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.

New Cove Universal Playground Opens in Hampton Cove

Did you know that Madison County’s first universal playground recently opened? It is called Cove…

Space is our Place mural in Huntsville, AL

Space murals to explore in Huntsville, AL

These space inspired murals in Huntsville, AL, are a fun (and socially distant) activity for locals and visitors alike to explore.

Walk with Dinosaurs on this Huntsville Road Trip

Dino-loving kids will roar with delight at Dinosaur World in Kentucky.

Huntsville Weekend Roundup January 15-18

Check out all the fun things to do with your family in the next few days.

Tweetsville at Huntsville Botanical Garden HBG

“Tweetsville” is a New Bird Watching Experience for Kids at the Huntsville Botanical Garden

Hooray! A new outdoor exhibit for bird watching families is coming to Huntsville Botanical Garden!

boy and girl playing at US Space & Rocket Center

How Our Space & Rocket Center Membership Saved Us More Than $1,000

Two years ago we moved to the Huntsville area, and one of the first things…

the space & rocket center at night

An Out of This World Holiday Season at the USSRC

The Christmas and Holiday season at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center are out of this world!


Parent Review: Vision Zipline Tours in Huntsville

Plan an adventurous family outing at Huntsville’s Vision Zipline Tours.

tiger yawning at tigers for tomorrow

Parent Review: Tigers for Tomorrow a Great Road Trip from the Rocket City

Tigers for Tomorrow is a great road trip for your family from Huntsville!

Huntsville Weekend Roundup list of activities in Huntsville Alabama

Huntsville Weekend Roundup November 6-8

Happy Weekend, Huntsville! It’s Veteran’s Day next week and we hope you’ll spend some time…