Exhibits & Annual Events

Celebrate Veterans Day in Huntsville

Celebrate Veterans Day in Huntsville

Celebrate Veterans Day in Huntsville Huntsville loves to celebrate our military community as we are home to the U.S. Army’s Redstone Arsenal and we have a strong military heritage. The community has many Veterans Day activities celebrating all of those who have served in the U.S. military. Free Admission to Attractions Veterans and their families […]

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Experience the Taste of Huntsville

Experience the Taste of Huntsville

  Experience the Taste of Huntsville Each year, the Huntsville/Madison County Hospitality Association hosts the Taste of Huntsville, an event with good food for a good cause! This year’s  theme is “Tailgate with the Taste of Huntsville.” Over 30 local restaurants will provide delicious samples for guests to enjoy, with the event’s proceeds benefiting Merrimack Hall […]

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Madison Street Festival

Madison Street Festival

Madison Street Festival Madison, Alabama’s, largest event – the Madison Street Festival – happens each year in early fall in Madison’s historic old town district.  The weather forecast calls for a gorgeous sunny day this October 7th!  Admission is free to this family-friendly event.     The Festival kicks off at 9 am with parade […]

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Spend Your Labor Day in Huntsville/Madison County

Spend Your Labor Day in Huntsville/Madison County

  It’s 4:30 p.m. on a work day. Your eyes glance at the clock. You slowly gaze over the pile of work sitting on your desk; you sigh. Then – a ray of light. You see a date circled on your calendar. It appears to be a holiday. But, could it be? Yes, it could […]

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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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A billion (or so) reasons to be in Huntsville, Alabama for July 4th weekend

A billion (or so) reasons to be in Huntsville, Alabama for July 4th weekend

  *Editor’s note: Dates, times, and other relevant event information has been updated in this blog to accurately reflect 2017 activities.   Ok. Ok. We don’t really have ONE BILLION reasons, but we have a lot of reasons we think you would have a blast (we can’t help the space puns) in Huntsville, Alabama for […]

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50 Things to do this Summer in Huntsville

50 Things to do this Summer in Huntsville

50 Things to do this Summer in Huntsville Summertime in the Rocket City is a magic, special time full of tasty food, outdoor adventures, stellar sights, and fun all the way around. Here are 50 events taking place in Huntsville to make your summer the most amazing one ever. Happy exploring! Biergarten; U.S. Space & […]

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10 Reasons to Attend Von Braun Center’s Family Fun Fest

10 Reasons to Attend Von Braun Center’s Family Fun Fest

Here at the Von Braun Center, one of our favorite phrases is “free admission”… who doesn’t love to hear those words? If you haven’t experienced the Von Braun Center’s Family Fun Festival and Expo, now is the time. We’ll give you ten reasons why: 1. Budget-friendly fun Have you ever packed the kids in the […]

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Visit Neighborhood Earth at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center

Visit Neighborhood Earth at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center

    Visit Neighborhood Earth at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Dearest fellow explorers and adventurers, Congratulations! You are standing in one of most amazing cites in the entire universe. In honor of this most glorious occasion, the U.S. Space & Rocket Center opened a brand new exhibit dedicated to exploration on the galactic […]

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April Activities in the Rocket City

April Activities in the Rocket City

Looking for fun, food, and festivities this April? You’re in luck! There’s always something new and exciting happening in the Rocket City. Get ready for a month packed with food trucks, craft beer, live music, and much more! We’ve got the scoop on where you can find the most fun this month in the city […]

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