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

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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 […]

5 Things to do This Weekend: September 6

5 Things to do This Weekend: September 6-8

It’s Thursday…  Here are this weeks 5 Things to do This Weekend for Huntsville!   FREE Art2 @ Downtown Huntsville, Friday 5-10pm It’s going to be a lovely weekend for some outdoor entertainment.  And entertainment while strolling, beverage in hand, is even better.  Here’s the lineup of this weekend’s FREE entertainment in downtown Huntsville: On […]

5 Things to do This Weekend: August 9

5 Things to do This Weekend: August 9

It’s Thursday…  Here are this weeks 5 Things to do This Weekend for Huntsville!   Jim Parker’s Songwriters Series @ Von Braun Center Playhouse, Friday 6:30pm Come and enjoy the awesome songwriting of Gary Loyd, Kaylon Loyd, Steve Dean and host Jim Parker with special guest Jamie Higdon!  This is a best kept secret in the Valley! Jim Parker’s Website  |  Facebook  |  Event […]

Downtown Summerfest 2013

Downtown Summerfest 2013

I’m excited about what Downtown Huntsville is becoming.  I love seeing the construction behind Huntsville Hospital with the new Twickenham Square development.  I also love: catching up with friends while shopping for fresh, local foods at the Green Street Market. the sounds of children laughing as they make crafts and listen to storytellers at The […]

5 Things to do This Weekend: July 26

5 Things to do This Weekend: July 26-28

It’s Thursday…  Here are this weeks 5 Things to do This Weekend for Huntsville!   Lunch with an Astronaut- Don Thomas @ U.S. Space and Rocket Center, Friday 12-1:30pm The U.S. Space and Rocket Center is hosting Lunch with an Astronaut this summer.  The barbecue buffet lunch is held from noon – 1:30 p.m. and […]

5 Things to do This Weekend: July 5

5 Things to do This Weekend: July 5-7

Happy Fourth of July!  Here are this weeks 5 Things to do This Weekend for Huntsville!   Art2 :Wanda June, Chris Wade, & Splitting Atoms @ Downtown Huntsville- Wanda June and Chris Wade on the square; Splitting Atoms concert in Big Spring Park East, Friday 5-10pm If you’ve been downtown for the new entertainment district, […]

5 Things to do This Weekend: June 28

5 Things to do This Weekend: June 28

  It’s Thursday…  Here are this weeks 5 Things to do This Weekend for Huntsville!   Art2 :Winslow Davis, Audio Radiance, & Bonner Black concert @ Downtown Huntsville- Winslow Davis and Audio Radiance on the square; Bonner Black Concert in Big Spring Park East, Friday 5-10pm The Arts Council is bring street performers, block parties, […]

Entertainment and Art2

Entertainment Districts & Art2

By now, you’ve heard about the new entertainment districts that will be open in Downtown Huntsville, 5-10 p.m. every Thursday and Friday, starting Thursday, June 20.  Restaurants and bars within these two districts (the Quigley District & the Meridian District) can sell drinks to go, and include the Von Braun Center, Below the Radar Brewing […]