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The Lowdown on Lowe Mill Eats

The Lowdown on Lowe Mill Eats

The Lowdown on Lowe Mill Eats Upon first wandering through Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment, one might be tempted to wonder why “food” isn’t part of the official name. Even before you go inside, you’re encountering some of the tastiest treats in town, and more keep appearing as you wander amongst the shops and studios. […]

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Gluten-Free Guide to Huntsville/Madison County Breweries

Gluten-Free Guide to Huntsville/Madison County Breweries

    Huntsville is renowned as a top destination for craft beer lovers, which, while perfect for the brew drinkers of the world, may not hold the same value to visitors who can’t indulge due to dietary restrictions. Namely, gluten restrictions. There are numerous reasons people may not eat gluten. Some people have legitimate medical […]

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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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Listen Local Huntsville

Listen Local Huntsville

Why You Should “Listen Local” to Huntsville Songwriters If you’re going to visit Huntsville, you’re going to want to enjoy the local flavors, and music is no exception. One great way to do that is with Listen Local Huntsville, a showcase for area songwriters. You can find information about upcoming shows at the Listen Local […]

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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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Huntsville Made: Painting with Southern Growler

Huntsville Made: Painting with Southern Growler

Painting with Southern Growler A little over a year ago, I noticed beautiful ceramic growlers in beer shops around North Alabama. The containers were like gems, with rich, glassy layers and patterns resembling intricate galaxies and placid ocean depths. I learned that these beer-toting pieces of art were the product of the Huntsville company Southern […]

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#iHeartHsv Art Collection

#iHeartHsv Art Collection

#iHeartHsv Art Collection There’s an art to welcoming visitors to town. And the Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau takes that very seriously. The Visitor Center not only offers information about things to do (and eat!) while you’re here, it provides coupons to make the activities cheaper and unique souvenirs of the city. …Which brings […]

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Huntsville Made: Irons Distillery

Huntsville Made: Irons Distillery

  Huntsville’s first bourbon distillery is taking North Alabama by storm. Irons Distillery, located in the Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment complex, began bottling bourbon just a few short months ago. The first product ran through the still in late summer of 2015, but with the maturing process only recently reached the point where it […]

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Growlers in the Rocket City

Growlers in the Rocket City

  Beer aficionados know that how you drink, store and transport your brew is very important. Just like fine wine, craft beer tastes better if you treat it with a little respect.   With the recent passing of the Growler Bill, beginning June 1, Alabamians can fill their growlers — a container for draft beer […]

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Huntsville: A True Tale of Bourbon, Beer and Bossy Boars

Huntsville: A True Tale of Bourbon, Beer and Bossy Boars

When people ask me where I work, the answer is pretty simple. “I work for the Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau.” When these same people ask me what I do, the answer gets a little more complicated: “I promote Huntsville/Madison County as a tourism, meetings and convention destination.” And, finally, when those folks happen to be […]

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