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.

Ivy Green Museum Tuscumbia, AL

A visit to Ivy Green the birthplace of Helen Keller

A visit to this historic home is a wonderful capstone to a lesson on the AL native who achieved greatness despite numerous obstacles and never gave up.

Where to Kayak & Canoe with Kids in Huntsville

North Alabama is known far and wide for it’s beautiful green spaces and waterfronts, and here are some great places to put in your kayak or canoe with kids.

Huntsville Weekend Roundup June 18-20

A very special Father’s Day edition of the Huntsville WERU!

“Uncaged” at Huntsville Botanical Garden gives everyone a bird’s eye view

Huntsville Botanical Garden’s newest exhibit gives everyone a bird’s eye view.

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Huntsville Weekend Roundup June 11 – 13

We’ve got some top picks to make your Huntsville Weekend the best one yet! Enjoy local art scenes, show your Pride, and more.

children looking at an aquarium at Cook Museum in Decatur Alabama, recently awarded the #1 museum in the nation.

Cook Museum Awarded Top New Museum in the Nation

Loved locally by all, Cook Museum recently earned another award: being named the number one new museum in the United States.

A young boy holds two eggs collected from the chickens on Haven Farms.

Haven Farms offer the perfect place to slow down and recharge

Haven Farms is a hobby farm in Hazel Green where you can sign up for group tours or a summer camp to enjoy life on the farm for a day.

A family of four stands with a Santa statue at Holiday World.

Why Holiday World needs to be your next family trip

Holiday World and Splashin’ Safari’s claim that it’s number one in family fun is absolutely…

EarlyWorks Tinker Lab will make mad scientists out of your little ones.

EarlyWorks Tinker Lab Receives Two Thumbs Up from Huntsville kids

The EarlyWork’s Children’s Museum Tinker Lab is a new hands-on place for young scientists.

Kids Kingdom Sunshine, Madison, AL

10 Things to do with your kids this June

These can’t miss events happening this June in and around Huntsville will help ensure your children never have the chance to say, “I’m bored.”