Alabama’s oldest tour of homes can be found about 90 minutes from the River Region in historical Eufaula. The annual pilgrimage, scheduled this year for April 3 to 6, is the idyllic place to experience honest-to-goodness Southern hospitality. Dozens of volunteers guide visitors through the beautiful homes, many still furnished with precious family heirlooms representing a bygone era. Eufaula recreates the Old South for guests by opening up these glorious, nostalgic mansions, many built by 19th century planters and merchants.
To read more, visit page 22 of the March 2014 issue of River Region Magazine at http://www.riverregion.net/flipfiles/March_14/fscommand/Binder1.pdf.