Here are our picks for 5 Things to do This Weekend!
FREE Earth Day Celebration
@ Hays Nature Preserve, Saturday, 10 am – 2 pm
Celebrate Earth Day with more than 70 earth-friendly exhibits/vendors with information, samples and demonstrations throughout the day! Read more about Earth Day at Hays Nature Preserve here.
FREE Art 4 Paws
@ Downtown Madison, Saturday, 10 am – 3 pm
Local and regional artists will be selling unique, one-of-a-kind wares. Several shelters and rescue groups will be on-site for pet adoptions. This year, new Amateur Dog Show.
@ Yellowhammer Brewery, Saturday, 11 am – 11 pm
Yellowhammer is teaming up with Rocket City Sounds and Tangled String Studios for a unique festival featuring music and arts. Enjoy local vendors, food trucks, craft beer and more. General admission $25.
FREE STE(A)M Fest
@ Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment, Saturday, 12 – 4 pm
Lowe Mill is once again teaming up with Huntsville City Schools and UAH to bring you a free, family friendly festival that creatively combines STEM Education Principles (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) with art in interesting and interactive ways. Read more about STE(A)M Fest here.
See a Show
- Bye Bye Birdie presented by JPII Falcon Theatre
- James Clemens Theatre presents ‘Metamorphoses’
- The Twelve Dancing Princesses presented by Fantasy Playhouse
- Chitty Chitty Bang Bang presented by Randolph Theatre
- “Night, Mother” presented by Alabama Creative Artists
- Once Upon A Mattress presented by Huntsville High Theatre
Spring Plant Sale
@ Huntsville Botanical Garden, Friday – Saturday, 9 am – 6 pm and Sunday, 12 – 5 pm
The Garden Guild’s Spring Plant Sale, the largest plant sale in North Alabama, offers annuals by the flat or pack; ferns, geraniums, a huge selection of herbs, cherished heirloom plants, houseplants, orchids, perennials, old-fashioned roses, vegetable plants, water plants, wildflowers, shrubs, vines, and trees, including fruit and berry trees!