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Rocket City Classic brings Christmas “Tide”ings and Joy

Rocket City Classic brings Christmas “Tide”ings and Joy

Huntsville’s Classic Tradition It’s becoming as much as holiday tradition as the Huntsville Christmas Parade, the Tinsel Trail, the Galaxy of Lights and ice-skating in the park. For the third straight year, the Rocket City Classic brings the University of Alabama basketball team into Huntsville and the Propst Arena at the Von Braun Center. Call […]

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Pay for Parking in Huntsville with Credit Card

Pay for Parking in Huntsville with Credit Card

Adopting New Technology In 2019, you won’t have to hunt for change anymore to pay for parking in downtown Huntsville. The City of Huntsville announced 400 parking spaces will be updated for easy pay by smartphone and credit card options. With the Passport App, users can Monitor their parking sessions Extend time remotely View payment […]

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Huntsville’s World Class Aquatic Facility

Huntsville’s World Class Aquatic Facility

Huntsville Aquatics Center It isn’t all hype and bluster when Chris O’Neil calls the Huntsville Aquatics Center “a world-class aquatic facility.” He knows of what he speaks. O’Neil, the City of Huntsville’s Facilities Construction Manager, happens to be one of the most decorated swimmers in Huntsville history. He’s traveled the globe to compete. A four-time […]

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Disc Golf in Huntsville, Alabama

Disc Golf in Huntsville, Alabama

Disc Golf in the Rocket City The Huntsville / Madison / Madison County area will soon have 14 Disc Golf Courses. In fact, some of the oldest disc golf courses in the world are in Huntsville. Brahan Spring Park is the 2nd oldest disc golf course with Redstone Arsenal and University of Alabama Huntsville (UAH) […]

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Huntsville International Airport Adds Frontier Airlines

Huntsville International Airport Adds Frontier Airlines

Huntsville Interntional Airport Adds Low-Cost Carrier Huntsville International Airport announced the addition of Frontier Airlines. Starting in October 2018, Frontier Airlines, a low-cost carrier, will begin non-stop flights from Huntsville to Denver and Orlando.   To celebrate the occasion, the Huntsville International Airport (HSV) held a press conference and handed out 100 small paper airplanes […]

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Huntsville Hosts Alabama State Games

Huntsville Hosts Alabama State Games

Huntsville Hosts Alabama State Games Is that even a sport? I was walking away from the clang-clang-clang symphony at the horseshoe pit at Brahan Spring Park, where the incredible number of ringers would lead an observer to believe that close indeed not count in this brand of horseshoes. Three men in their 20s strolled past, […]

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Go for the Gold in Huntsville at the Alabama State Games

Go for the Gold in Huntsville at the Alabama State Games

At the risk of being immodest, I am a gold medal winner from a previous Alabama State Games. But I have come to blog, not to brag. Besides, there’s an asterisk attached to the blue ribbon nearly as big as the medal itself. This is to encourage and urge and nudge you: If I can […]

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Huntsville International Airport Opens Beer Garden

Huntsville International Airport Opens Beer Garden

Huntsville International Airport Opens Beer Garden Huntsville has become a craft beer lovers dream. With more than 23 breweries and craft beer shops in the Rocket City, a visitor might not get to taste each unique brew. Huntsville International Airport has now helped to remedy a case of the FOMO craft beer blues! A new […]

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Unique Wedding Venues in Huntsville

Unique Wedding Venues in Huntsville

Unique Wedding Venues in Huntsville So I hear that you are on the hunt for a unique venue for your Rocket City wedding…might I suggest one of the most beautiful, the most romantic, the most perfect category of wedding venues ever known in all of human history? I am talking, of course, about the museum. […]

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STOVEHOUSE Sneak Peek

STOVEHOUSE Sneak Peek

STOVEHOUSE Sneak Peek We’re taking an inside look at STOVEHOUSE – Huntsville’s next big development! STOVEHOUSE will be one of the city’s most unique mixed-use office, entertainment, event and dining spaces.     The historic Martin Stove Building is in for a major makeover and will soon become a large-scale food, office, events, and entertainment […]

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