PHOTOS: 2018 Annual Celebration

Scroll through for a list of our wonderful sponsors and for galleries from the evening's event. Photos courtesy of Antonio Minifield, YNOT iMages.

The Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama recognized top volunteers for 2017 during its 117th annual celebration, presented on Friday, January 19 by The University of Alabama at the Bryant Conference Center.

A departure from previous events, attendees were treated to signature dishes from area restaurants including 301 Bistro, Bar & Beer Garden; The Avenue Pub; Black Warrior Brewing; Central Mesa; Cypress Inn, Dotson’s Burger Spot; Jalapeno’s Mexican Grill; Jim N’ Nick’s; Legends; The Levee; Monarch Coffee Bar; OHenry’s Coffee; River; The Side By Side; Southern Ale House; Taziki’s; and Urban Cookhouse. During the event, members voted on the Best of the Taste of the Town, choosing Central Mesa as the inaugural Champion.

 To view candid photos and the event video, visit the Chamber's Facebook page. For a full list of the evening's honorees, click here.

Pre-event reception, Taste of the Town and post-event band photos.

Red carpet photos.

The evening's honorees.

Thank you to our sponsors, without whom this event would not have been possible.

Presenting Sponsor

The University of Alabama

Gold Sponsors
Bryant Conference Center
Mercedes-Benz U.S. International, Inc.
Shelton State Community College

Silver Sponsors
The University of Alabama College of Community Health Sciences

Entertainment Sponsor
FASTSIGNS of Tuscaloosa

Video Sponsors
Alabama One Credit Union
SEED Creative

Awards Sponsor
Award Company of America