Huntsville Weekend Roundup June 1-3

Summer is in full swing in the Rocket City! We know you’re looking for fun and free/cheap things to do with the kids and you’ve come to the right place!

If you haven’t already, go ahead and bookmark our Summer Fun Guide before you browse our weekend list. It’s everything a parent needs to survive the summer – water fun, free movies, festivals, camps & classes, live music, and more! Worried about rain? Keep our list of Indoor Play options handy.

Free & Cheap


Madison Police Foundation Spring Carnival

Now – Saturday
Cost: $2
Spencer Square Shopping Center | More Info

The Carnival will have Rides, Food, Music & Games for kids, teens, & adults of all ages. Proceeds from the Carnival benefits the Madison Police Foundation.

Buskerfest

Thursday-Saturday from 5-8 PM
Cost: FREE
Downtown Huntsville | More Info

DHI and Arts Huntsville have partnered to fill 30 time slots over three days with vetted musicians and other performing artists! You can find buskers on all four sides of the Square and Clinton Row.

Concerts On the Dock

Friday at 6:00 PM
Cost: FREE, $5 to park
Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment | More Info

This free, family friendly series is all about creating a laid back atmosphere for friends of Lowe Mill to enjoy original content and interesting new musical acts.


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Drive Thru Concert Series

Friday from 6-9 PM
Cost: FREE
Regions Bank Downtown | More Info

Bring picnics, chairs, families, pets, etc. and enjoy this FREE concert with The Blackfoot Gypsies!

Madison Farmer’s Market

Saturday from 8AM – Noon
Cost: FREE admission, bring $$ for goodies
Hughes Road, Madison | More Info

Stock up for that holiday BBQ with this fresh & local produce! Eggs, jams, locally sources meat and more can all be found at this big weekly Farmer’s Market. Get our full list of markets here.

Fishing Rodeo

Saturday from 8:30 – 10:30 AM
Cost: FREE
Brahan Spring Park | More Info

The North Lagoon will be stocked with catfish and different age groups will be eligible for prizes. There will also be tagged fish worth cash! Bring your own fishing equipment and bait. For kids ages 6-12 years old.

Outdoor Movie Series at MPL

Saturday at 8:00 PM
Cost: FREE
Madison Public Library | More Info

TRA-LA-LAAAA! Come watch Captain Underpants on the outdoor patio at the new Madison Library – bring a picnic supper and your lawn chairs!

Brickpalooza

Saturday & Sunday
Cost: $5
Huntsville Public Library Downtown | More Info

This annual LEGO showcase is hosted by the Tennessee Valley Lego Club and local First Lego League robotics teams and features Lego and Minecraft activities, games and crafts. It’s AWESOME!

Learn to Row!

Saturday from 8:30 AM – Noon
Cost: FREE
MadCo Boat House | More Info

Kids 11 and up can be introduced to the sport of rowing! The in-the-boat rowing experience in an “eight” with experienced coaches guiding you (weather permitting).

Home Depot Kid’s Workshop

Saturday from 9AM – Noon
Cost: FREE
Home Depot locations | More Info

Kids can build and decorate their own toy car at today’s workshop – they’ll also bring home an apron and commemorative pin!

Free Tinkergarten Class

Saturday & Sunday
Cost: FREE
Big Spring Park | More Info

Tinkergarten is an outdoor-based curriculum for kids ages 18 months-8 years. It engages kids in a classroom experience with no walls and connects them to the natural world. Can’t make Saturday’s class? Get to Sunday’s.

Madison Community Band Summer Concert

Saturday at 6:00 PM
Cost: FREE
Bridge Street Town Centre | More Info

This annual crowd-favorite event features a red, white and blue program of stirring patriotic music, rousing the true American spirit in everyone.

The Market On Bank

Saturday from 6-9 PM
Cost: FREE
Bank Street, Decatur | More Info

Entertainment, food, and fun for the whole family in the River City! Featuring Jazz Under the Stars with Hartselle High Jazz Band opening for Randall Key and the Jazz Allstars.

County Line Road Concerts

Sunday at 6:00 PM
Cost: FREE
Heritage Park | More Info

Bands, food trucks, and fun for the kids every Sunday in June. Coolers and pets are welcome!

Worth the Money


Clap for Classics at HBG

Friday at 10:00 AM
Cost: $8
Huntsville Botanical Garden | More Info

If your little one loves nature and music, this is the class for you. This music class for kids ages 2-5 and their parents explores where nature and music intersect. Pre-registration is required.

City Lights & Stars at Burritt

Friday at 7:30 PM
Cost: $10-12
Burritt On the Mountain | More Info

Support local artists while enjoying te iconic view of the city from the brand new cantilevered deck, “The View!” Beer and wine will be available for purchase as well as provisions from local food trucks. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic!

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