10 fun things to do this Thanksgiving weekend in Huntsville!
FREE 25th Annual Thanksgiving Day Hike
@Monte Sano Nature Preserve, Thursday 11/22, 9 – noon
Start out at Bankhead and work down to Three Caves on the Alms House Trail. Sign up in advance.
Skating in the Park
@ Big Spring Park, Thursday 11/22, 2 – 8 pm
Get ready to lace up your skates at the Huntsville Museum of Art’s outdoor ice skating rink. Open on Thanksgiving Day 2 – 8 pm. Admission applies.
Huntsville Havoc vs. Knoxville
@ VBC Propst Arena, Thursday 11/22, 7 pm
Thanksgiving day hockey game! It’s a Huntsville tradition. Admission applies.
Galaxy of Lights Driving Nights
@ Huntsville Botanical Garden, Opens Friday 11/23
Drive through the Galaxy of Lights to see the sights. $20 – $25 per car up to 10 people.
FREE 9th Annual Tree Lighting Village of Providence
@ Village of Providence, Friday 11/23, 4 – 7 pm
Games, activities, and pictures with Santa free with a new unwrapped toy for Toys-for-Tots. Santa arrives at 4 pm, tree lighting at 6 pm.
Santa’s Village Opens
@ Huntsville Depot, Friday 11/23, 5 pm
Visit the Claus’ house, meet Santa’s reindeer, the North Pole elves, and Santa! NEW LOCATION. $7 admission.
FREE Tinsel Trail Opens
@ Big Spring Park East, Friday 11/23, 5 pm
See 300 beautifully lit and decorated trees in Big Spring Park during this annual Huntsville tradition.
Epic Comedy Hour
@ Lowe Mill A&E, Friday 11/23, 8 pm
Eat too much turkey? Scared you’ll kill a family member if you spend one more second with them? Epic has got you covered! $8 admission.
Small Business Saturday
Saturday, November 11/24
Support local businesses on Saturday for Small Business Saturday.
FREE Ugly Sweater Fun Run
@ Fleet Feet, Sunday 11/25, 2 pm
3 and 5 mile options. Wear that ugly sweater as many times as you can before Christmas!