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.


Imagination Place in Gadsden Helps Little’s Creativity Soar

Kids and babies will love exploring the limits of their creativity at the Imagination Place in Gadsden as they play pretend.


Burritt on the Mountain is a Hidden Huntsville Jewel

Burritt is a gold mine of hands-on history in Huntsville!

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2022 Free & Cheap Summer Concerts in Huntsville and North Alabama

We’ve rounded up free and cheap concerts in Huntsville and North Alabama to enjoy with your family this summer.¬†

Free and Cheap Summer Movies in Huntsville and North Alabama

Looking for a way to get out of the house with the kids but stay…

North Alabama Water Parks Cheatsheet

With all the amazing growth happening in our fair city the parents here at Rocket…

Kids Bowl Free allow children to enjoy free family fun at Stars and Strikes this summer.

Kids Bowl Free Program Strikes Up Summer Fun in Huntsville

Strike up the family fun this summer with the Kids Bowl Free program at Stars and Strikes. Enjoy two free games for children with discounts available for grown ups too.

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Vacation Bible School (VBS) in Huntsville & North Alabama 2022

Let your little light shine at these VBS programs in the Huntsville area!

road trips from Huntsville

Easy Day Trips for Families from Huntsville, AL

Discover these family-friendly day trips from Huntsville – over 20 ideas to help you hit the road & make some memories!

Alabama Jubilee, Decatur, AL

Summer Festivals, Fairs, and Carnivals in Huntsville and North Alabama

Fireworks, funnel cakes, and fun! That’s what summer is made of so make sure to soak it in.

A young family stands outside the Nashville Zoo entrance.

A trip to the Nashville Zoo at Grassmere will make the kids go bananas

A road trip to the Nashville Zoo is sure to be an experience that will make your kids go wild with animal encounters, rides, & more.