Exploring Huntsville

VLOG: Dog-Friendly Activities in Huntsville!

VLOG: Dog-Friendly Activities in Huntsville!

  Dogs are man’s best friend, and who wouldn’t want to go out and do fun things with their best friend? Madison County is a very dog-friendly place, and in this video I’ll show you some of my favorite things to do with my pooch.   Visit a Dog Park Madison County hosts several off-leash […]

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Geaux to the Rocket City! Direct Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville

Geaux to the Rocket City! Direct Flights from New Orleans to Huntsville

From the Crescent City to the Rocket City Have you heard the news yet? Starting September 30, GLO Airlines will offer direct flights between the Huntsville International Airport and the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (for under $200!). So we’re taking a break from our regularly scheduled programming to write especially to you, New […]

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Dear TBEX: Geektastic! Learn it, Live it, Love it

Dear TBEX: Geektastic! Learn it, Live it, Love it

  We’re not saying that you should take a good hard look at the rules for Dungeons & Dragons, binge-watch episodes of Star Trek and Star Wars (though it is important to know the difference) or set aside the time to read the Lord of the Rings trilogy, but we are not NOT saying it […]

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[VLOG]: Staying Cool in Huntsville

[VLOG]: Staying Cool in Huntsville

      Hi guys! Katie here again. It’s no secret that Alabama summers are hot, but who wants to spend the whole season indoors? I know I sure don’t. In this video, I’ll show you a few ways to keep you staying cool in the Huntsville heat that don’t involve staying inside.   Suzy’s […]

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[VLOG]: Madison County Farmers Markets

[VLOG]: Madison County Farmers Markets

  Madison County has a lot of big city conveniences, but we’ve also got a few small town charms, too! For example, it is super easy to access fresh, locally-grown food at one of our many farmer’s markets. Today, I’m showing you four great spots to visit to sample some delicious goods grown right here in […]

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Eat like a local at Pinhook Provisions Street Food Park

Eat like a local at Pinhook Provisions Street Food Park

Visiting Huntsville but want to eat like a local? You’re in luck. A reawakening is budding in the West Huntsville community, and Amie Vaughn White is the daring developer at the revolutionary front. Using her passion for southern craft culture, Amie has created a unique experience that thrives on community involvement to fully cultivate the […]

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Harvest Square Nature Preserve: a Natural Beauty

Harvest Square Nature Preserve: a Natural Beauty

Creating a beautiful, inviting outdoor space like the Harvest Square Nature Preserve takes passion and dedication. Harvest Square Nature Preserve has been a community effort to bring a small jewel to northern Madison County.  Aronov Realty Management donated the 69-acre property to the Land Trust of North Alabama in 2009. With the support of public […]

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Hello, TBEX

Hello, TBEX

  Hello, TBEX, and welcome to the Rocket City! Below, you’ll find some highlights about Huntsville and what we’ve got goin’ on. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, head on over to our website at huntsville.org to find even more resources for making your time here “out of this world!”      

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Dear TBEX: In Huntsville, We Write

Dear TBEX: In Huntsville, We Write

Dear TBEX, In Huntsville, we write. On July 5, 1819, with pen to parchment in a vacant cabinet shop, forty-four delegates came together here to inaugurate Alabama as the twenty-second state, with Huntsville serving as its first capital. Today, visitors can still experience the history and hope of this day at the Alabama Constitution Village, an […]

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8 Dog-Friendly Breweries in Huntsville

8 Dog-Friendly Breweries in Huntsville

Let me start by saying that you should never let your dog drink beer. Ever. Sadly for Fido, hops are toxic to dogs and can make them deathly ill. Not to mention the alcohol, which can cause immediate kidney and health issues in canines. That doesn’t mean your four-legged friend wouldn’t enjoy a trip with […]

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