Alberta is located in Brunswick County, home of Brunswick Stew! This jewel of a small town, located on Historic Route 1 - right off Interstate 85, was founded in 1928 at the intersection of two major railroads.
Alberta is known for the best Brunswick stew anywhere! The Taste of Brunswick Festival has attracted thousands to sample Brunswick stew made by more than 20 stew masters vying for cash prizes and recognition, delighting those who came from far and wide to visit friends and make new ones.
Colonial Downs off-track wagering center and restaurant is located in Town where several events are held including poker tournaments, and a popular comedy hour event with dinner theater entertainment. People travel from as far as Charlotte, NC to view the standing room only bid for the Triple Crown as well as the Breeder's Cup, one of the most attended events of record.