HEADLAND BUSINESS SHOWCASE
Held in March (TBA)
The Headland Chamber of Commerce and The Gathering Place host a festive event showcasing local businesses each year. This event, "Headland Business Showcase", is normally held at The Gathering Place on a Tuesday in March. With free admission and open to the public, the evening features booths by local businesses as well as organizations, entertainment, doorprizes and giveaways for a fun-filled event.
1st Saturday in March
The Headland Area Chamber of Commerce is the proud sponsor of the Miss, Jr. and Little Miss Headland Pageants. This event takes place during the first quarter of each year and holds much excitement for many participants. Headland is so fortunate to have been represented by some of the finest young ladies in town. They grace the stage with great poise, intelligence and that great southern charm which always makes this competition an annual event filled with anticipation. The young ladies who are crowned Miss and Little Miss Headland go foward to represent our fair city in the Southern renowned National Peanut Festival Pageant in the following fall.
3rd Saturday in March
Turn back the clock 100 years and experience living history demonstrations of sheep shearing, blacksmithing, plowing with draft animals, basket weaving, quilting and other traditional spring farm activities. Entertainment will include an “Old Time Fiddlers Convention” and the “Alabama State Horse and Mule Plowing Contest.”
OPP RATTLESNAKE RODEO
4th Friday & Saturday in March, 9am
Enterprise-Ozark Community College
Since 1959, the Opp Jaycees have attracted the attention of local and international visitors, as well as the media, with its annual Rattlesnake Rodeo. Most years, over 30,000 attend the event, which is held to raise funds for local charities.