Welcome To Wedowee 


Welcome To Wedowee...Home To Beautiful Lake Wedowee.


Wedowee is a small town located in the eastern part of Alabama. It is the county seat of Randolph County and has a population of around 800 people. Wedowee offers plenty of charm and character, with a historic downtown area that is perfect for an afternoon stroll. 


The town is also home to the beautiful Lake Wedowee, which draws visitors from all over the state for fishing, boating, and other water activities. 

Lake Life Is The Best Life! 

A fun and walkable downtown

check below on where to eat, play, and stay in our fun little town. 

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R.L. Harris Dam

Construction of R.L. Harris Reservoir, as it is officially known, began in 1974 and was completed in 1982 as a hydroelectric site. 


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Recreation facilities on Lake Wedowee

Hiking trails, picnic areas, fishing piers, playgrounds, boat launches and rest areas

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Upcoming Events in Central Alabama

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Flower Pickin' at Bennett Farms
Jun 19, 2024
5:00 PM CDT
1073 Co Rd 13
Heflin, AL 36264
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Flower Pickin' at Bennett Farms
Jun 24, 2024
5:00 PM CDT
1073 Co Rd 13
Heflin, AL 36264
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Flower Pickin' at Bennett Farms
Jun 26, 2024
5:00 PM CDT
1073 Co Rd 13
Heflin, AL 36264
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Food Truck Friday in Downtown Oxford
Jul 12, 2024
4:00 PM CDT
Main Street
Oxford, AL 36203
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Market on Main in Downtown Oxford Alabama
Jul 20, 2024
8:00 AM CDT
Main Street
Oxford, AL 36203
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Food Truck Friday in Downtown Oxford
Aug 09, 2024
4:00 PM CDT
Main Street
Oxford, AL 36203
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Read about Wedowee and what makes it so special! 
Hidden Gem Small Town - WadleyDrive 30 minutes south, cross the Tallapoosa River and you arrive at the town of Wadley. Do not be fooled – this sweet town is a wonderf...
Found Treasure At Lost CreekBy: Angie Stryker "If Jesus had access to fried blueberry pies and sweet cream he would have said, "I am the fried pie and the cream." T...
The Healing Farm - Redbird Willow FarmIt's an usually warn day in Alabama and I find myself strolling though a farm just beyond the lake, in Anniston. The owner of the farm, ...
Discover Anniston Museums and GardensDiscover a world of wonder at the Anniston Museums and Gardens! We are your passport to exploration, boasting a diverse array of attract...
Courting A New GameBy: Angie Stryker What do you do if you are manning your store, right off the city square, and someone who is passing through town comes...
Exploring The Town of HeflinHeflin is super convenient to Lake Wedowee and one of the cooler features especially for hiking enthusiasts is the Pinhoti Trail. The tr...
Hoppin' Good Time at The Second Lake Wedowee Life Feelin... We had a hoppin' good time with our second Lake Wedowee Life Feelin' Froggy Scavenger Hunt to kick off Full Pool recently. Almost 50 hun...
New Local Owners Change Name To Downtown Coffee ShopThe newest family business in Roanoke is enjoying great success in its early days, but how could it not... They are your local caffeine ...
Adventure Awaits in Downtown Bowdon, GeorgiaBy Kelly Caldwell Adventures are great. As a kid, my dad would load us up in the truck to go see a man about a dog…We knew there wasn’t ...
Clearing Lots is Second NatureIn our first year of Lake Wedowee Life, we featured a series of articles dedicated to the early days of Lake Wedowee and the men that he...
Full Circle Lake LoverIt's 1993 and I'm in high school in Georgia. My girlfriends and I all have our licenses, finally. It's the weekend and we all know exact...
The White FamilyIt's a gorgeous day as spring begins and four of the eight White siblings come together in Sue's kitchen - Sue White Wakefield, Ruby Whi...
When in Wedowee please think and support our local businesses! 

Where to eat, play and stay.... and more!

Eat, Play, and Stay

Bobber's Bar & Grill

PO Box 348

Wedowee, AL 36278

256-610-3362
Boondocks BBQ and Creamery

Boondocks BBQ and Creamery

20201 Hwy 431

Wedowee, AL 36278

(256) 357-4039

Lake Wedowee Winery

29 Main Street

Wedowee, AL 36278

(256) 610-3409
Miss Amber's Cafe

Miss Amber's Cafe

15 Main Street S.

Wedowee, AL 36278

(256) 357-4238
Old Waters Inn At Wedowee

Old Waters Inn At Wedowee

121 Main Street, 6 2nd St SW

Wedowee, AL 36278

256-357-2237

Tanner Health System

301 Ambulance Drive

Carrollton, GA 30117

770-838-8628

Retail - Shopping

The Crow's Nest

The Crow's Nest

9 Main Street N

Wedowee, AL 36278

256-357-1055

The Peaceful Porch at The Parker House

18 Main Street

Wedowee, AL 36278

(256) 357-9000
WM Grocery

WM Grocery

1221 Almon Street

Heflin, AL 36264

(256) 357-4914

Professional Services

Christie C Hayes, Realtor with Keller Williams

Suite 235 354 Newnan Crossing Bypass

Newnan, GA 30265

First Bank of Alabama

111 West Broad Street

Wedowee, AL 36278

256-357-3111

Hunter Bend Realty Services

25 Main Street, PO Box 225

Wedowee, AL 36278

256-357-4488
Lake Wedowee Life magazine

Lake Wedowee Life magazine

104 W Broad Street

Wedowee, AL 36278

(256) 357-4557

RE/MAX Lakefront -The Stones

PO BOX 269

Wedowee, AL 36278

(256) 357-4444

Other

NG Turf

1487 Black Dirt Road

Whitesburg, GA 30185

(770) 431-1348
Other businesses and attractions in the area to check out

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