Celebrate the start of fall with adventures! Find our top picks below or check out our full event calendar for even more family fun!
This post is updated weekly with current family-friendly events and republished on a monthly basis.
2023 Fall Activity Guide
We’ve rounded up everything you need to have a FANTASTIC Fall full of fun with the family! Check out our 2023 Fall Guide for all the details. 🍁🍂
Free & Cheap Family Fun
- Start the season of festivals at the Fall Festival in Hytop. Details
- Put on your walking shoes for a good cause at the St Jude Walk/Run. Details
- Challenge yourself on the inflatable obstacle course at the Habitat for Humanity Open House. Details
- Find a new plant friend (or three) at the HBG Plant Sale. Details
- Try out some sports for all ages and abilities during the Adaptive Sports & Recreation Expo. Details
- Spend the day among the stars at Astronomy Day. Details
- Scale to new heights on the Guided Hike at Bethel Springs. Details
- Groove along to the last Jazz in the Park until next year. Details
- Follow the clues & explore the park with the Big Spring Park Scavenger Hunt. Details
- Or keep the hunt going at the Downtown Turtle Trail in Decatur. Details
- Lace up the boots and go on one of these family-friendly hikes. Details
- Embrace your artsy side and go on a Huntsville Mural Hunt. Details
Worth the Dinero this Huntsville Weekend
- Test your STEM skills at Tinkerfest. (and say hey to the RCM team!) Details
- Rock out at the Concerts on the Dock. Details
- Dance the night away at the City Lights & Stars Concert at Burritt on the Mountain. Details
- Enjoy all things fall at HBG’s Festifall. Details
DISCLAIMER: We do our best to provide accurate, useful information about events and activities each Huntsville Weekend. This information is gathered from a variety of sources. While we always confirm details before they are posted, sometimes details change or we are given inaccurate information which is why every event listing includes a link to the source. We strongly urge you to confirm details before you go, especially when it comes to outdoor events and weather. This post is updated weekly with current information.
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