Posts tagged with: Huntsville Botanical Garden

North Alabama Rocket Trail

North Alabama Rocket Trail

J.R.R. Tolkien wrote, “Not all those who wander are lost,”  but Bugs Bunny also knew he should have taken that “left turn at Albuquerque.” If you’re an explorer like me, you enjoy seeking out locations and experiences that speak to all that you love to see and do. Good news for you, and me, is […]

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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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3 Huntsville Outdoor Favorites For Every Type of Nature Lover

3 Huntsville Outdoor Favorites For Every Type of Nature Lover

Huntsville is a city of many wonders.  What’s not to like about combining advanced technology, great local food and plenty of outdoor sceneries in one city?  When I was asked to choose some of my favorite outdoor spots in honor of the #iHeartHsv campaign, I had a tough time narrowing them down because of all the great options […]

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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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VLOG: Tips for a Great Fall Day in Huntsville, Alabama

VLOG: Tips for a Great Fall Day in Huntsville, Alabama

  Hey everyone! Katie here with a fall-filled vlog for you! What better way to celebrate the changing of the seasons than by doing some of the fun fall activities around Huntsville? Below are my tips for a  great fall day in Huntsville, Alabama. Happy reading! The Scarecrow Trail The first stop on my Autumn […]

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A must-see this fall: Scarecrow Trail at Huntsville Botanical Garden

A must-see this fall: Scarecrow Trail at Huntsville Botanical Garden

  *Editor’s note: Dates, times, and other relevant event information has been updated in this blog to accurately reflect 2018 activities. Fall is in the air: light jackets, apple cider, pumpkin everything and scarecrows!   In the months of September and October, the Huntsville Botanical Garden puts those scarecrows front and center on the Scarecrow […]

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Getting schooled: Amos’ pet-friendly picks

Getting schooled: Amos’ pet-friendly picks

  To my fellow dogs finally getting a turn on the computer while their hairless packmates aren’t home –   Well, school has started back, and once again, I’m not allowed to go. I just think maybe I should go to school; so many puppy-humans do, and most puppy humans like me. They would be […]

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VLOG: Huntsville Botanical Garden

VLOG: Huntsville Botanical Garden

  Hey everyone! Katie here again with iHeartHsv.com. I’m super excited that spring has sprung in the Tennessee Valley, so I thought I would take my parents out to the Huntsville Botanical Garden for a day among the flowers! Come along with me as I vlog my day. We started off our visit at Clementine’s, a […]

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Huntsville Top Picks for Food, Drinks, Places: My Madison County w/ Know Huntsville

Huntsville Top Picks for Food, Drinks, Places: My Madison County w/ Know Huntsville

My Madison County is a monthly series here on iHeartHsv.com. Each month, hear from a different Rocket City local on their picks, chosen exclusively for iHeartHsv readers, on what to do while  visiting Huntsville and Madison County.     Curious what locals would recommend for you to do when visiting Huntsville, Alabama? That’s exactly why we created  iHeartHsv.com’s […]

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