Posts tagged with: Von Braun Center

The Nutty Nutcracker: An Interview with Lily Flagg

The Nutty Nutcracker: An Interview with Lily Flagg

  It’s that time of year for the Huntsville Ballet Company to get everyone in the spirit for the holidays. This year, along with the traditional performances of The Nutcracker, the Ballet will be performing “The Nutty Nutcracker” to close this season’s shows. We’ve interviewed the guest star, Huntsville’s very own Lily Flagg, to give a […]

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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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TBEX North America 2017 Video

TBEX North America 2017 Video

A very special TBEX North America 2017 video from our friends at TravelMedia.ie. We can’t wait to see you in the Rocket City!                            

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Hosting Business in Huntsville

Hosting Business in Huntsville

  Having the luxury of growing up in Huntsville, I know how cool a place it is. I went to middle and high school here, attended college here, and after touring the Southeast, decided that this is the place I’d love to raise my family. I know all about the family-friendly side of Huntsville, but […]

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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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The Jobs Every Huntsvillian Secretly Wants

The Jobs Every Huntsvillian Secretly Wants

By David Hitt Jobs Every Huntsvillian Secretly Wants “We judge of a man’s wisdom,” said the poet Ralph Waldo Emerson, “by his hope.” The evangelist Robert Schuller said similarly, “You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.” If you want to understand Huntsville, you have to understand the people who live […]

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VBC 40th Anniversary Celebration: 40 reasons to meet at the Von Braun Center

VBC 40th Anniversary Celebration:  40 reasons to meet at the Von Braun Center

  If you’ve spent any time at all in Huntsville, one local landmark has most likely served as a backdrop for some special memories: rocking out to a favorite band, making your first presentation at the annual meeting, dancing with that special someone on prom night or even walking across the stage to collect your […]

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iHeartHsv review: Homewood Suites-Huntsville Downtown

iHeartHsv review: Homewood Suites-Huntsville Downtown

    I was recently given the opportunity to review Huntsville/Madison County hotels and their surrounding areas for iHeartHsv.com.  I was excited to see that the first location was the newly constructed Homewood Suites-Huntsville Downtown in the new Twickenham Square development.  I had never been to the area, and I was eager to explore this […]

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Downtown Huntsville: Love at first sight

Downtown Huntsville: Love at first sight

  “Hey, I am the new girl!” I’ve been saying that a lot lately. I recently moved to the Rocket City to accept a new role as the Director of Communications for Downtown Huntsville, Inc. or DHI for short. DHI is the group responsible for the revitalization of Downtown Huntsville through unique events, interesting promotions, […]

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