Scarecrows in the Park
Frank Jackson State Park in Opp, Alabama
Visit Frank Jackson State Park during October and November to enjoy the fall colored leaves, a calming lake view, and creative scarecrows. The scarecrows are placed throughout the park’s walking trails and are made by local businesses, churches, individuals, and organizations. Scarecrows in the Park is community effort and proudly organized by Frank Jackson Trail Masters. Guided golf cart tours are available. Group tours are welcomed.
Opp Chamber of Commerce (334) 493-3070
Wounded Warrior Fall Hunt
Fort Rucker Outdoor Recreation
The annual Fort Rucker Wounded Warrior Fall Hunt is slated for October 5th thru 12th.
Proceeds from the hunt will be used to purchase new specialized recreational equipment to enhance the quality of life for our Wounded Warriors and local community.
The hunt also raises awareness of the handicap accessible recreational equipment available at Fort Rucker thru the Outdoor Recreation program. The fall hunt offers turkey, hog and deer hunting for those who register to be a part of the week long hunt. The week long hunt will kick off on October 5th, at 3:00 a.m. and end on October 12th at 10 a.m. when all participants will meet back at West Beach, Lake Tholocco for door prize give-a ways, lunch and announcement of winners and sponsor recognition. Cost to participate in the hunt is $25 with no cost to Wounded Warriors. If you would like to assist a Wounded Warrior during the hunt, please contact the Outdoor Recreation office at (334) 255-4305. Hunt is open to the public. For more information on recreational activities on Fort Rucker and the Wounded Warrior Hunt contact Outdoor Recreation, (334) 255-4305.
Fort Rucker Outdoor Recreation, (334) 255-4305.