Cullman Homes for Sale
The small-town with big attitude.
If you have ever visited Cullman, Al you know that you are greeted with a warm smile around every corner. The wonderful thing about Cullman is that it offers a family feeling that you cannot find anywhere else. Cullman, Alabama embraces its small-town heritage, while still offering attributes of bigger city life. Located in north-central Alabama, conveniently off I-65, Cullman covers 743 square miles and 11 municipalities: Baileyton, Colony, Cullman, Dodge City, Fairview, Garden City, Good Hope, Hanceville, Holly Pond, Vinemont, and West Point. The county population is approximately 81,200 (2014 US Census estimate).
Cullman is a wonderful place for your family to call home. In fact it was named “Best place to raise kids” by Bloomburg Business. Cullman’s public schools are ranked among the top in Alabama! Cullman County Schools has over 9,000 students in schools throughout the county. The mission of Cullman County Schools is to guarantee student success through quality educational opportunities that provide challenging academic and extracurricular activities. There are also several excellent private schools. And Wallace State College, located in the nearby City of Hanceville, is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges.
So if you are looking for a beautiful, enthusiastic, small-town with big attitude to raise your family, Cullman is the place to be. Check out all the Cullman Homes for Sale on my site.
Festivals and Family Fun
Ave Maria Grotto, Bloomin' Festival, Strawberry Festival, Oktoberfest
It seems that there is always something going on in Cullman. With the great climate in Cullman, short mild winters followed by long warm summers, you can enjoy the many family attractions and festivals year round.
One of the most popular attractions that Cullman host is the Ave Maria Grotto. The Grotto is known throughout the world as “Jerusalem in Miniature,” and is a beautifully landscaped, 4 acre park that houses 125 miniature replicas of famous churches, shrines, and buildings from all over the world. The Ave Maria Grotto is located on Alabama’s only Benedictine Abbey.
In the spring, summer, and fall months you can always catch a town festival. At the peak of strawberry season, you can catch the Strawberry festival. If you love sweet treats, and family fun this festival is for you. Don’t forget to purchase a basket of locally grown strawberries to enjoy at home. The Bloomin’ Festival is a popular festival that takes place on the grounds of St. Bernard Abbey. You can enjoy local vendors, arts and crafts, tasty treats, and music. In the fall we pay homage to our German roots and celebrate with Oktoberfest. The entire month is filled with activities all around town, from the Oktoberfest pageant to grabbing traditional German food and local restaurants.
Things to do in Cullman
Skydive Alabama, Stoney Lonesome OHV Park, Rock the South, and More
If you’re looking for something to do in Cullman, or just a reason to visit, we have adventures for the whole family. From classic dinning and unique coffee shops, to savvy shopping and antique diving, we have it all.
If you want to get your adrenaline pumping you have to check out Skydive Alabama. Experience the thrill of free falling over the world, while tandem diving with a trusted instructor. And what better way to see Cullman than from thousands of feet in the air.
Originally intended to be a one year celebration of recovery from the April 27th, 2011 tornados that ripped through our county, Rock the South has continued to become a massive celebration of this area and what it has to offer. Over the years, Rock the South has grown into a great country music festival that continues its focus on southern culture, family and giving back.
Stoney Lonesome OHV Park is the perfect attraction for those that like to enjoy the outdoors and maybe get a little muddy. Stony Lonesome is the first public OHV park of its kind in the state. Open year-round, the 1456+ acre park features trails for ATVs, rock crawlers, dirt bikes, mountain bikers, equestrians, hikers, pedestrians, and much more.
If the attractions mentioned above seem like a little much for you don’t worry, we have something for you too. You can visit some of our wonderful shops around town unique to Cullman. At Southern Accents you can find antique architecture perfect for your next remodel for your home. From salvaged wood to antique bath fixture they have it all.