Here are 5 fun things to do this weekend in Huntsville!
Huntsville Ballet Company presents The Nutcracker
@ Mark C. Smith Concert Hall, Friday 12/9 – Sunday 12/11, four performances
This production is set in antebellum Huntsville with a nod to local legends and traditions set to the delightful and familiar score by Tchaikovsky performed by the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra. Tickets $29-$38.
Twickenham Spirit of Christmas Past Homes Tour & Luminaries
@ Downtown Huntsville, Saturday 12/10, 5 – 9 pm
Take a nostalgic walk down luminary lit streets and avenues in Huntsville’s historic Twickenham District. Tour private residences, the 1819 Weeden House Museum and other historic buildings ornately decorated for the holidays. Tour tickets $15/$5.
FREE Madison’s “The Magic of Christmas” Christmas Parade
@ Downtown Madison, Saturday 12/10, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
Parade route will begin at Plaza Drive and Hughes Road and will continue to downtown Madison with an Awards Ceremony following the parade at the Gazebo. There will be hot chocolate, cookies and Santa.
FREE Nerdy Noel Holiday Marketplace
@ Straight to Ale Brands, Sunday 12/11, 12 – 6 pm
Come find something special for all the nerds on your list at our first ever Nerdy Noel Holiday Marketplace! There will be vendors who specialize in the nerdiest of items all in one spot!
FREE Out Loud HSV Poetry Slam
@ Lowe Mill A&E, Sunday 12/11, 7 pm
Calling all raw-voiced, chatter teethed, brave blooded poets for an action packed hour-long poetry slam! Poetry slam is the competitive art of performance poetry designed to engage both poets and audience, where participants are judged by members of the audience to advance rounds until a winner is chosen.