Another Huntsville Weekend is here and you have lots of opportunity for some educational fun! From the Festival of the Cranes to storytimes and more, there’s plenty to enjoy together this weekend. If you don’t find something below, you can always view our full Event Calendar for even more fun stuff!
Looking Back and Moving Forward
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. lived a life of purpose and left the world better than he found it. Dr. King proves a man with a dream and a plan can change the world and you can too this weekend! Commemorate the life of Dr. King by reading these children’s books or by making a difference in your own community.
Huntsville Weekend Fun For Families
Free & Cheap Activities
- FREE – Let learning take flight at the Festival of the Cranes. Details
- FREE – Meet the Tennessee Valley Lactation Support team at their ribbon cutting. Details
- FREE – Catch a NEW Saturday Storytime at the library. Details
- FREE – Commemorate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with these special books. Details
- FREE – Take part in a Day of Service in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Details
- FREE – Celebrate Dr. King’s legacy at the Athens-Limestone MLK Day program. Details
- FREE – Make fun and healthy heart shaped snacks for Valentine’s Day. Details
- FREE – Get crafty with these fun Valentine’s Day crafts. Details
- FREE – Go on the Big Spring Park Scavenger Hunt. Details
- FREE – Check out these ways to play at the different Library Branches. Details
- FREE – Explore a new trail on one of these Beginner Hikes. Details
- FREE – Take the bikes for a spin at one of these Mountain Biking Trails. Details
- FREE – Watch King Day: A Virtual Celebration online on Monday with the kids. Details
- FREE – Nominate a 5th grade girl to be INSPIRED next school year. Details
Worth the Money this Huntsville Weekend
- Take your favorite pup for a walk during Dog Days at the Garden. Details
- …and be sure to grab your gnomies for a Gnome Hunt while you’re there. Details
- Go Wild for Whoopers at Cook Museum with special programs about whooping cranes. Details
- Sip hot cocoa & glide under the lights at Skating in the Park for the last weekend. Details
- Join Grissom High School for their production of Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook. Details
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