It’s finally here! The big day has arrived, and we’ve rounded up all the fun you can handle for your Huntsville Christmas weekend. Whether you’re fighting off cabin fever or entertaining holiday guests, we’ve got inspiration for you. If you don’t find something below, you can always check out our full Event Calendar for even more fun stuff!
Make Your Christmas Weekend Merry & Bright
Is it even the holidays if you don’t load up the car and go on a Christmas light hunt? Grab that thermos of hot cocoa and check out our Christmas Lights Map to find some of the best and brightest houses on the block.
Huntsville Weekend Fun For Families
Free & Cheap Activities
- FREE – Race to see Santa at the Parkway Place Mall. Details
- FREE – Or get in an early visit with Santa at Bridge Street. Details
- FREE – Plan a last minute visit to Santa at Cabela’s. Details
- FREE – Take a self-driving tour of neighborhood Christmas lights. Details
- FREE – Stroll through Tinsel Trail and find the Rocket City Mom tree. Details
- FREE – Visit the Grant Funk Railroad and see the Christmas village & model trains. Details
- FREE – Drive down Church Street & see the life-sized displays of Christmas Card Lane. Details
- …and find the Rocket City Mom tree at Christmas on Main in Madison. Details
- FREE – Pick a favorite tree at the North Poll Stroll in Athens. Details
- FREE – Enjoy the holiday magic of Decatur’s Enchanted Forrest. Details
- FREE – Get in the holiday spirit at Arab’s Christmas in the Park. Details
- FREE – Go on the Big Spring Park Scavenger Hunt. Details
- FREE – Host a Holiday Cookie Swap with friends & family. Details
- FREE – Let your little one make their own Felt Christmas Tree. Details
- SAVE THE DATE – Operation Green Team is hosting two Christmas Clean Up recycling events on Jan. 8th in Huntsville and in Madison.
Worth the Money this Huntsville Weekend
- Drive through a Galaxy of Lights and enjoy some holiday tunes. Details
- Sip some hot cocoa and enjoy time on the ice at Skating in the Park. Details
- Show the kids that Giving Back is better than receiving. Details
- Have your very own Huntsville Jolabokaflod this year. Details
- Have a Huntsville staycation for less $$$ with the new Rocket City Kids Pass. Details
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