Here are your 5 things to do this weekend!
The Rocket City Latin Festival
@ Westin Huntsville, Thursday 3/9 – Saturday 3/11
The best latin dancers in the world will be in Huntsville for three nights to perform, teach, and social dance. Full Pass: $120- Includes over 30 hours of workshops, 3 nights of Social dancing, and 2 night of performances. Night Passes $20-$50 dollars.
@ Huntsville Botanical Garden, opens Friday 3/10
Hundreds of vibrant umbrellas will float above the greenery, trails, and turtles of the Purdy Butterfly House at Huntsville Botanical Garden. You’ll leave wanting to dance in puddles while “singing in the rain!” Included in admission.
UCP An Irish Evening
@ Huntsville Depot, Friday 3/10, 6 – 9 pm
This casual, charitable event will feature samples of Irish-themed food and drinks, live performances by Bourbon & Shamrocks and Irish step dancers, a kids’ area and one of the best silent auctions in town! Tickets are $25 each (includes free admission for one child per adult ticket).
FREE St. Patrick’s Day Parade
@ Downtown Huntsville, Saturday 3/11, 11:30 am
This annual tradition is a celebration of Irish culture & heritage in a positive family atmosphere. This is the parade’s 40th year!!
Treasure Hunt at Gold Mountain
@ Burritt on the Mountain, opens Saturday 3/11
Hunt for treasure at this exciting, interactive experience of the Alabama Gold Rush of 1829. The Gold Mountain activities are geared towards children ages 3-11. Included in general admission.