5 Things to do This Weekend- April 24

5 things to do April 24

Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend!   Panoply Arts Festival @ Big Spring Park, Friday – Sunday The 33rd annual Panoply Arts Festival returns with presentations, demonstrations, workshops, fireworks, and FUN…while promoting and enhancing the arts. Featured performers include the Secret Sisters and the Indigo Girls. Read more about Panoply here. The Arts […]

ABC’s of Panoply 2015

Panoply Art Festival 2015

The last weekend of April always brings The Arts Council’s Panoply Arts Festival to Big Spring Park in Downtown Huntsville for a weekend of art, music, and fun! So mark you calendar, Panoply is April 24 – 26, 2015. ABC’s of Panoply 2015 We had some fun with this alphabet list of Panoply highlights! We […]

23 Things to do in Huntsville This Spring

Things to do in Huntsville This Spring

Celebrate warmer weather and all things Spring with our guide of 23 fun things to do! 1. Time Travel Adventure Burritt on the Mountain’s newest interactive game is Time Travel Adventure and it opens March 21. Journey back to the 1800s on an exciting scavenger hunt as you become an apprentice time traveler. Cost: $10 adult; $9 senior & military; $8 […]

5 Things to do This Weekend- February 27

Things to do February 27

Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend!   Free 2 Teach Paper Chase 5K Race @ Constitution Village, Saturday, 8 – 10 am Paper Chase is the first ever 5K race to benefit Free 2 Teach, a local nonprofit that provides free school supplies to teachers in Madison County’s three public school systems. Race […]

11 Things to do in Huntsville This Winter

11 Things to do in Huntsville This Winter

This year, resist the urge to hibernate with our guide to 11 things to do in Huntsville this winter! 1. Grandma Moses @ Huntsville Museum of Art The museum has organized a one-gallery exhibition of approximately 30 original paintings by one of the most popular artists in the U.S. during the 1940s  and 1950s, Anna Mary […]

What Everyone Should Know About The Color Run

The Color Run Huntsville

For the very first time, The Color Run is coming to Huntsville. The big day is Saturday, September 27, 2014. If you are unfamiliar with this 5k race, dubbed “The Happiest 5k on the Planet” it’s best to start with this image: Now, let’s assume you’ve taken on the challenge and decided to participate. To […]


one colorful day september 27

Back in August, we had one HOT weekend full of fun events. Let me tell you right now…September will NOT be outdone! I’m dubbing Saturday, September 27, 2014 “One Colorful Day”, and that’s not just because of Huntsville’s first Color Run. It’s because all of these events seem to be bright, fun and kinda epic! […]

Insider’s Guide to Panoply 2014

Panoply 2014 Insiders Guide

Panoply is this weekend – April 25 – 27, 2014. To get you prepared, Our Valley Events offers you this handy Insider’s Guide. All information is from personal experience or directly from The Arts Council’s staff, so you know it’s good advice! General Tips & Information Hours:  Friday, April 25 from 5:00 – 9:00 pm Saturday, […]

The ABC's of Panoply 2014

Panoply 2014

Panoply 2014 is only 2 weeks away. It’s something we all look forward to every year and it will be here April 25 – 27, 2014! This year the 32-year-old art festival has an exiting new logo, expanded Art Marketplace, added STEAM element, and features art, activities and entertainment that you won’t want to miss. […]

Lighting Up Downtown Huntsville


This Saturday, March 8, 2014, Huntsville will experience something very special. Just like the twinkling lights of The Tinsel Trail draw you in with their magical sparkles, creating a wonderful experience to share with family and friends, so too will this First Annual LIT event. LIT: Light + Tech So what exactly is LIT? Here’s […]