Showing posts by: David Hitt

How To: Explore 230 Years of Huntsville History in One Visit

How To: Explore 230 Years of Huntsville History in One Visit

How To: Explore 230 Years of Huntsville History in One Visit Have you ever wished that you could travel through more than two centuries, visiting Huntsville, Alabama, at various points in its past and future, only to realize that time machines haven’t been invented yet? Sure, we all have! But I bring good news, resident […]

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Dining + Entertainment in Huntsville

Dining + Entertainment in Huntsville

Dining + Entertainment in Huntsville Sometimes, even with the awesome dining opportunities available in Huntsville, you find yourself wanting just a little something extra. Sometimes you don’t just want something tasty to eat, you want someone to entertain you while you’re eating it. Two thousand years ago, that was a decadence worthy of a Roman […]

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Take a Ride on Huntsville’s Breakfast Trolley Tour

Take a Ride on Huntsville’s Breakfast Trolley Tour

Take a Ride on Huntsville’s Breakfast Trolley Tour There are several ways you can hear some great stories about Huntsville and its history, but only one of them involves both a trolley AND a muffin. And, really, why would anyone NOT want to do that? The EarlyWorks Family of Museums offers a breakfast trolley tour […]

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“You Are Here”: Pin the Tale on the City

“You Are Here”: Pin the Tale on the City

“You Are Here”: Pin the Tale on the City Welcome to Huntsville. You are here. But now – where is here? There’s a big difference in visiting a city and experiencing a city. Make no mistake – Huntsville is a great place to visit. Come eat some amazing local food, visit local sights like the […]

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The Lowdown on Lowe Mill Eats

The Lowdown on Lowe Mill Eats

The Lowdown on Lowe Mill Eats Upon first wandering through Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment, one might be tempted to wonder why “food” isn’t part of the official name. Even before you go inside, you’re encountering some of the tastiest treats in town, and more keep appearing as you wander amongst the shops and studios. […]

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Four Clues for Solving Huntsville’s Escape Pod

Four Clues for Solving Huntsville’s Escape Pod

Four Clues for Solving Huntsville’s Escape Pod Maybe you’re the sort of person who enjoys the cerebral challenge of puzzling your way out of a locked chamber. Or maybe you’re the sort of person who likes being mocked by a bearded spy while you completely trash his room. If you’re the former, you may want […]

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Shop Local to Show the Love

Shop Local to Show the Love

  From breweries to biergartens to books – and other places that don’t start with B – local businesses in Huntsville offer up a lot to love. But several local merchants also help show the love, by donating a share of proceeds to good causes. Here are just a few examples of ways you can […]

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Listen Local Huntsville

Listen Local Huntsville

Why You Should “Listen Local” to Huntsville Songwriters If you’re going to visit Huntsville, you’re going to want to enjoy the local flavors, and music is no exception. One great way to do that is with Listen Local Huntsville, a showcase for area songwriters. You can find information about upcoming shows at the Listen Local […]

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Four Reasons to Run the Rocket City Marathon

Four Reasons to Run the Rocket City Marathon

  Four Reasons to Run the Rocket City Marathon The Rocket City Marathon is, like any marathon, 26.2 miles. Or, to put it in “Rocket City” context, 381 Saturn V moon rockets laid end to end. Four miles farther than the Apollo 17 crew drove on the moon. It’s 0.0001 percent of the distance to […]

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#iHeartHsv Art Collection

#iHeartHsv Art Collection

#iHeartHsv Art Collection There’s an art to welcoming visitors to town. And the Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau takes that very seriously. The Visitor Center not only offers information about things to do (and eat!) while you’re here, it provides coupons to make the activities cheaper and unique souvenirs of the city. …Which brings […]

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