Summer has flown by so fast, but you have a few more weekends to enjoy before virtual school starts – better make it count! As always we’ve got our favorite free and/or cheap things happening in the next few days below, but more can be found in our Event Calendar. You can also enjoy fun things while on the go via our FREE Explore Huntsville app.
Also – we’re trying hard to connect families struggling with this whole virtual school thing with as much academic support as we can find. If you’re a tutor or a retired teacher offering academic assistance to local parents we’d like to include you in a list we’re working on. Just fill out this form here.
Huntsville Weekend Fun (at a safe distance)
- It’s Pick-Your-Own Peaches Day at Scott’s orchard! Details
- Celebrate Parks & Rec Month and #GoPlayHsv. Here’s how: Details
- Get your fill of fresh fruit and veggies by shopping at various weekend Farmers Markets. Details
- Explore all the new exhibits at Earlyworks Museum‘s grand re-opening. Details
- Explore the Whimsical Woods outdoors at Burritt On the Mountain. Details
- Head to a double feature at the Drive-In Movies. Details
- Snag some of your favorite super heroes for a Free Comic Book. Details
- Take the Cold Treat Summer Challenge and win free ice cream! Details
- Get your jam on at Lowe Mill’s Concerts In the Car series. Details
- Channel your kid’s inner Picasso with these take-away art kits for kids. Details
- Soak in some history with the family at Constitution Hall Park on Saturday morning. Details
- Grab the SPF and go creek-stomping. Details
- Hit the Flint River and go kayaking at these kid-friendly spots. Details
- Work on this awesome Huntsville Summer Bucket List. Details
- Cool off in one of the splashpads and parks but check their safety guidelines first! Details
So that’s what we know about. Did we miss something cool? 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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In Case You Missed It…
- Drive-in movies are all the rage in the Tennessee Valley
- Local businesses offering virtual learning support
- Our family had Covid & didn’t know it: the case for masks
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