Posts tagged with: Downtown Huntsville

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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[VLOG]: Top 6 Tourist Spots in Madison County

[VLOG]: Top 6 Tourist Spots in Madison County

Hi everyone! Katie here. May is National Travel & Tourism Month, so I’m sharing my top six tourist spots in Madison County.   1. Big Spring Park/Downtown Fittingly, our first stop is the Big Spring, which is where Huntsville founder John Hunt settled in 1805. There is no shortage of things to do in Big […]

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[VLOG]: Huntsville Spring Walking Tour

[VLOG]: Huntsville Spring Walking Tour

  Hey everyone, Katie here again for iHeartHsv on a beautiful Spring day in Huntsville. Today, I’m strolling around historic Twickenham to learn about Huntsville’s past!   The Walk During the Spring and Fall, the Huntsville/Madison County Convention and Visitors Bureau organizes guided walking tours around different areas that focus on local history. I attended […]

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iHeartHsv Hotel Review: Four Points by Sheraton at Huntsville Airport

iHeartHsv Hotel Review: Four Points by Sheraton at Huntsville Airport

  I recently had the opportunity to stay at the Four Points by Sheraton at Huntsville International Airport. In addition to being the closest hotel to the airport, the Four Points is also conveniently located near Redstone Arsenal and I-565 for easy access to downtown Huntsville.  Local restaurants include ChuckWagon BBQ, Crickets Burgers & Wings, Main Street […]

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Dear WITS: 5 reasons to travel to Huntsville (from one traveler to another)

Dear WITS: 5 reasons to travel to Huntsville (from one traveler to another)

Don’t think of me as a girl born and raised in Huntsville, or a woman raising her family here now, or even the social media specialist for the Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau, because that person might come across as a bit biased in her desire for you to choose Huntsville to host the […]

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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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Best Places to See Fall Colors in Huntsville, Alabama

Best Places to See Fall Colors in Huntsville, Alabama

  There’s a lot to enjoy about fall — cooler temperatures, seasonal foods and coffees, pumpkins and mums, and of course the beauty of the leaves as they morph into a collage of bright yellows, vivid oranges and flaming reds!   So where in Huntsville, Alabama are the best places to view the brilliant hues […]

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Lucky Duck Scavenger Hunt expands to include 14 hidden ducks

Lucky Duck Scavenger Hunt expands to include 14 hidden ducks

  Hooray! The popular Lucky Duck Scavenger Hunt in Downtown Huntsville has just grown by two additional hidden ducks! Read on below for all of the details. The news If you’ve been in Downtown Huntsville recently near Big Spring International Park, you’ve seen the ducks. They’re cute. They’re feather-y. They waddle. And two years ago, […]

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Alabama Women in Jazz Festival in Huntsville, Alabama

Alabama Women in Jazz Festival in Huntsville, Alabama

Alabama Women in Jazz Festival  Hello! I’m Patrice Bivins, founder of a new program in Huntsville called, “Alabama Women in Jazz”. We are presenting the first women in jazz festival on Saturday, September 19 in downtown Huntsville. This is an exciting time of year, and I’m excited to share all of the details about this […]

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Huntsville Restaurant Week doesn’t have to make you restaurant weak

Huntsville Restaurant Week doesn’t have to make you restaurant weak

Suggested Meal and Exercise Pairings for Restaurant Week Huntsville Restaurant Week is here with luscious budget-friendly offerings from many of Huntsville’s favorite eateries.  But for the calorie conscious among us, there’s a dilemma: how do I take advantage of all this great food without that moment on the lips heading forever to the hips?  You head […]

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