Exploring Huntsville

Bollywood Film Zero Features Huntsville, AL Locations

Zero Review Here’s the short version of what you need to know about “Zero”: Huntsville doesn’t appear in the movie until shortly after intermission, and the second half of the film, in which Huntsville features, will be one of the most fun movie-going experiences you have this year. Here’s one other short version of what […]

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Huntsville Events to Look Forward to in 2019

Huntsville Events to Look Forward to in 2019

Countdown to 2019 As we countdown to 2019, here are a few things we are excited about in the upcoming year! 2019 will be a huge year with Alabama’s Bicentennial and the Apollo 50th Celebrations. It would be a great time to visit Huntsville. As far as what the Huntsville Convention and Visitors Bureau has […]

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Coming Soon to Huntsville: New Spaces & Places in 2019

Coming Soon to Huntsville: New Spaces & Places in 2019

New Spaces & Places in 2019 If you thought 2018 was a year of growth for the Huntsville/Madison area, you are in for an unbelievable 2019. Several projects will be opening next year including new hotels, swanky restaurants, activity centers, and the city’s first outdoor food garden complete with a wine cube and rooftop bar. […]

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Huntsville Holiday Traditions Make Spirits Bright

Huntsville Holiday Traditions Make Spirits Bright

Feel Festive in Huntsville If you are looking to get that festive feeling stirred up?  Huntsville has plenty of day and nighttime holiday events to make even a Scrooge get a little holiday cheer. Huntsville was recently named one of best Christmas towns in America.  These are events that happen the entire holiday season! Tinsel […]

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Best Winter Activities in Huntsville

Best Winter Activities in Huntsville

A fall chill is in the air, but this is still the sunny South.  Winter arrives reluctantly and usually stays mild, so we don’t hibernate in Madison County!  There are lots of things to do all winter in our backyard. Get Yourself Outside Whether you want to hike, bike, run, or stroll, Madison County offers […]

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8 Fun Bachelorette Ideas in Huntsville

8 Fun Bachelorette Ideas in Huntsville

8 Fun Bachelorette Ideas in Huntsville Planning a bachelorette can be tough, so we’re taking the guesswork out for you. Here are some ideas for a memorable bachelorette in Huntsville for every type of bride-to-be.   Toss One Back Toss some axes, then toss back a beer — because why not? Campus 805’s breweries, restaurants […]

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Five Must-See Historic Huntsville Spots

Five Must-See Historic Huntsville Spots

Five Must-See Historic Huntsville Spots for Visitors Katie Stamps, Historic Preservationist for the City of Huntsville 1. 506 Franklin Street, Twickenham Historic District Being partial to Victorian-era architecture, I became utterly captivated by the c. 1887 Goldsmith-Donovan House when I started working for the City of Huntsville.  Originally a modest, two-story cottage, this Italianate-style dwelling […]

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Dynamite History of Downtown Huntsville’s Lewter Hardware

Dynamite History of Downtown Huntsville’s Lewter Hardware

Lewter Hardware For more than 90 years, Lewter Hardware has been a Huntsville, Alabama staple. Huntsville has some unique and enriching history. We also pride ourselves on preserving that history and sharing it with others. This is why Huntsville has a deep connection with the past, present, and future. One bit of history that I […]

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Best Instagram Worthy Hikes in Huntsville and Madison

Best Instagram Worthy Hikes in Huntsville and Madison

Best Hiking Spots in Huntsville and Madison County for Instagram As fall colors and cooler temperatures begin to creep into the Tennessee Valley, it’s high time to hit the trails. Whether you’re itching for a family-friendly hike or a steep and steady climb on Monte Sano, these trails are sure to please — and freshen […]

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Where to Watch Football in Huntsville

Where to Watch Football in Huntsville

Where to watch football in the Rocket City If you didn’t know, football is BIG in Alabama! (Don’t think you need that reminder, though.) People even plan their wedding days around football games! So, something this big should be appreciated in the best places around the Rocket City. Here’s your quick guide for where to […]

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