Posts tagged with: Historic Huntsville Depot

Dear TBEX: TBEXtras

Dear TBEX: TBEXtras

  Believe you me, TBEX and the Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau have any number of adventures and events to keep you on your toes while you’re in the Rocket City! But, should you decide to arrive a little early, stay a little later or just plain sneak away for some alone time, you’ll […]

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22 Things To Do At The Rocket City Brewfest In Huntsville, Alabama

22 Things To Do At The Rocket City Brewfest In Huntsville, Alabama

The 8th Annual Rocket City Brewfest will be held May 13th and 14th in the Historic Huntsville Depot and Roundhouse grounds in Huntsville. Here are 22 things to do while at the festival.    Pick up your commemorative 4 oz. glass and start sampling some of the 300+ beers available.   Buy a Rocket City […]

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5 Steps to Achieving the Huntsville Dream Wedding

5 Steps to Achieving the Huntsville Dream Wedding

  ATTENTION ALL BRIDES-TO-BE! THIS IS NOT A DRILL! I REPEAT, THIS IS NOT A DRILL! MAN YOUR BATTLE STATIONS, WEDDING SEASON IS HERE! So you’ve got THE PERFECT ring on your finger and naturally, you want your wedding to be at a spot just as perfect. Which means you picked Huntsville, of course. So […]

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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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Seven Shots To Start Your Huntsville Scrapbook

Seven Shots To Start Your Huntsville Scrapbook

  If you go to Paris, you take a picture of the Eiffel Tower. If you go to New York, you snapshot the Statue of Liberty. In Rome, the Colosseum.  In Cawker City, Kansas, the biggest ball of twine. But what about Huntsville? What do you take a picture of when you come here? Well, the rocket, […]

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Don’t Drop the Ball on Your 2016 New Year’s Eve Plans in Huntsville

Don’t Drop the Ball on Your 2016 New Year’s Eve Plans in Huntsville

  Christmas is now behind us, and in a few short days you will be cheering “Happy New Year!” With New Year’s Eve right around the corner, you don’t want to drop the ball (corny, we know…but hopefully you love us for that) on making plans. You might be wondering what, if anything, would be open […]

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Rails to Rockets: 3 must-visit locations in Huntsville/Madison County for train enthusiasts

Rails to Rockets: 3 must-visit locations in Huntsville/Madison County for train enthusiasts

If the first stop you make while exploring a new city is to see what sort of train or railroad history they have to offer, then you are in luck. Your trip to the Rocket City will have several offerings for those fascinated by the rails. We’ve compiled a list of 3 locations, each unique […]

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To-Do List: WhistleStop Bar-B-Que Weekend

To-Do List: WhistleStop Bar-B-Que Weekend

  Debating whether or not you should check out Huntsville’s annual WhistleStop Bar-B-Que Weekend at the Huntsville Historic Depot? Let’s take an in-depth look at just some of the many reasons why you should add this festival to your to-do list: 1) Meat 2) Music   Are you still reading? Honestly, I would assume the […]

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Attraction PRO TIPS: An Insider’s Guide to the EarlyWorks Family of Museums

Attraction PRO TIPS: An Insider’s Guide to the EarlyWorks Family of Museums

Attraction Pro-Tips Series: Each month, we bring you our tips for visitors for navigating and exploring Huntsville/Madison County attractions.     So I’m a little partial to the EarlyWorks Family of Museums. My very first museum job was there; an epic combination of two of my greatest loves, history and museums. Some of my fondest […]

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10 Must-Have Huntsville Souvenirs

10 Must-Have Huntsville Souvenirs

  It always seems like a great idea to purchase souvenirs on your trip… until you get home and realize the mementos are just *sigh* clutter. Don’t fret! Whether you’re a tourist visiting Huntsville or a native taking gifts to family or friends elsewhere, the unique experience of our community can provide you with easy-to-pack, […]

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