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
Please contact events (at) alabamachanin.com for information on group tours.
The Factory | This Week
THE FACTORY | THIS WEEK 10.24.2016 – 10.29.2016
“When we love, we always strive to become better than we are. When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.” – Paulo Coelho “The Alchemist"
Look for our annual Black and Orange Sale in-store and online later this week.
Join us on Saturday, October 29th from 10:00am to 1:00pm for our quarterly Sip and Sew event. Spend some time working on your current sewing project and share inspiration, fellowship, and Brunch with your fellow sewers. Brunch will be served from 10:00am to 2:00pm. Please bring your own fabric and sewing notions.
Join Factory chef Zach Chanin on November 3rd for our Holiday Breads Cooking Workshop. Book your spot now and learn to make a variety of breads and compound butters for the upcoming holiday season.
Every weekday The Factory offers lunch from our Daily Menu. Our menu features sandwiches, quiche, fresh vegetables, cookies, cakes, crepes, tea, and a selection of wine and beer. Our ingredients change with each season and sourced from local purveyors. After lunch join us for a free tour at 2:00pm. Guided by a member of the Alabama Chanin team, the tour takes you through our facility where you can see our production areas and learn about our history and sustainable manufacturing practices.
This Saturday join us for brunch, made from locally sourced organic ingredients, from 10:00am – 2:00pm. We offer Specials that change weekly, French Toast, yogurt with house-made granola, and our popular Farm Breakfast that includes homemade biscuits and gravy, bacon, and scrambled eggs. Complete your meal with a cup of hot coffee or a mimosa made with freshly squeezed orange juice. Our store will be open from 10:00am – 3:00pm, so stop by after your meal and shop our artisan-made garments, machine-sewn home goods, and kitchen wares.
For all of your occasions and special events, The Factory and our head chef Zachariah offer catering and freshly-baked whole cakes. Zachariah will work with you to create a customized menu to suit your tastes and needs. Call +1.256.760.1090 and ask for the café to place your order, or fill out our online catering form located here. Please provide 72 hours’ notice when placing an order.
462 Lane Drive, Florence, AL 35630
HOURS @ THE FACTORY
Monday – Friday, 10:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday, 10:00am – 3:00pm
Monday – Friday, 11:00am – 2:00pm
10:00am – 2:00pm
View our Daily Menu here.
Learn more about the history of The Factory here.
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 (look for an announcement in early 2017), workshops, and sewing groups. You can view a complete listing of our events here.