Scarecrow Trail 2014 Made Simple

Scarecrow Trail 2014

“Once Upon a Time” is the theme to Scarecrow Trail 2014 at Huntsville Botanical Garden. The scarecrows, all made by local businesses, organizations or individuals, are amazing and represent everything from Peter Pan to Frozen. A fall favorite event, we went by today to get a peek at the crows and share some of our favorites […]

5 Things to do This Weekend – April 11

5 Things to do

It’s Thursday… Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend! Never miss the events that matter! Sign up for our weekly newsletter to get “5 Things to do This Weekend” in your inbox. Junior League of Huntsville’s Boots & Bling @ AM Booth’s Lumberyard, Friday, 7 – 11 pm, tickets $25 or […]

5 Things to do This Weekend: March 14

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It’s Thursday… Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend! Never miss the events that matter! Sign up for our weekly newsletter to get “5 Things to do This Weekend” in your inbox. FREE  Visitor Center 10 Year Anniversary Birthday Bash @ 500 Church Street, Saturday, 9 am – 5 pm Come […]

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 […]

Heart Month

Heart Month

The heart… it holds a special place in our collective psyche because it is synonymous with love.  But, heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States.  So since it is Heart Month, we thought we would look at some seriously fun ways you can get heart healthy in Huntsville Get moving […]

5 Things to do This Weekend: February 14

It’s Thursday…  Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend! Never miss the events that matter!  Sign up for our weekly newsletter to get “5 Things to do This Weekend” in your inbox. Great Backyard Bird Count @Huntsville Botanical Garden, Friday- Monday The Great Backyard Bird Count is an annual four-day event that engages […]

Black History Month Events

black history month 2014

Some of the most fascinating chapters of America’s past are arguably contained in African American history.  Black History Month is our annual reminder to reconnect with these stories. Celebrating Black History Month 2014 in Huntsville Below are a few of the local events planned in observance of Black History Month 2014 in Huntsville. Reflections in […]

5 Things to do this Weekend: December 20

5 things to do This Weekend

It’s Thursday…  Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend! Never miss the events that matter!  Sign up for our weekly newsletter to get “5 Things to do This Weekend” in your inbox.   FREE Living Christmas Tree @ First Baptist Church- Huntsville, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm; Saturday 4:30pm and Sunday 5:30pm […]

Holiday Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer word cloud

Last week we received the following message from one of our readers: I was wondering where I can volunteer the week of, or ON, Christmas day.  I thought maybe a list of “places where your help is needed the most this holiday season” would be cool for OVE?  Smack me if you’ve already done this […]

5 Things to do this Weekend: December 13

5 things to do this weekend

It’s Thursday…  Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend! Never miss the events that matter!  Sign up for our weekly newsletter to get “5 Things to do This Weekend” in your inbox.   The Nutcracker 2013 presented by Huntsville Ballet @ Von Braun Center Mark C. Smith Concert Hall, Friday & Saturday […]