Things to Do in Huntsville

Photo Credit: Huntsville Madison Co. Convention and Visitor’s Bureau

Looking for fun family-friendly activities in the Huntsville, AL and the surrounding area? You have come to the right place. Rocket City Mom was created for EXACTLY this purpose and, not to brag, but we think we’re pretty good at helping North Alabama families find things to do with their kids. Take a look around and see if you agree.

Venardos Circus Returns to Huntsville!

The Venardos Circus is in town at Huntsville’s MidCity District October 6-16. Learn more about this unique show & grab your tickets!

Two apple slushies sit on a wooden background with apple slice garnishes and a red and white striped straw.

Six Places to Slurp Apple Slushies this Fall

Whether you enjoy one after picking a peck of apples at a local orchard or sip on one after finding the cutest pumpkin in the patch, we’ve rounded up six places to slurp on apple slushies this year.

Burritt on the Mountain Huntsville, AL

Fall Break Camps for Kids in Huntsville, Madison, and North Alabama

Start planning for Fall Break with these fun school break camps for kids in North Alabama – there’s something for all ages!

4-D Farm Offers Tons of Fall Family Fun in Cullman

Is 4D Farm worth the drive from Huntsville? YOU BETCHA!

North Alabama Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes, and Hayrides

Pick the perfect jack-o-lantern at these local pumpkin patches. Get lost in a corn maze or go on a hayride – Fall activities have come to Huntsville and North Alabama!


Hidden Rivers Farm Returns Better than Ever

Hidden Rivers Farm is just a 45 minute drive from Huntsville and full of fun Fall things to do!


Fall Fun Abounds at JDM Family Farm in New Hope

JDM Family Farm in New Hope is a new pumpkin patch and Fall fun destination for families in Huntsville.

pumpkin displays at thr Huntsville botanical garden

10 Magical Reasons to Visit The Garden This Fall

We love HBG year-round, but there’s some good reasons to visit this Fall your family shouldn’t miss!

Pick the Perfect Bouquet at Moonflower Farms

Come pick your perfect bouquet at Moonflower Farms in North Alabama!

Go Apple Picking at Scott’s Orchard

It’s apple-picking season and Scott’s Orchard is THE place to be to do just that.