Things to Do in Huntsville

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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.

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Alabama Jubilee Hot Air Balloon Classic Weekend: Schedule & Parent Tips!

Kick off summer with your family at the Alabama Jubilee Hot Air Balloon Classic!

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North Alabama Farms for Every Season

There’s good things growing at a North Alabama farm at any time of the year!

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Spring Train Rides in Huntsville Your Kids Will Love

Spring is awesome at the North Alabama Railroad Museum thanks to these special train rides kids will love!

Rocket City Mom's Big Spring park Scavenger hunt

Big Spring Park Scavenger Hunt puts the “hunt” in Huntsville for kids!

Can you find all 12 clues in the Big Spring Park Scavenger Hunt?

Huntsville Weekend Roundup March 31 – April 2

If you’re on the hunt for family fun this Huntsville Weekend, you’re in luck because there’s plenty to enjoy together.

25 Can’t Miss Family-Friendly Events Happening in March

March is the month all about love, and we’re sure you’re going to love making…

Beginner Hikes in North Alabama for Kids & Families

Hiking with kids can be tricky, but Yonder Girl has some great advice for kids looking for beginner hikes in North Alabama!

2023 Spring Plays & Performances in Huntsville and North Alabama

Kid-friendly plays, concerts, and performances happening in Huntsville this spring.

Where to go strawberry picking in North Alabama – plus recipes!

Got the urge to go strawberry picking in Huntsville? These tasty treats are fresh, local, and good for you! Check out our recipes too.

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Go Duck Hunting in Huntsville!

Kids love a good scavenger hunt, and the Lucky Duck Scavenger Hunt is FREE!