December is SO busy! We have so much to look forward to this month. To help narrow it down and make your planning easier, here is a spectacular list of FREE fun just for you.
It’s our Big Christmas Edition!
Enjoy your December.
FREE Things to do in Huntsville in December
1. Tinsel Trail
A display of live Christmas trees in Big Spring Park. Enjoy 300 decorated trees.
Come out and see the beautifully decorated Christmas trees put together by local community members and businesses.
December 5, 6 pm
Christmas parade in Downtown Huntsville
December 5, 7 pm
Traditional favorites from Greensleeves to Sleigh Ride, a carol sing-along, and ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, with a special visitor from way up north!
December 9, 5:30 pm
Madison’s annual Christmas parade. Get Hot Chocolate and Cookies and don’t forget your camera….Santa and Mrs. Claus will be available for photos in the Gazebo.
December 9, 6 pm
Music by the Rocket City Jazz Orchestra with a special appearance by the Jazzsmiths.
December 18, 7 pm
“Glad Tidings for the Christmas Season” – presented by ‘Alabama’s Own, The Brass Band of Huntsville”.
December 9, 1 pm
Seasonal songs, beloved carols, and singalongs! Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus, and we know where he is–come find him with us!
December 9, 3 pm
Inspired by the Chistkindlemarkts in Germany, this holiday season we welcome you and your family to enjoy a traditional German American Christmas Market here in Huntsville.
10. Nerdy Noel 2.0
December 10, 12 pm
Shopping, craft beers, and geekery at Straight To Ale. This year, and all the nerdy vendors are excited to bring you even more sci-fi, comic, anime, fantasy, and pop culture goodies to buy for yourself and the nerds you love!
December 21, 6 pm
Come out to get into the holiday spirit by wearing your Christmas PJs with snacks and giveaways to follow! One and 3-mile options,
December 16, 5 pm
Join HYP in your favorite Santa or other winter/ holiday themed attire as we drink and wander around downtown Huntsville!
December 14 – 17
First Baptist Church will present the annual presentation of the Living Christmas Tree: A Feast of Carols, with guest artist Steve Amerson “America’s Tenor”.
December 16, 4:30pm
This concert is part of the Flying Monkey Arts Center’s open house and Solstice celebration.
December 17, 6:30 pm
Celebrate Hanukkah with the lighting of the Hanukkah menorah and with songs.
Now check out our HOLIDAY GUIDE for everything else!!