Exploring Huntsville

5 Things You’ll Only See in Huntsville

5 Things You’ll Only See in Huntsville Planning a visit to Huntsville, and want to have the most uniquely Rocket City experience you can? Here’s a quick guide to five places that you’ll only find in Huntsville: Two Giant Rockets for the Price of One In all the world, there are only three Saturn V […]

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Coming Soon to Huntsville: New Spaces & Places in 2018

Coming Soon to Huntsville: New Spaces & Places in 2018

Coming Soon to Huntsville: New Spaces & Places in 2018 The year 2017 was full of growth for the City of Huntsville with new restaurants, boutiques, developments, and many exciting announcements about things to come. With a major travel blogger conference (TBEX) in the rearview mirror and an upcoming PBS special about the Rocket City—hosted […]

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6 Reasons to Explore the Downtown Huntsville Visitor Center

6 Reasons to Explore the Downtown Huntsville Visitor Center

6 Reasons to Explore the Downtown Huntsville Visitor Center If you’re visiting Huntsville, should you visit the Downtown Huntsville Visitor Center? Well, yes – it has “visit” right there in the name! You probably already know why you should, there’s a wealth of information there about local activities and food and attractions and accommodations and […]

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Tee Off at Topgolf Huntsville

Tee Off at Topgolf Huntsville

Tee Off at Topgolf Huntsville  Huntsville’s newest entertainment complex is the Topgolf facility, the first new business to set down at the MidCity mixed-use development on the site of the former Madison Square Mall.     This is not your father’s golf outing.  Topgolf Huntsville is a 53,000 square foot venue featuring not just golf, but […]

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Instagram Best 9 of 2017

Instagram Best 9 of 2017

Instagram “Best 9” of 2017 2017 was a great year for Huntsville. For your viewing pleasure, here are our “Best 9” Instagram photos from the past year… enjoy!               Thanks for sharing your Rocket City photos with us! #iHeartHsv 

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12 Days of Huntsville Christmas

12 Days of Huntsville Christmas

12 Days of Huntsville Christmas Christmas is coming up, and there’s no place better to celebrate than in Huntsville, Alabama. Check out the 12 Days of Christmas – Huntsville style – below. Twelve Drummers Drumming The biggest concerts in Huntsville are at the Von Braun Center, but so are showcases of local songwriter talent and […]

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Family Activities in Huntsville: Holiday Edition

Family Activities in Huntsville: Holiday Edition

Family Activities in Huntsville: Holiday Edition So your family is coming to spend Christmas break in Huntsville and you’re wondering what on Earth am I going to do with all these people to keep them happy and entertained? Not to worry. Here’s some great ideas that will have you and your family enjoying Huntsville and […]

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Discover Public Art in Huntsville

Discover Public Art in Huntsville

Discover Public Art in Huntsville It’s no secret that the Rocket City is one of the most creative, artistic communities around. In fact, we are home to the largest privately owned arts facility in the United States—Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. As a city that boasts incredible talent, we look to find ways of incorporating […]

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Fall in Love with Downtown Huntsville

Fall in Love with Downtown Huntsville

Fall in Love with Downtown Huntsville Some people say that spring is the season of love. Psh. Clearly, these people are completely mistaken. Everyone knows that the real season of love is, in fact, fall. What could possible be more romantic than (somewhat) cooler weather, cozy hoodies and sweaters, pumpkin spice and caramel apple everything, […]

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7 Cemeteries for History Buffs

7 Cemeteries for History Buffs

7 Cemeteries for History Buffs These cemeteries have so much history, it’s spooky! Historic Slave Cemetery at Oakwood University Location: Off of Wynn Drive NW, on the south end of Oakwood University campus, Huntsville In 1896, the founders of Oakwood University purchased land from the former plantations operated by Peter Blow and Job Key. For years, a slave cemetery was […]

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