Huntsville Weekend Roundup June 22-24

Happy dance time, Huntsville – it’s the weekend! You know what that means… we get to list our favorite free/cheap things that families can do together. We also have a few things that are totally worth the money, not to mention even MORE in our full Event Calendar. And don’t forget to share your memories with us on Instagram using the tag #HsvSummerFun! You could win some cool stuff!

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Free & Cheap


Free & Awesome Live Music

All Weekend
Cost: FREE
Various locations


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Downtown Open

Now – June 24
Cost: FREE
Downtown Huntsville | More Info

It’s the last weekend your family can play putt putt on this unique, urban course over the 10-day event for FREE; putters and golf balls will even be provided!

Fun & Games on Friday

Friday from 11:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Cost: FREE
Max Luther Drive Community Center | More Info

Free kids activities for ages 8-14 – run some errands while your kids make new friends. Registration required.

Outdoor Movie Nights

Friday at 7:30 PM
Cost: FREE – $5
Various locations

Bring your chairs & blankets to watch your pick of these movies under the stars!

Climb Out of the Darkness

Saturday from 8:30-10:30 AM
Cost: FREE
Madison County Nature Trail | More Info

This family hike is committed to bring people together, united, to honor the struggle to overcome PMADs. The trail is jogging stroller friendly, or just wear baby!

Cat Show

Saturday & Sunday
Cost: FREE – $5
Huntsville Jaycee’s | More Info

A purrrrrfect event for cat lovers of all ages! There will be over 100 pedigreed cats & household pets to admire.

Reptile Show

Saturday at 1:00 PM
Cost: FREE
Madison Public Library | More Info

If scaly animals are more your thing, there’s a kid-friendly Reptile Show!

Celebrate America Concert

Saturday at 4pm and 6pm
Cost: FREE, RSVP online
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints | More Info

The U.S. Army Materiel Command Band – Concert Band at Redstone Arsenal and a 100-voice choir combine to honor and celebrate America!

Worth the Dinero


Shrek the Musical

Friday – Sunday
Cost: $17-30
Lee High Main Stage | More Info

It’s your last chance to see IMP’s beloved characters come to life on stage! Proof that beauty is truly in the eye of the ogre, this award-winning musical is fun for the whole family. Get more details about the show and purchase your tickets online!

Parent’s Night Out

Friday from 6-10 PM
Cost: $25, RSVP required
Pump It Up, Huntsville | More Info

Don’t you need a Date Night? Kids will have a blast bouncing the night away at a glow session while you get some QT with your SO.

City Lights & Stars

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

Listen to The Claire Lynch Trio with all of Huntsville laid out at your feet. The view at this special concert just cannot be beat. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic.

Roller Derby Double Header

Saturday from 4-9 PM
Cost: FREE – $15
Insanity Skate Park | More Info

See roller derby up close & personal while rooting for the Home Teams, the Dixie Derby Girls and the Rocket City Rebels!

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