Looking for a great holiday daytrip to take with the kids? You can all get into the Spirit of the Season at ICE! Gaylord Opry Mills in Nashville. Read our review before you gas up the car.
STEM-crazy families that are looking for something fun to do together outside should take note! Here’s why your kids might fall in love with the Rocket City RC Club in Huntsville.
What is it about trains? They are a source of fascination for young and old alike and there is nothing so pure as the look of delight when a child is face to face with the object of their obsession. Case in point, this lovely video of Madeline who is getting to ride a train […]
Nashville isn’t just honky-tonks and nightlife! Find out how to have a fantastic Nashville family getaway at Opry Mills.
Nothing quite says fall to us here at Rocket City Mom like a caramel apple, a little kettle corn, and a pumpkin carving contest or two. You’re sure to find all that and a whole lot more in this long list of area fall festivals, carnivals and special events. Do you know of one we […]
Be the first to know what special events and storytimes the Huntsville Madison County Public Library is hosting in September!
Want some fun stuff to do with the kids during eclipse day? Check out some of these quick links your family will love!
Which schools are out? Where are the Eclipse Parties in Huntsville? We find answers for your family’s questions about the total solar eclipse happening on August 21st.
Our favorite family-friendly concert series is back this Fall with a whole new lineup! Lowe Mill’s Concerts on the Dock are the perfect tradition to start weekends in September & October off right.
Does your teen or tween love to attend NerdCon, HamaCon, or the Huntsville Comic Con? Finding a good local LARP group could be right up their alley.
How you and your kids can celebrate Parks & Rec Month in Huntsville AND win some fabulous prizes!
Is watching The Voice something your family loves to do together? Does your kiddo sing everywhere they go – the shower, the car, or even at the dinner table? They might be destined to participate in the Huntsville Community Chorus Children’s & Youth Chorale!
There’s still plenty of summer left – can your wallet handle it? Let this handy go-to list help you find totally free & fun things to do in Huntsville.
Hays Nature Preserve is one of Huntsville’s hidden gems – but did you know they offer FREE programs for kids in the summer? Play Days at Hays Nature Preserve is a great way to get your family outdoors in nature, and learn a thing or two about the world around us.
If you’re looking for a family road trip story gone horribly wrong written in the style of Hunter S. Thompson this is for you – it’s gonzo parenting at its best!
Birmingham has a lot to offer when it comes to kid and family activities. Just a quick drive south from Huntsville, you’ll find the Magic City to be the perfect day trip or weekend destination!
What’s free, indoors, and super fun? The Von Braun Center’s annual Family Fun Fest is happening this weekend and we’ve got all the deets!
What’s on your family’s Huntsville Summer Bucket List? We asked our Readers about the things they just can’t miss every year when school is out and the weather is hot!
Our list of 5o Things To Do This Summer will keep you and the kids busy in Huntsville until school starts… and beyond!
Great tips on traveling with toddlers and preschoolers, plus a regional and Huntsville Area Play Map to help you plan roadtrip breaks and pit stops to their fullest. It’s not always the destination – the journey’s pretty great too!