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News & Events

Visit Russell Marine at the Birmingham Boat Show

Date: 1/18/2018

Attend one of the largest boat shows in the Southeast January 18–21, 2018 at the BJCC in Birmingham, Alabama. Russell Marine hosts one of the largest booths with new boat models from Nautique, Supreme, Godfrey Pontoon Boats, Key West, Sea Ray and personal watercraft from Sea-Doo. In addition, there will be a pro shop with top-of-the-line gear from Hyperlite, Byerly, and more, plus apparel featuring Lake Martin and Smith Lake! Meet Russell Marine pro rider Noah Flegel, too!

Polar Plunge to benefit Lake Martin Resource Association

Date: 1/04/2018

The Third Annual Lake Martin Young Professionals Polar Plunge presented by USAmeriBank is Saturday, January 13, at Kowaliga Restaurant. This brisk fundraiser benefits the Lake Martin Resource Association and the tremendous work they do in keeping Lake Martin clean, safe and prosperous!

Russell Marine named number 3 among boat dealers in North America

Date: 1/04/2018

Russell Marine has been named one of the Top 100 dealers in North America by Boating Industry, the leading trade publication for the marine industry. This year, Russell Marine landed at number 3!

Russell Forest Run 5K & 10K February 24 [video]

Date: 1/04/2018

When Russell Forest Run participants are asked to share their favorite part of the run is, we always get a handful of different answers. Most of them say they love the after party in The Stables at Russell Crossroads. Of course, the die-hard runners say, “the toughness of the course,” and rounding out the list is, “the Finish Line.”

New Lake Martin maps and other gift guide goodies

Date: 12/15/2017

If finding that perfect gift seems like a daunting task sometimes, you’re in luck! We have some tips for you. We have just received our limited edition Russell Lands On Lake Martin maps. Fresh off the presses and suitable for framing, these 24 x 36 prints will make a perfect gift for lake lovers and will look great displayed in your lake home, man cave, or rec room. They are $15 each at the Company Store, and quantities are limited. Plus, here are even more ideas for that unique gift.

Santa, Art Bazaar and more at Christmas at Crossroads

Date: 11/09/2017

After all of the toil of Thanksgiving, reward yourself by stepping into the charm and sparkle of the Christmas season. Rather than fight the crowds of Black Friday shoppers, plan for a much happier day at Russell Crossroads.

Fall Family Fest is still on!

Date: 10/26/2017

LOCATION CHANGED. Mother Nature and a soggy forecast may have forced us to change the location of this year’s Fall Family Festival, but she can’t stop the fun. Rain or shine, all of the fun fall activities will be happening at Cole’s Shop off of Willow Point Cutoff Road near the entrance to Willow Point.

Fall Family Festival Coming October 28

Date: 10/12/2017

LOCATION CHANGED due to weather! Make sure you bring the entire family down for a morning filled with FUN! The Fall Family Festival is also a learning experience. We will have our working grist mill and a blacksmith in the Blacksmith Shop. So, make plans to be there! Yes, there is a charge, but it’s only $25 per family.

Eat, Drink and be Scary at Willow Glynn Open House

Date: 10/12/2017

Two freshly completed lake homes in Willow Glynn will provide the setting for their spook-a-licous unveiling. Constructed by one of Russell Lands On Lake Martin’s most prolific builders, Bob Harris of RLH Construction, “The Abby” and the “Riverside Cottage” will be open for your personal inspection. Chef Chris Doggett of Willow Point Golf & Country Club will be creating tasty bites and refreshments. Perhaps one of these b00-tiful new lake homes will cast a spell on you, and you’ll make it your own.