Things to Do in Huntsville

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.


A Look “Inside Toys” at Earlyworks Children’s Museum in Huntsville

Your kids will love all the new exhibits at Earlyworks – and you’ll love their new health & safety procedures.

Huntsville Parks & Rec Wants You to #GoPlayHsv

How you and your kids can celebrate Parks & Rec Month in Huntsville AND win a fabulous prize!

Spirited Art take home kits perfect for your little Bob Ross

Help your tiny artists express themselves with the help of this easy to implement take-home kit from Spirited Art.

EarlyWorks Museum Toys the Inside Story

Huntsville’s EarlyWorks Children’s Museum reopens with new exhibits

Earlyworks Children’s Museum is reopening with a new temporary exhibit and several permanent new installations!

I took a socially distanced vacation at the beach. Here’s what happened.

Is a socially distant trip to the beach possible? We tried it and the results were mixed.

Sand Mountain Twin Drive-In in Boaz, AL worth the trip

When you are craving movies and want to ensure a socially distanced experience, this old fashioned theatre in Boaz might be exactly what you are looking for!

hand holding a firefly

Firefly Hikes are glowing good fun at Huntsville Botanical Garden

Grab the kids and head to the Huntsville Botanical Garden for a firefly hike!

Family History Mornings are back at Alabama Constitution Hall Park

Family History Mornings at Alabama Constitution Hall Park are back and are a great way for families to have fun AND learn at the same time. Now with social distancing procedures!

Father’s Day train ride will be more “distanced” this year according to NARM

Father’s Day is going to be different in 2020 no matter what your risk tolerance…

Rock House Alpaca Farm

What to expect when you visit RockHouse Alpaca Farm

Here’s what to expect if you take your family to RockHouse Alpaca Farm in Meridianville, Alabama.