- 20+ Things to do with Kids in Huntsville this Weekend below!
School has started back and your Huntsville Weekend is here to help you celebrate that successful first week! Find our top picks below or check out all the fun over on our event calendar.
Surviving Back to School in North Alabama
It’s hard to believe that the new school year is already here! Wanting to build a great relationship with your child’s teacher? Need lunch and dinner ideas? We’ve got it all covered in our Back to School Guide.
Huntsville Weekend Fun For Kids & Families
Free & Cheap Family Fun
- Dance your way into a new year at the Community Block Party & Back to School Jam. Details
- Celebrate a successful first week of school at the Back to School Block Party. Details
- Go on a bargain hunt during the World’s Longest Yard Sale & scoop up major deals. Details
- Grab dinner in Big Spring Park during the Food Truck vs. Food Trailer Rallies. Details
- Cheer on the contestants at the Major League Eating World Banana Pudding Competition. Details
- Shop dance items & other household items at the Alabama Youth Ballet Rummage Sale. Details
- Cheer on the medieval fighters at the Empire of Medieval Pursuits Demonstration. Details
- Enjoy the food & festivities at the Back to School Career Day in the Park Festival. Details
- Learn to Play Lacrosse with the Madison Lacrosse Club & run out that Back to School energy. Details
- Party with Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children during their World Breastfeeding Week Party. Details
- Twirl around during the sample classes at the Alabama Youth Ballet Open House. Details
- Get ready for life after graduation at Rocket City Learning Center’s ACT Seminar. Details
- …then take a Mock Test the next day, just be sure to register. Details
- Experience the Americana Trinity Keyboard series concert with organist Christopher-Joel Carter. Details
- Just $5 – Check out the antique tractors at the Piney Chapel American Farm Heritage Days. Details
Worth the Dinero this Huntsville Weekend
- Have a magical weekend aboard the Magic on the Mercury & Chase with NARM. Details
- Build an awesome time with EarlyWorks & the TN Valley Lego Club at the Lego Extravaganza. Details
- Jump your school day energy out & celebrate a successful week at Matrix Gym’s Open Gym. Details
- Learn about Cool Life Cycles during Cook Museum’s Live Animal Presentation. Details
- Take a much needed Parents’ Night Out while the kids have a blast at Matrix Gym. Details
- Pan for Gold at Burritt on the Mountain’s Treasure on Gold Mountain. Details
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