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Santa’s Village Finds New Home at Huntsville Historic Depot

Santa’s Village Finds New Home at Huntsville Historic Depot

Santa’s Village Finds a new Ho Ho Home! One of Huntsville’s favorite Christmas traditions, Santa’s Village will have a new home at the Huntsville Historic Depot. Opening November 23rd, guests will find all the magic of Santa’s Village from before with even more to explore! There will be more open spaces for kids to be […]

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Huntsville Celebrates History Month in October

Huntsville Celebrates History Month in October

October is Huntsville History Month Huntsville doesn’t just have space – it has history, as well. That history will be celebrated throughout the entire month of October as part of Huntsville History Month, a new campaign spearheaded by the Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB). Through this initiative, the CVB has curated a digital, […]

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Disc Golf in Huntsville, Alabama

Disc Golf in Huntsville, Alabama

Disc Golf in the Rocket City The Huntsville / Madison / Madison County area will soon have 14 Disc Golf Courses. In fact, some of the oldest disc golf courses in the world are in Huntsville. Brahan Spring Park is the 2nd oldest disc golf course with Redstone Arsenal and University of Alabama Huntsville (UAH) […]

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Huntsville Aiming to Launch Thousands of Rockets, Dance in the Streets to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Huntsville Aiming to Launch Thousands of Rockets, Dance in the Streets to Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11

Huntsville Aiming to Launch Thousands of Rockets, Dance in the Streets to celebrate 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 On July 16, 1969 at 9:32 a.m. at NASA’s Launch Pad 39A, Apollo 11’s five F1 engines on Nasa’s Saturn-V AS-506 rocket ignited to slowly lift three Americans and humankind’s dreams aboard the historic mission to the […]

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Huntsville International Airport Adds Frontier Airlines

Huntsville International Airport Adds Frontier Airlines

Huntsville Interntional Airport Adds Low-Cost Carrier Huntsville International Airport announced the addition of Frontier Airlines. Starting in October 2018, Frontier Airlines, a low-cost carrier, will begin non-stop flights from Huntsville to Denver and Orlando.   To celebrate the occasion, the Huntsville International Airport (HSV) held a press conference and handed out 100 small paper airplanes […]

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Huntsville’s Father’s Day Deals

Huntsville’s Father’s Day Deals

Celebrate Father’s Day in the Rocket City To celebrate Father’s Day in the Rocket City, we thought we would round up all of the deals for dear old dad! Restaurants Ruth’s Chris Steak House: Treat Dad to one of the best Steak Houses in the City without breaking the bank with their 3 course prix-fixe […]

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Huntsville’s Big Spring Crush Expands to Weekend Long Wine and Food Festival

Huntsville’s Big Spring Crush Expands to Weekend Long Wine and Food Festival

Big Spring Crush Expands to a Weekend Long Wine & Food Festival Huntsville’s fifth annual Big Spring Crush, a wine a food festival, has grown into a weekend long event from September 28 – 30th in downtown’s Big Spring Park East. Homegrown Huntsville works to make the event a success every year. The festival has sold out the […]

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Where to get a Huntsville Slice of Pizza

Where to get a Huntsville Slice of Pizza

Where to get a Huntsville Slice of Pizza Fridays are automatically pizza days to me. I guess that’s just from having it served as a rectangle with corn in school. Well the Rocket City has some of the best places to grab a slice that would earn an A on the report card! Here are […]

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Social Experiment Returns Lost Wallets in Huntsville

Social Experiment Returns Lost Wallets in Huntsville

Mark Rober, a youtuber, decided that he would create a social experiment where he dropped 200 wallets in cities all across the United States to see how honest people were when it came time to return them. Huntsville was one of those cities. He asked participants to drop wallets in the high and low income […]

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Cheers to 10 Years of Craft Beers at Rocket City Brewfest

Cheers to 10 Years of Craft Beers at Rocket City Brewfest

To celebrate 10 years, the Rocket City Brewfest is starting fresh with this year’s craft beer festival. In 2008, Free the Hops created a fundraiser the craft beer community loved. As the breweries in the Huntsville/Madison County area grew, so did the festival.  Fast forward 10-years, and the festival has a new date and location […]

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