- The list below includes 31 free or cheap things to do in or near Fort Payne, Alabama, including 57 different types of inexpensive activities like National & State Parks, Movie Theaters, Waterfalls and Hiking Trails.
- From Little River Canyon National Preserve to De Soto State Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Fort Payne and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Scottsboro, Attalla, Mentone and Guntersville.
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.
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.
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1485 Four Mile Post Rd SE, Huntsville, AL 35802 MoreLess Info
Featuring an IMAX theater, Carmike Cinemas Valley Bend 18 shows the latest films in both 2D and 3D viewing formats. The auditoriums have stadium seating, digital projectors, and surround sound.
Monte Sano State Park is a retreat covering 2,140 acres, with lots of picnic areas, trails and mountain-biking trails, and modern camping sites for RVs. It also has 14 cabins, designed in the style of Arts and Crafts.
Dalton's Carmike 12 is a twelve theater cinema multiplex that shows newly released Hollywood movies with digital video and sound. The theater offers discount matinees and combo packages, and serves a variety of refreshments.