Posts tagged with: U.S. Space & Rocket Center

A billion (or so) reasons to be in Huntsville, Alabama for July 4th weekend

A billion (or so) reasons to be in Huntsville, Alabama for July 4th weekend

  *Editor’s note: Dates, times, and other relevant event information has been updated in this blog to accurately reflect 2018 activities.   Ok. Ok. We don’t really have ONE BILLION reasons, but we have a lot of reasons we think you would have a blast (we can’t help the space puns) in Huntsville, Alabama for […]

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“You Are Here”: Pin the Tale on the City

“You Are Here”: Pin the Tale on the City

“You Are Here”: Pin the Tale on the City Welcome to Huntsville. You are here. But now – where is here? There’s a big difference in visiting a city and experiencing a city. Make no mistake – Huntsville is a great place to visit. Come eat some amazing local food, visit local sights like the […]

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[VLOG]: Discover SCUBA at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center

[VLOG]: Discover SCUBA at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center

  Discover SCUBA If you’ve visited the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, I’m sure you’ve seen the Underwater Astronaut Trainer tank. You may have even peeked inside to see people playing basketball, performing an “extravehicular activity” (EVA), or just practicing moving around in microgravity. But, did you know that YOU can go down in the […]

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Best Things to Do With Your Best Friend in Huntsville

Best Things to Do With Your Best Friend in Huntsville

  Looking to plan the perfect afternoon with your best friends in the Rocket City? Trying to come up with an activity that everyone in your group can enjoy? If so, you’re in luck! Whatever you’re planning, Huntsville has plenty of activities for an outing with your friends. We’ve got the ultimate guide for crafting […]

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5 DIY Rocket City Valentines to Impress Your Crush

5 DIY Rocket City Valentines to Impress Your Crush

  Love is in the air, my friends! And of course, love must be expressed through the ancient tradition of gifting the one for whom your heart beats a token of affection on the fourteenth day of the second month of the year. (That’s Valentine’s Day!) For your special someone, obviously you can’t just waltz […]

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[VLOG]: The Instagram Guide to Huntsville

[VLOG]: The Instagram Guide to Huntsville

Hi everyone! My name is Katie and I am SUPER excited to be kicking off the 2017 #iHeartHsv campaign! For the past three years, the Huntsville/Madison County Convention and Visitors Bureau has hosted a social media campaign to encourage people around the world to share what they love about Huntsville and Madison County. Every day […]

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6 Signs You’re in Love with the Rocket City

6 Signs You’re in Love with the Rocket City

6 Signs You’re in Love with the Rocket City Admit it, Huntsville’s a pretty amazing city and you kind of have a crush on it.  The Rocket City has a Saturn V in its skyline, the most craft breweries in the state and Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment, the largest privately owned arts facility in […]

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Huntsville Holiday Magic Pass

Huntsville Holiday Magic Pass

Editor’s Note: This post has been updated to accurately reflect information for 2018. Huntsville Holiday Magic Pass It’s once again time for the Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau’s Holiday Magic Pass! This is my favorite way to save on holiday events around Huntsville. This year the holiday pass includes discounts to seven attractions: Skating […]

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Four Reasons to Run the Rocket City Marathon

Four Reasons to Run the Rocket City Marathon

  Four Reasons to Run the Rocket City Marathon The Rocket City Marathon is, like any marathon, 26.2 miles. Or, to put it in “Rocket City” context, 381 Saturn V moon rockets laid end to end. Four miles farther than the Apollo 17 crew drove on the moon. It’s 0.0001 percent of the distance to […]

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[VLOG]: 5 Things to be Thankful for in Huntsville & Madison

[VLOG]: 5 Things to be Thankful for in Huntsville & Madison

5 Things to be Thankful for in Huntsville & Madison, Alabama It’s so nice to step back sometimes and realize all the things you are grateful for. There are so many great things about Huntsville and Madison that it’s hard to narrow it down, but in this video I will discuss five things about the […]

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