Downtown Huntsville

“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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[VLOG]: Get Around on Downtown Huntsville BlueBikes

[VLOG]: Get Around on Downtown Huntsville BlueBikes

Get Around on Downtown Huntsville BlueBikes Hi everyone! Katie here again. We’ve had some gorgeous spring weather recently, and I thought a great way to take advantage of it was to try out the new bikeshare program in Huntsville. The City of Huntsville, Downtown Huntsville, Inc., and Zagster, Inc. have teamed up to launch the […]

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Paddle the Canal in Downtown Huntsville

Paddle the Canal in Downtown Huntsville

Paddle the Canal in Downtown Huntsville Are you familiar with dragon boat races? They are popular festivals centered around teams of people racing each other in colorfully decorated boats. Surrounding cities in North Alabama are especially known for their dragon boat festivals because of the rivers running through their downtown areas.  Downtown Huntsville doesn’t have […]

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Downtown Huntsville Craft Beer Trail

Downtown Huntsville Craft Beer Trail

Downtown Huntsville Craft Beer Trail It’s been less than six years since Alabama’s Brewery Modernization Act legalized taprooms at craft breweries in this state, and the craft brew business in Huntsville has been booming.  With dozens of unique beers only available in Huntsville or the region, fans of malt fermentation have a lot to taste […]

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Best Things to Do With Your Best Friend in Huntsville

Best Things to Do With Your Best Friend in Huntsville

  Looking to plan the perfect afternoon with your best friends in the Rocket City? Trying to come up with an activity that everyone in your group can enjoy? If so, you’re in luck! Whatever you’re planning, Huntsville has plenty of activities for an outing with your friends. We’ve got the ultimate guide for crafting […]

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[VLOG]: What’s New in Huntsville for 2017

[VLOG]: What’s New in Huntsville for 2017

Happy New Year everyone! Katie here again, and in the spirit of new beginnings, I’m showing you some of the construction here in Huntsville that will be partially or completely finished in 2017. Huntsville is growing, and it’s so exciting! Campus No. 805 Although many of Campus No. 805’s tenants have been open for a […]

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Attraction PRO Tips: Santa’s Village

Attraction PRO Tips: Santa’s Village

  ‘Tis the season! There’s tons shopping to do, festive lights around town to admire, copious amounts of tasty, tasty, food to consume, and of course, you have to lovingly place those traditional and sentimental decorations around your house in just the right spot. But wait, there’s still one more important task you absolutely must […]

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Four Things Sports Fans Should Know About Huntsville

Four Things Sports Fans Should Know About Huntsville

  Four Things Sports Fans Should Know about Huntsville Huntsville, a place where the skies are always clear for lift off, and everyone (and their grandmother) knows who Nick Saban’s Crimson Tide will “roll over” on any given fall Saturday. Known as the Yellowhammer State, Alabama could easily be better known for its football and […]

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Holiday Magic Pass

Holiday Magic Pass

Editor’s Note: This post has been updated to accurately reflect information for 2017. It’s once again time for the Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau’s Holiday Magic Pass! This is my favorite way to save on holiday events around Huntsville. This year the holiday pass includes discounts to seven attractions: Skating in the Park Visit […]

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Coming Soon to Huntsville: New Spaces & Places

Coming Soon to Huntsville: New Spaces & Places

Coming Soon to Huntsville: New Places and Spaces The City of Huntsville is growing rapidly in popularity and population. In fact, Huntsville leads the growth in Alabama according to a Census released earlier this year. So, what keeps this city growing and changing? It seems to have something for everyone—award-winning restaurants, nightlife, shopping centers, event […]

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