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.

Huntsville Weekend Roundup September 24 – 26

It’s a busy Huntsville Weekend, but we’ve made finding family fun easy with these exciting events everyone will love.

20 Things to Do This Fall with Kids in Huntsville & North Alabama

The ULTIMATE checklist for Fall in Huntsville & North Alabama. How many fun things can your family do on this list?

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Huntsville Ghost Walks & Haunted Spots in North Alabama

Taking a Ghost Walk is a great way to learn more about Huntsville’s haunted history.


Fall Fun Abounds at JDM Family Farm in Gurley

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

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.

find fall fun in north alabama with this easy chart

North Alabama Fall Fun Finder

It’s never been easier to find Fall fun thanks to Rocket City Mom!

Rocket City Kids Pass Huntsville, AL

Rocket City Kids Pass helps families explore Huntsville, save money, and (maybe) win big.

Get big discounts to Huntsville attractions with the Rocket City Kids Pass!

Fall Break Staycation Ideas in Huntsville for $5 Or Less

No beach plans? No problem! There’s plenty of fun to be had if you’re staying close to home – for $5 or Less!

Lyon Family Farms Opens for the 2021 Season

It’s technically not Fall unless you take a trip to a pumpkin patch, so we headed to Lyon Family Farms! This family-owned business is about a 40-minute scenic drive through Tennessee hills from Huntsville and Madison.

Pick the Perfect Bouquet at Moonflower Farms

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