Outdoor Play

2014 Family Favorite Awards

2014 Family Favorite Awards

You nominated them and then you voted for them and boy did you vote! More than 5,000 people participated in these awards so when we say these are the Tennessee Valley’s favorites, we mean it. Some of these contests were really close so even those nominated should consider themselves true winners. Thank you to everyone(…)

Soccer Shots of North Alabama

Soccer Shots of North Alabama

When my son Dax turned three years-old, my husband (who is a soccer player himself) and I started to look around for soccer options for him. Luckily in the Huntsville area, there are different programs to choose from, and when we heard about Soccer Shots from a friend, we decided to give it a try.(…)

Greene Street Market & Children’s Corner

Greene Street Market & Children’s Corner

Has your family experienced the Greene Street Market on Thursdays yet? What are you waiting for? The Greene Street Market at Nativity is more than a standard farmer’s market. In addition to offering vegetables, fruits, meats, eggs, prepared meals, cheeses, preserves, relishes, salsas, herbs and flowers, you will find scrumptious homemade baked goods, ice cream(…)

Spring Valley Beach Waterpark

Spring Valley Beach Waterpark

About an hour south of Huntsville lies a hidden gem filled with summer fun for the entire family. Spring Valley Beach is home to the Southeast’s largest pool (measuring in at a whopping 2 acres!), loads of fun water slides for a wide range of ages, a fantastic kiddie play area, and plentiful amenities for(…)

“Everybody Can Play” Splash Pad

“Everybody Can Play” Splash Pad

Location: Brahan Springs Park, 500 Drake Avenue, Huntsville, AL 35801 (Map) If it’s been a while since you’ve visited Brahan Springs Park, you might not recognize it. The City of Huntsville and local Kiwanis and Optimist Clubs have come together to renovate and improve the park, and install a new addition, the “Everybody Can Play”(…)

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