Who is ready for some Luck ‘O the Irish to rub off? We here at RCM are itchin’ for spring and it’s *kinda* here so let’s celebrate with another fun-filled family weekend.
Don’t Miss These:
- It’s not too late to register your kids for a Spring Break Camp.
- Check out these Spring Break deals for $6 or less.
- Keep our Event Calendar and Spring Activity Guide handy for even more kid’s events and check out our Egg Hunt list with events that start this weekend!
Free & Cheap
Spring Consignment Sales
Cost: FREE Admission, great deals!
Another week of spring means more consignment sales. With several happening this weekend, we suggest going to our whole list of Consignment Sales to find the ones closest to you.
Cupcakes with Snow White
Saturday at 10:15AM
Cost: $5 per child, accompanying adults are free
Alabama Youth Ballet Studio | More Info
Children are invited to decorate cupcakes and meet Snow White as well as see a preview of AYB’s upcoming ballet Snow White.
St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Saturday at 11:30AM
Downtown Huntsville | More Info
Get your green on and join the Irish Society of North Alabama in downtown Huntsville for this family-friendly parade.
Free Community Lunch
Saturday at 12PM
Academy for Learning | More Info
This once a month free community event was the brainchild of a local 8th grader, Alyssa Slocum, as a way to help those in need and bring together people in our community from all walks of life.
Land Trust Spring Hike: Wildflower Trail
Sunday at 1:30 and at 4PM
Monte Sano | More Info
This 1 hour, 1.5 mile hike is rated as “Easy” by the Land Trust which makes it perfect for your young hikers. While this event is free, you must register by 5PM on Friday, March 16th in order to participate. Please call 256-534-5263 or email email@example.com.
Celebrate the Art of Dance
Saturday from 12-3PM
Lowe Mill | More Info
Fans of ballet, painting, and Cinderella are all going to be thrilled! Mini-performances by the Huntsville Ballet, children can take a lesson and dance along with Cinderella, live model sketching and a painting demo too!
FIRST Robotics Competition
Friday, Saturday, & Sunday
VBC South Hall | More Info
Watch 2000 high school students on 50+ teams from Alabama and 10 other states, and Brazil as they compete in the 2018 FIRST Power UP Robotics Competition Rocket City Regional.
Worth the Money
Tarzan the Musical
Fri/Sat/Sun at 7PM and 2:30 on Sat/Sun
Lee High School | More Info
Come enjoy the magic and beauty of Disney, combined with the musical genius of Phil Collins for an experience that is sure to leave you swinging in your seat!
Friday at 11PM
Huntsville Museum of Art | More Info
If you’ve got a little Picasso, we’ve got an art class for you! Artsy Tots will introduce toddlers between the ages of 2 and 3 to art and to the museum through artful short stories, gallery play activities, and an art activity. The program helps with color recognition, fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination and more!
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