Huntsville AL Outdoor Activities and Festivals Guide

A guide to outdoor activities and festivals in Huntsville AL.

5 Things to do This Weekend – August 1

5 Things to do This Weekend August 1

It’s Thursday… Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend!   Tax Free Weekend   Go shopping! School starts back on Tuesday, August 2, and Alabama’s Tax Free Weekend gives shoppers the opportunity to purchase certain school supplies, computers and clothing free of state and local tax (see list for participating cities and […]

Guide to Armed Forces Week 2014

Armed Forces Week 2014

Each year, Huntsville, AL celebrates Armed Forces Week,  hosted by the Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville/Madison County and the Association of the U.S. Army and honoring the brave men and women of our armed forces. This year, Armed Forces Week 2014 is August 2 – 9. Don’t miss any of the festivities. It’s going to be a great week! […]

8 Signs It’s Back to School Time

8 Signs Its Time for Back to School

It’s still summer, but school is starting back a week from tomorrow. Here are 8 signs it’s back to school time in Huntsville! 1. It’s hot as blazes out but stores are stocking fall clothes!   2. It’s the end of the Summer Concerts Series. Catch ‘em while you still can.   3. Competition!  The inaugural Racing Rivals […]

Signs It’s Summer in Huntsville

Signs you know it's summer in Huntsville AL

Let’s face it: summers in the South can be brutal. 7 Signs It’s Summer in Huntsville AL From free outdoor concerts to pink sparkly fans, here are 7 signs it’s summer in Huntsville AL. 1. Music Everywhere! Summer in Huntsville brings FREE outdoor concerts almost every night of the week somewhere! Visit our Summer Concert […]

5 Things to do This Weekend – July 25

5 Things to do This Weekend July 25

It’s Thursday… Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend!   City Lights & Stars featuring KUSH @ Burritt on the Mountain, Friday, 7:30 pm Hear local reggae favorites KUSH on the beautiful Burritt mountain top. Gates open at 6:30, bring picnics, blankets & lawn chairs. Tickets $5 – $15. Burritt on the Mountain | Event […]

Fall 2014 Concerts on the Dock Lineup

FALL Concerts on the Dock 2014

Announcing the Fall 2014 Concerts on the Dock lineup at Lowe Mill ARTS and Entertainment for September and October 2014. Fall 2014 Concerts on the Dock lineup at Lowe Mill All Fall 2014 Concerts on the Dock shows are on Friday nights from 6:00 – 9:00 pm on the back dock at Lowe Mill. Bring lawn chairs […]

A Weekend in Madison AL (Everyone Gets Their Day!)

A Weekend in Madison, AL

Finding things to do that will make the entire family happy can be a challenge. Normally the weekend is catered to one category- little kids, teens or (rarely) adults. Well I found some fun things for a weekend in Madison AL that can give everyone their own day! Friday After a hard week on the […]

5 Things to do This Weekend – July 18

5 Things to do this Weekend July 18

It’s Thursday… Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend!   Duck Hunt @ Earlyworks Museum, Friday & Saturday, 9 am – 4 pm Earlyworks is having a devil of a time finding the ducks hiding in museum. Come & look. You’ll get to take home a duck of your own! Free with admission ($10 […]

Jazz at Three Caves

Jazz at Three Caves with Warren Hill

It’s time again for another one of my favorite summer concert series in Huntsville: The Land Trust’s Jazz at Three Caves. I like these shows so much, I’m even willing to brave the outdoors, which if you know me is saying A LOT! 5 Reasons to Attend Jazz at Three Caves with Warren Hill Here […]

Survival Guide: Street Food Gathering Edition

Street Food Gathering Survival Guide

NOTE: Due to predicted severe weather on Friday, the Street Food Gathering has been rescheduled to Thursday, July 17.  If you’ve never been to a Downtown Huntsville, Inc. Street Food Gathering, here’s your chance. The next one is RESCHEDULED to Thursday, July 17,  6:00 – 9:00 pm on Church Street at Big Spring Park. The Gathering […]