Posts tagged with: Alabama Constitution Village

Celebrating Alabama’s Big Birthday – The Bicentennial

Celebrating Alabama’s Big Birthday – The Bicentennial

Party Like It’s 1819! There are birthdays, and then there are big birthdays, the kind you plan ahead for – like the ones that have zeroes at the end.  And then there are really big birthdays, like the ones that have two zeroes on the end. Alabama’s gearing up for a really big birthday next […]

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50 Things to do this Summer in Huntsville

50 Things to do this Summer in Huntsville

50 Things to do this Summer in Huntsville Editor’s Note: this blog has been updated to accurately reflect 2018 events and activities. Summertime in the Rocket City is a magic, special time full of tasty food, outdoor adventures, stellar sights, and fun all the way around. Here are 50 events taking place in Huntsville to […]

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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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How To: Explore 230 Years of Huntsville History in One Visit

How To: Explore 230 Years of Huntsville History in One Visit

How To: Explore 230 Years of Huntsville History in One Visit Have you ever wished that you could travel through more than two centuries, visiting Huntsville, Alabama, at various points in its past and future, only to realize that time machines haven’t been invented yet? Sure, we all have! But I bring good news, resident […]

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Take a Ride on Huntsville’s Breakfast Trolley Tour

Take a Ride on Huntsville’s Breakfast Trolley Tour

Take a Ride on Huntsville’s Breakfast Trolley Tour There are several ways you can hear some great stories about Huntsville and its history, but only one of them involves both a trolley AND a muffin. And, really, why would anyone NOT want to do that? The EarlyWorks Family of Museums offers a breakfast trolley tour […]

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Be a Time Traveler in the Rocket City: 5 Decade-Inspired Outings

Be a Time Traveler in the Rocket City: 5 Decade-Inspired Outings

Time Travel in the Rocket City: 5 Decade-Inspired Outings Huntsville is known for pushing the boundaries of science and innovation—we are the Rocket City, after all. But it’s also a city that never forgets where it came from. Here in Huntsville, we find unique and creative ways to preserve our past as we advance toward […]

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Where to Have Halloween Fun in Huntsville

Where to Have Halloween Fun in Huntsville

Where to Have Halloween Fun in Huntsville Pumpkin carving contests, hayrides, costume parties—Huntsville has everything you need to have a spooktacular Halloween. Several venues will be hosting events that bring together the community to celebrate fun, fall and family traditions. And the fun isn’t just for kids! You’ll be sure to find something frighteningly entertaining, […]

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Attraction PRO Tip: Alabama Constitution Village

Attraction PRO Tip: Alabama Constitution Village

  At Huntsville’s Alabama Constitution Village museum, the big deal is that the big deal isn’t the big deal. With me so far? As you might guess from the name, on the site where the museum is located, almost 200 years ago, History took place. Like, capital-H, big-deal History – Alabama’s state constitution was drafted and signed. Way […]

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5 must-do Huntsville holiday events to fit every occasion

5 must-do Huntsville holiday events to fit every occasion

  Editor’s Note: Information has been updated to accurately reflect 2017 events. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. All over the Rocket City, lights and trees and stars and Santas deck the halls, streets, parks, museums and more. Even if you live here, it’d be tough to take in everything, and if you’re […]

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17 ways to #ShopLocal in Huntsville, Alabama this holiday season

17 ways to #ShopLocal in Huntsville, Alabama this holiday season

    Whether you are prepared or not, the inevitable is upon us! The fiercest of holiday shopping is in full swing, and the Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau would like to help you out with some local gift ideas. So, here you are: 17 places to get your #ShopLocal on in Huntsville, Alabama this […]

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