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Big Spring Park Scavenger Hunt

Big Spring Park 420 Church St NW, Huntsville

We know parents are always looking for ways to get their family out of the house and enjoy something fun together (that's the entire reason we exist!) and during a global pandemic finding that fun got a lot harder. That's why we created the Big Spring Park Scavenger Hunt. We teamed up with a fabulous…

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Science of Guinness World Records

U.S. Space & Rocket Center 1 Tranquility Base, Huntsville

Discover the world’s great record holders and what it took to cement their names in the history books at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center’s latest traveling exhibition, The Science of Guinness World Records. From the world’s longest moustache (14 feet!), to the most drum beats in 60 seconds (over 2,100 beats … or 35…

$17 – $25
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Letters to Santa

Bridge Street 340 Bridge Street, Huntsville

Looking for a direct connection to the North Pole? Drop your holiday wish list in Santa’s Mailbox in front of the Bridge Street management office, near Red Robin. Santa’s helpers will collect these letters and ensure a personalized letter from Santa himself! No postage required, just remember to include a return address.

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Christmas In the Park in Arab

Arab Historic Village 224 City Park Dr., Arab

Every year on the day after Thanksgiving, Arab City Park is transformed into Christmas in the Park, a festive and over-the-top display of magic. Brought to you by the City of Arab and Arab Parks & Recreation, Christmas in the Park is one of the most magical displays of holiday splendor you’ll find anywhere in the State. Thousands will travel to Arab just to stroll through this enchanting wonderland! Walking through the park to see the trees & decor is free. Each Friday & Saturday before Christmas, Santa will be at the park for $6 visits, kids under 2 years old are free.

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Santa at Cabela’s

Cabela's Huntsville 7090 Cabela Drive, Huntsville

Santa will return to Cabela's Huntsville for photos nearly every day until Christmas! It's free to see Santa and get a 4x6 photo and free digital download to share on social media, while other photo packages are available for purchase.

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Tinker Tots Storytime

Huntsville Madison County Public Library 915 Monroe Street, Huntsville

Join the Downtown Huntsville Library on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 AM for Tinker Tots story time (ages 12 mos-36 mos). Please double-check story times before heading out since these change frequently. Click here for the current library events calendar.

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Preschool Storytime

North Huntsville Library 3011 Sparkman Drive Northwest, Huntsville

Join the North Huntsville Library on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10:00 AM for stories, songs and crafts!   Please double-check story times before heading out since these change frequently. Click herefor the current library events calendar.

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Visit Santa at Bridge Street

Bridge Street Town Centre 365 The Bridge Street, Huntsville

Santa will be at Bridge Street throughout the season spreading holiday magic and taking photos in the open-air environment, near the giant Christmas tree. Be sure to mail your letter while you're there!

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Storytime

Gurley Public Library 225 Walker Street, Gurley

Join the Gurley Library on Tuesdays at 11:00 AM for Super Awesome Storytime! Please double-check story times before heading out since these change frequently. Click here for the current library events calendar.

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Santa at Parkway Place Mall

Parkway Place Mall 2801 Memorial Parkway South, Huntsville

Great news: The big guy WILL be coming to Parkway Place Mall for the 2021 holiday season! Santa will arrive on  November 19 and remain through Christmas Eve to hear Christmas wishes and take socially distanced pictures with children. Visit free, photo packages vary in price.

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After School Adventures

Triana Public Library 357 Record Street, Madison

Join the Triana Library on Tuesdays at 3:30 PM for After School Adventures STEAM activities! Programming is designed for children grades 2-7, but siblings of all ages are also welcome. Activities will include testing out different models of paper airplanes, making water-bottle lava lamps, creating marbled art prints and many other STEAM activities. Please double-check…

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Skating in the Park

HMA- West Patio, Big Spring Park 300 Church Street, Huntsville

Skating in the Park returns! Get ready to lace up your skates at Huntsville’s first outdoor ice skating rink — our very own version of “Rocket-fella” Center. Following the grand opening on November 19, the rink will remain open until Monday, January 17. Find Skating in the Park on social media for the latest event updates and weather-related closings or delays.

$5 – $15

Huntsville’s Chanukah Menorah Parade

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Chabad of Huntsville will be coordinating its annual Car Menorah Parade through the streets of Huntsville again in 2021! A truly social distancing event, families interested in participating register their car for a cost of $45 and then join the line of parade participants with lighted menorahs attached to the roof of their cars. The parade, which is in its third year, travels around Huntsville to shine light upon the city! 

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Rocket City Christmas Light Show

Toyota Field - Rocket City Trash Pandas 319 Contec Rd, Madison

Hundreds of thousands of lights will be on display for all to safely enjoy this holiday season. Guests can drive through the magical safari themed light show, where visitors will be able to simply tune into their vehicle’s radio and experience a spectacular synchronization of music and lights. Following the light show, wander into the Winter Wonderland for a whole host of holiday activities! This will include huts for hot chocolate plus cookie and ornament decorating, fire pits to make s’mores and character visits.

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Tinsel Trail

Big Spring Park 420 Church St NW, Huntsville

A local favorite, Huntsville's Tinsel Trail is a display of live Christmas trees in Downtown Huntsville during the month of December. An anticipated 300 will trees decorate Big Spring Park for the holiday season. The Tinsel Trail is open to the public daily until midnight. Trees are lit from dusk until midnight each night.

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Patriot Players present “Eurydice”

Bob Jones High School Auditorium 650 Hughes Road, Madison

More shows have been scheduled by popular demand! Catch an evening performance of Bob Jones High School Theatre Department's award-winning show, Eurydice, on Tuesday, November 30 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets will be sold at the door. Adults $7, Students $5.

$5 – $7
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