Superhero Day and Family Expo
This free community event attracts thousands of people from North Alabama, stimulating local tourism. It includes the Heroes 4 Victory - a troupe of realistic superheroes; the Defenders of Hope - a competition offering an opportunity for businesses, churches, groups to engage the community by hosting a kids activity booth, then kids vote on their favorite; Real Heroes - a section of community heroes, including police, fire, and this year featuring farmers; Super Shear - a hair donation booth, hair is cut and donated to Wigs 4 Kids; plus, Market Vendors, Food, and Music. In 2018 get ready for Create a Superhero contest; a Lego competition; a costume contest; a Super Vehicle parade competition.The event is located at Athens's Big Spring Memorial Park on Beaty Street, locally known as the Duck Pond Park. To participate as a sponsor, or in any of the activities, please contact us, and take advantage of this opportunity to engage the community, and support a great cause.