Details: Monroeville, Ala.
All flight and lodging information valid as of press time Thursday.
Want to take a spur-of-the-moment trip to Monroeville, Ala.? Here's what you need to know for the weekend of June 4-6:
Monroeville is about 106 miles southwest of Montgomery. US Airways and Delta offer one-stop flights from BWI for about $320.
WHERE TO STAY
Best Western Inn
4419 S. Alabama Ave.
A few miles from the town square. Rooms from about $77 a night, including breakfast.
4389 S. Alabama Ave.
Rooms from about $66 a night, including continental breakfast.
WHERE TO EAT
Court House Cafe Catering and Confections
27 W. Claiborne St.
Simple but hearty fare, including soups, salads, sandwiches and burgers. The most expensive item on the lunch menu is $8.
David's Catfish House
145 Hwy. 84 East
Try the all-you-can-eat catfish filet plate ($9.95) with the restaurant's signature cheese grits.
WHAT TO DO
Old Monroe County Courthouse Museum
31 N. Alabama Ave.
Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free.
Hours will be extended and reservations are required for some events during July's 50th anniversary celebration of "To Kill a Mockingbird."
Beehive Coffee and Books
11 W. Claiborne St.
"First Friday" events showcase local authors, artists and musicians.
Monroe County Chamber of Commerce http:/