact our Parks & Recreation Department at: 256-236-8221.

Anniston High Homecoming Parade!

AHS Homecoming Parade_09.08.22

The Bulldogs will lead the way down Noble Street on Thursday, September 8th, for their annual homecoming parade!

The parade will encompass the same route as the Christmas Parade with the line up beginning at 4:00 PM in the Anniston City Meeting Center parking lot, and the parade starting at 5:00 PM!

The 8th – 18th blocks of Noble Street will be closed from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM for the event!

For more information, please contact parade coordinator, Darrelyn Jackson, at 256-231-5010.

Athletics Kickoff BBQ!

AHS Athletics Kickoff_2022

It’s great to be a bulldog! Anniston City Schools invites you to join them in kicking off this upcoming Fall athletic season the right way with a BBQ for our Bulldogs! Bring your family and friends, and let’s cheer on our AHS Football Team, Volleyball Team, Cheerleaders, Band, and Flag Football Team as they all look to get this season off to a super start!

The BBQ will be Thursday, August 25, starting at 3:00 PM at Lott-Mosby Memorial Stadium (308 E. 18th Street, Anniston, AL 36207). This event is a district and community collaborative effort, so if you would like to donate or volunteer to help make it happen, please contact: 256-452-4519!

Anniston City School Athletics | Eligibility Meeting!

Anniston City School Athletics | Eligibility Meeting | 08/04/22 ___________ Attention Anniston High School and Middle School parents and students, on August 4, 2022 at 5:30 PM there will be a mandatory eligibility meeting for all extracurricular school activities in the Anniston Performing Arts Center (1301 Woodstock Ave, Anniston, AL 36207). This includes: Football, Cross Country, Basketball, Cheerleading, Band, Volleyball, Wrestling, Track and Field, Soccer…etc.  Again, please note this meeting is mandatory. Attendance is required for continued eligibility in practice and competition!  

Anniston City School Athletics | Eligibility Meeting | 08/04/22

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Attention Anniston High School and Middle School parents and students, on August 4, 2022 at 5:30 PM there will be a mandatory eligibility meeting for all extracurricular school activities in the Anniston Performing Arts Center (1301 Woodstock Ave, Anniston, AL 36207).

This includes: Football, Cross Country, Basketball, Cheerleading, Band, Volleyball, Wrestling, Track and Field, Soccer…etc. 

Again, please note this meeting is mandatory. Attendance is required for continued eligibility in practice and competition!  

Youth Football | Summer Conditioning!

Youth Football_Conditioning_Summer 2022

Are you ready for some Football? We are! So, mark your calendars for Summer Conditioning for Youth Football starts on Monday, July 11th from 5:30 PM until 7:00 PM at the Anniston Youth Sports Complex (356 Summerall Gate Rd, Anniston, AL 36206). 

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If you haven’t registered your child for our upcoming Fall sports, you have until August 12th! 

You may Register your superstar online today, by visiting: https://bit.ly/3PaTio1

You may also register in person by downloading and filling out our registration #Form and returning it to any City of Anniston Community Center: https://bit.ly/3P4wMx0

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For questions, please reach out to For more information on any sport or meetings dates listed above, please contact City of Anniston Athletic Director, Darren Spruill, at: 256-820-3860 and/or dspruill@annistonal.gov.

For more information, please visit: www.annistonal.gov/pard_registration