Guide to Holidays in Huntsville AL

From St. Patrick's Day to Halloween, there's always something to celebrate! Our Valley Events is here to make sure you know where and when to celebrate in Huntsville AL.

5 Things to do This Weekend – 4th of July Edition

5 Things to do This Weekend

Happy 4th of July! Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend!   4th of July Fun! Your guide to all of the 4th of July activities is here!       FREE  Healthy Huntsville Saturday Fitness Classes @ Big Spring Park Instructor Sarah Pavlik with 24/7 Health And Wellness will lead you through […]

4th of July Events 2014

4th of July Events 2014

It’s time to break out your red, white and blue and celebrate the 4th of July! To make planning a bit easier, we’ve gathered all the local events, celebrations and fireworks in one place. Here’s your guide to the 4th of July events 2014 in Huntsville AL. Happy 4th! Your guide to Huntsville AL 4th of July Events 2014 […]

10 Ways to Spend Father’s Day

Ways to Spend Father's Day

Dad. Pop. Father. Daddy. No matter what you call him, your dad is often the first guy in your life who you truly love. And why wouldn’t you?! He’s basically a superhero, a king, and movie star rolled into one! And now it’s time to celebrate and honor that superhero. Don’t have a king sized budget? […]

Cotton Row Run 2014

Cotton Row Run 2014

Memorial Day is always a special holiday, especially in a military town like Huntsville, honoring all the men and women who have died in the United States Armed Forces. Runners taking part in the annual Cotton Row Run 10K, 5K and 1-mile fun run/walks on Memorial Day morning make sure all those who have passed away […]

Alabama Jubilee Hot Air Balloon Classic 2014

Alabama Jubilee Hot Air Balloon Classic 2014

The annual Alabama Jubilee Hot Air Balloon Classic is one of the most beloved local events, and one of the best-kept secrets, in Alabama. Every Memorial Day weekend, hundreds of hot air balloon enthusiasts come to Point Mallard Park to see and participate in the events surrounding the largest hot air balloon festival in the […]

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day: 2014 Edition

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Huntsville it’s time to get green. In a good way. That’s right! I’m talking about the one and only St. Patrick’s Day! But who has time to see what’s going on everywhere in town? Your Guide to 2014 St. Patrick’s Day Events in Huntsville Our Valley Events does. And we’ve created this handy guide to […]

Geek This, Not That: Lent Edition

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Mardi Gras is Tuesday, which means that Lent starts today and lasts all the way until April 20 – Easter Sunday. For those of you from certain religious upbringings, you may be familiar with one of the trials of the Lenten season: for those six weeks, either quitting something, or doing something new. If you […]

Let the Good Times Roll, It’s Mardi Gras Time!

Mardi Gras beads. Flickr user Mark Gstohl

Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler! Tomorrow is the big day. It’s the Inaugural Mardi Gras celebration in downtown Huntsville. Beignet Bash 5K It all begins with a 5K run at 10:00 am (running in your best Mardi Gras ensemble, of course), sponsored in part by Straight to Ale & Publix. Runners can sample beer and […]

Mardi Gras Comes to Decatur

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Decatur, Alabama’s Mardi Gras season has created quite a plethora of activity since its kick off in February. 2014 Decatur Mardi Gras Events The activities related to this one Mardi Gras event have been filling up calendars for weeks – and the excitement will culminate in downtown Decatur this Saturday, March 1. Here’s your guide […]

The Perfect Huntsville Valentine’s Day 2014

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So while work may take a snow day, holidays do not. They are set in stone. Especially the all important ones where you are meant to show your love. Like Valentine’s Day. Which is today. And if you’re like me and have been trapped inside your house for the past several days (possibly with your […]