Educational Events in Huntsville AL

A guide to lectures and educational events in Huntsville AL

For the Love of Beer: Local Favorites for your Thanksgiving Table

For the Love of Beer Thanksgiving Edition

This Thanksgiving, I am thankful for the huge (and ever growing) craft brewing industry here in Huntsville! Selecting beer to serve at your Thanksgiving dinner can be tough, since this holiday blends subtle dishes with classics containing rich, complex flavors.  Therefore, I hope this list will help you select some local brews to share at […]

Will This Fly? Pitch Competition

Will This Fly? Pitch Competition

Huntsville is the scene of some pretty geeky events. From beer-loving geeks to space-exploring geeks, every subset of nerd is represented and appreciated. Great ideas often come from these communities, which is why local startup organization Rocket Hatch is hosting their first ever pitch competition. The aptly named Will This Fly? event will take place […]

5 Things to do This Weekend – November 13

5 Things to do November 13

It’s Thursday… Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend!   Galaxy of Lights – Walking Nights @ Huntsville Botanical Garden, start Friday, 5:30 – 7:30 pm Galaxy of Lights is a holiday light extravaganza featuring larger-than-life animated light displays, including a twinkling icicle forest. Galaxy of Lights is the perfect holiday treat for […]

5 Huntsville Ghost Stories

5 Huntsville Ghost Stories

Fall is in the air, the days grow short, and the ghosts and goblins are preparing for their tricks or treats on All Hallow’s Eve. With Halloween just around the corner, it’s time to put a little fear in your step and a creep in your shadow with the top 5 Huntsville Ghost Stories. Sally […]

9 Fun, Free things to do in November in Huntsville

Free things to do in November in Huntsville

Fun and Free in November! We want to make sure that you know that Huntsville has plenty to offer- and these events don’t always come with a hefty price tag. So, here’s our guide to 9 Fun, Free things to do in November in Huntsville, Alabama. 1. Guided Fall Hikes November 1, 2, 8, and 15 Whether new to hiking or a […]

5 Things to do This Weekend – October 24

5 Things to do October 24

It’s Thursday… Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend!   Rocket City Nerdcon @ Huntsville Madison County Public Library Main, Friday, 4 – 10 pm & Saturday, 9 am – 5 pm Crazy about comics? Gaga about gaming? Feverish about a fandom? Whatever gets your geek on – anything from “Doctor Who” […]

Rocket City NerdCon 2014

Rocket City Nerdcon 2014

‘Tis the season for cons. From Nashville to New York, fans from all over the United States make the pilgrimage each year to their favorite conventions for panels, photo-ops and costume contests. It’s a great way to connect with fellow Whovians or Force Freaks, and discover the latest in geek pop culture. By the Fans, […]

5 Things to do This Weekend – October 3

5 Things to do October 3

It’s Thursday… Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend!   FREE  Oktoberfest in the Washington Street Alley @ Washington Street Alley behind Humphrey’s, Friday, 3 – 9 pm Head downtown for Oktoberfest in the Alley.  The German Society will have an official keg tapping ceremony, and Humphrey’s will have German food for purchase. […]

LeRoy Pope & the Maple Hill Cemetery Stroll 2014

Maple Hill Cemetery Stroll 2014

LeRoy “Father of Huntsville” Pope was one of Huntsville’s earliest settlers and gained his nickname through his leadership in developing Huntsville, Madison County, and North Alabama. He was a judge, land owner, farmer, developer, and businessman whose imprint on Huntsville is still seen to this day. Once a year, LeRoy “Father of Huntsville” Pope, along […]

For The Love of Beer: October Edition

For the Love of Beer October

For the Love of Beer is our monthly guide to Madison County’s brewery scene. Missed the September Edition? Check it out here. Event featuring all Madison County Breweries! Pro Bono Brews When: Thursday, October 2: 6:00 – 10:00 pm Where: The Huntsville Depot Roundhouse, 330 Church St How Much: Tickets: $30 – in advance; $40 – […]