- Our list of the best things to do in Fort Payne, Alabama, features the top 38 nearby activities — including 20 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Fort Payne, AL has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 22 things to do within the city of Fort Payne, AL , followed by 16 popular activities in nearby cities, including Scottsboro, Mentone, Attalla, Guntersville and Rome
The Dalton Little Theatre is a volunteer run organization that provides performing arts entertainment to local residents. After holding its first performance in 1869, the theatre has continuously housed plays and performances.
Featuring a century-old restored carousel, Coolidge Park contains a variety of activities for all ages, including rock climbing, picnics, an interactive fountain, and a military memorial. The park is home to the Walnut Street Bridge, the world's largest pedestrian bridge.
Tennessee Riverpark is an 10-mile stretch of parkland along the Tennessee River, with access via the Riverwalk, a lighted concrete walkway that passes through several parks. Spot reptiles and birds, take a bike ride, or fish from one of the park's six piers.
Composed of nine different areas over 24,550 acres, the South Cumberland Recreation Area is even located in four different Tennessee counties. The visitor's center is the main orientation site with interpretive exhibits and information about the park complex.
A movie theater with 18 screens, Valley Bend 18 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, an IMAX 3D auditorium and a snack bar with food and drinks.