The first Huntsville Weekend of 2022 is here and there’s several kid-friendly ways to celebrate! Catch an early ball drop with the little ones, skate into the New Year with your kids, or see the last of the holiday decorations before they are gone until next year. If you don’t find something below, you can always check out our full Event Calendar for even more fun stuff!
Ringing in the New Year
Likely this last year has brought you many changes and challenges to look back on. As you prepare to welcome in the New Year, we invite you to join us in looking back, looking forward, and starting the year out right.
- New Year’s Resolutions, Parenting, & Ferris Bueller
- Make Some New Year Family Goals with Our Free Printable
- New Year’s Resolutions that have Nothing to do with Diet, Finances, or Fitness
- Bullet Journaling in the New Year
- How to Make a Family Budget You Can Stick to All Year
- 5 New Year’s Resolutions Moms Can Keep Past January
- A New Year for Special Needs Parents
- Hit the Road from Huntsville
- Ways to Organize Your Life Now
Huntsville Weekend Fun For Families
Free & Cheap Activities
- FREE – Take the first hike of the year at the First Day Guided Hike in Monte Sano. Details
- FREE – Throw a kid-friendly New Year’s Eve party at home. Details
- FREE – Go on one last Christmas Light Hunt before they’re gone until next year. Details
- FREE – Stroll through Tinsel Trail one last time. Details
- FREE – Drive down Church Street & see the life-sized displays of Christmas Card Lane. Details
- …and find the Rocket City Mom tree at Christmas on Main in Madison. Details
- FREE – Enjoy the holiday magic of Decatur’s Enchanted Forest. Details
- FREE – Get in the holiday spirit at Arab’s Christmas in the Park. Details
- FREE – Go on the Big Spring Park Scavenger Hunt. Details
- SAVE THE DATE – Operation Green Team is hosting two Christmas Clean Up recycling events on Jan. 8th in Huntsville and in Madison.
Worth the Money this Huntsville Weekend
- Ring in the New Year with your family at EarlyWork’s Ball Drop Celebration. Details
- Catch a family-friendly show with Comic Science Improv at Shenanigans. Details
- Blast off into the New Year at Noon with the Space & Rocket Center. Details
- Drive through a Galaxy of Lights and enjoy some holiday tunes. Details
- Have a Huntsville staycation for less $$$ with the new Rocket City Kids Pass. Details
DISCLAIMER: We do our best at Rocket City Mom to provide accurate, useful information about events and activities. This information (such as times and locations) is gathered from user submissions, press releases, local newspapers, signs around town and word of mouth. While we always try to confirm details before they are posted in the Huntsville Weekend Roundup, sometimes details change or we are given inaccurate information. Whenever possible we link our write-ups to the source in which our information came from and strongly urge you to confirm details before you go, especially when it comes to outdoor events and weather.
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