With what looks to be a cold and cloudy weekend, we have rounded up some socially-distant indoor and virtual fun to keep boredom at bay. Check out our full Event Calendar for more activities happening in Huntsville this weekend if you don’t see anything below for you.
If you do choose to go out please remember your mask and hand sanitizer or just stay home if you’re able. Covid rates for North Alabama are really bad right now.
SAVE THE DATE!
Our Learning Expo is going virtual this year. Starting January 30 we’ll be doing Q&As with local independent schools, homeschooling organizations, summer camps, sports programs, and more! All the education info a parent could want in one easy location. Interested in participating? Email us at [email protected] with the subject line “Learning Expo 2021” and we’ll get in touch.
Huntsville Weekend Fun (at a safe distance)
As we do every week we’ve curated what we think are your best bets for finding a little family fun (and joy) this Huntsville weekend below, but be sure to check out our full calendar if you don’t see anything you like here.
- From bird watching hikes to falconry displays, enjoy Birding Weekend at Burritt on the Mountain. Details
- Load up your furry friends and enjoy a day in the Huntsville Botanical Gardens for Dog Days. Details
- Look to the sky with the U.S. Space & Rocket Center‘s Astronomy for All planetarium show! Details
- …Stay for their hands-on IDEAS Lab activities while you’re there. Details
- FREE – Make a Frida Kahlo collage during the Huntsville Museum of Art’s CREATE Saturday! Details
- Go Batty About Bats at the Cook Museum of Natural Science. Details
- FREE – Join Magical Memories for an interactive Virtual Unicorn Story Time! Details
- FREE – The Tillman D. Hill Library is hosting Crafts to Go for kids. Details
- Support your local UAH Chargers Hockey team at a home game! Details
- FREE – Enjoy a Printmaking Demonstration at Green Pea Press. Details
- Join Turnip and Joletta at Shenanigans Comedy Theatre for a family game night. Details
- FREE – Enjoy these easy Valentine’s themed crafts with your littles. Details
- FREE – Families in need of food assistance can get help this weekend at a mobile food drive. Details
So that’s what we know about. Did we miss something cool happening in the Huntsville area? Leave in the comments or send us a note at [email protected]. If you have a free/cheap family-friendly event you want added to our calendar feel free to submit anytime but keep in mind we have other jobs too so give us a few days heads up 🙂
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