Fried catfish in Rainsville, Alabama.


Nestled in the heart of DeKalb County, Rainsville, AL delivers the kind of travel experience you can’t forget. When you come into town, you’ll see Rainsville City Park, an oasis of tranquility with scenic walking trails and inviting picnic spots. It's the ideal destination for family outings or a leisurely stroll surrounded by nature's beauty. If you’re in town around the Halloween season, consider trying out the thrill of The PV Slaughterhouse, the town’s premiere haunted destination. Chow down on some fried catfish at Katy’s Katfish, a charming eatery seated inside a rustic log cabin. 

Visitors can also hit the green at the Rainsville Golf & Country Club, where nine challenging holes await year-round.

Fried catfish in Rainsville, Alabama.

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