Guided Factory tours are offered at 2:00pm on weekdays. No reservations are required. Tours are free and last approximately 30 minutes. They include a behind-the-scenes look at our studio and production areas and Building 14 machine sewing production facility, as well a history of the company. Questions are always welcome.
If you are joining us for lunch prior to the tour, please allow ample time to arrive, order, and eat.
Alabama Chanin @ The Factory
462 Lane Drive
Florence, AL 35630
The Alabama Chanin staff is available for private tours that can be tailored to meet your organization or group’s needs. Please contact events (at) alabamachanin.com for information on group tours.
In addition to daily lunch service and shopping, The Factory is used by the community for small catered lunches, special events, lectures, and as host to local or traveling art exhibits. Current programming includes our Friends of the Café Dinner Series, workshops, book-signings, and sewing group meetups. You can view a complete listing of our events here.
SOLD OUT Asha Gomez: August 24, 2017
THE SCHOOL OF MAKING EVENTS
First + Third Tuesdays Sewing Group meets each month from 8:30am – 11:30am.
Visit The School of Making for a comprehensive overview of our Workshop programming hosted at The Factory.
Here is a look at our offerings for Wednesday, August 23rd. Check back daily for updates.
Bonnie Blue Farms Cheese Plate 15
served with fruit preserves, bacon jam, pickles, and house made crostini
The Heirloom BLT 11
made with locally-grown heirloom tomatoes and greens, thickly-sliced bacon,
and aioli, served on toasted ciabatta, with your with your choice
of chips substitute chips for a vegetable +2, or salad +2
White BBQ Chicken Sandwich 10
oven roasted chicken, white BBQ sauce, and fresh greens, served on
house made ciabatta bread, with your with your choice of
chips substitute chips for a vegetable +2, or salad +2
The Factory Quiche 12
made with patty pan squash, zucchini, potatoes, buttermilk cheddar
cheese, and herbs, topped with a puff pastry, served with a side
of the Factory Salad and your choice of vegetable
The Factory Salad 10
mixed greens, cucumbers, shaved squash, and farm cheese, tossed
in our lemon citronette or buttermilk dressing, and served
with toasted ciabatta bread and a soft boiled egg
Grilled Pimento Cheese and Bacon Sandwich 10
served on house made ciabatta bread, with your
choice of chips, vegetable +2, or salad +2
Three of The Factory sides 10
THE FACTORY SIDES
Marinated Cucumber + Vidalia Onions 3
Charred Okra + Eggplant in a Tomato Vinaigrette 3
Sauteed Summer Squash + Basil + Lemon Dressing 4
Side of The Factory Salad 4
Half Grilled Cheese Sandwich 4
Half White Pimento Cheese Sandwich 4
Route 11 Potato Chips 2
Three Chocolate Chips Cookies 3
Blueberry Crêpes 5
BEER AND WINE
Singin’ River Brewery • Florence, Alabama • Handy’s Gold • 4.00
Blue Pants Brewery • Madison, Alabama • Gose • 4.00
Good People Brewing • Birmingham, Alabama • Urban Farmer • 4.00
Osker Blues • Longmont, Colorado • Mama’s Little Yella Pils • 4.00
Straight to Ale • Huntsville, Alabama • Monkeynaut IPA • 4.00
Sparkling Ca Furlan • Prosecco Brut NV • Italy 6.00 glass • 20.00 bottle
White Ela • Vinho Verde • Portugal 4.00 glass • 15.00 bottle
Rosé Villa Wolf • Pino Noir Rosé • Germany 5.00 glass • 18.00 bottle
Red Z. Alexander Brown • Pinot Noir • North Coast 6.00 glass • 20.00 bottle