Huntsville Weekend Roundup February 22-24

Anybody got an ark? The weather may be wet, but lucky for you there’s plenty for kids to do indoors in Huntsville this weekend. We listed our favorite free/cheap weekend activities below – of course, you can always find even more things to do inside our full Event Calendar.

Your RCM To-Do List:

Click above to get the whole list of local Spring Break camps!

Free & Cheap Weekend Fun


Shop Tax-Free for Severe Weather

All Weekend
Cost: Tax-free on certain items
Entire state of AL | More Info

Stock up for the upcoming Spring severe weather season in Alabama tax free. Here’s a list of items included.

Mustard Seed Consignment Sale

All Weekend, various times
Cost: FREE admission, great deals!
Various locations | More Info

Nab some awesome Spring clothes, furniture, toys, & more at this popular local consignment sale.


Advertisement. Content Continues Below.

Whiz Kids Open Gym Time for Kids

Friday & Saturday
Cost: $3-5
The Matrix Gym | More Info

What makes this particular Open Gym time for kids so dadgum awesome? We detail it all in our Parent Review. Bonus for keeping the Bigs and Littles separate in two jump sessions! #SafetyFirst
Kids 6 and under Open Gym – Friday at 9:15 AM and Saturday at 8:30 – 9:30 AM
Kids 6-11 Open Gym time – Saturday from 9:30 – 11:00 AM
Kids 12-18 Open Gym Time – Saturday at 11:00 AM

Spring Into Summer Activities Fair

Saturday from 10AM – 1PM
Cost: FREE
Davidson Center at USSRC | More Info

Learn about spring break and summer camps, workshops, and classes for kids of all ages & participate in hands-on activities.

Bicentennial Kick-Off

Saturday at 10:00 AM
Cost: FREE
Alabama Constitution Hall Park | More Info

Join us as Madison County officially kicks-off its celebration of Alabama’s Bicentennial.


Advertisement. Content Continues Below.

Movie: “Selma”

Sunday at 2:00 PM
Cost: FREE
Madison Public Library | More Info

This award-winning film of Dr. King’s campaign to secure equal rights and the historic march on Selma.

JAM Session

Sunday at 5:00 PM
Cost: FREE
Valley Conservatory | More Info

Music-loving kids will love this monthly jam session. Just listen or even join in!

Worth the Money


“Akeelah and the Bee”

Friday Night at 7 PM
Saturdays & Sundays at 1:30 & 5 PM
Cost: $15
VBC Playhouse | More Info

Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater presents this awesome show for families about the power of friendship, mentors, and love of learning.


Advertisement. Content Continues Below.

Beaks & Barks

Now – Feb. 28
Cost: General Admission, Members FREE, dogs $1
Huntsville Botanical Garden | More Info

Dogs are welcome in February on the pet-friendly paths and no-leash zone. It’s the last weekend, plus non-members are just $5 in February!

Peter Pan Pancake Breakfast

Saturday at 8:30 – 10:30 AM
Cost: $10 tickets available online
Randolph School | More Info

Join characters from Neverland for breakfast, kids activities, and face painting!

MWIR African American Rodeo

Friday & Saturday
Cost: $17-22, kids 3 and under FREE
A&M Agribition Center | More Info

This historical event entertains audiences of all ages. The MWIR features African American Rodeo Athletes from all over the country competing in traditional rodeo events, including Wild Bull Riding.

Click here to check out our new “365 Days of Free” newsletter!

You Might Also Like…

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.