Happy Weekend, Huntsville! It’s Veteran’s Day next week and we hope you’ll spend some time with your family finding ways to thank and celebrate our country’s veterans. Let’s keep our nation’s heroes safe. Be smart – don’t forget your mask and hand sanitizer!
There are also several holiday events going on this season to help you get into the Christmas Spirit! Be sure to check our HUGE Holiday Happenings Guide so you don’t miss something important. Our full Event Calendar also has more activities happening in Huntsville this weekend is you don’t see anything below that suits your fancy. Be sure to download the free Explore Huntsville app to get all the best RCM info on the go.
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.
- Head up the mountain for the popular Folklife Festival at Burritt! Details
- Go on a gorgeous Fall Foliage Hike with your family. Details
- All aboard the last of the Fall Color Train Rides this Saturday! Details
- Clean out your garage for SWDA’s November Community Collection Event on Saturday. Details
- The Madison Library is giving out kid’s crafts to go this Friday. Details
- The Calvary Hill Community Center is hosting a Kid’s Cooking Class on Friday. Details
- Parents can get some kid-free time thanks to The Matrix Gym’s Parent’s Night Out. Details
- Fuel up in the IDEAS Lab at the Space & Rocket Center, open Friday & Saturday. Details
- Stay for the INTUITIVE Planetarium show on Alabama’s Autumn skies on Friday night. Details
- Saturday is the Mayor’s Tree Planting Day from 8AM – Noon. Details
- Play with cool toys & the new water table at Earlyworks Museum. Details
- Ditto Landing hosts the 5th annual Rods & Wheels Cruise-In this Saturday. Details
- There’s a Super Saturday Sidewalk Sale in downtown Huntsville. Details
- … plus there’s more local Holiday Markets kicking off the gifting season this weekend. Details
- Be first! Santa arrives at Cabela’s in Huntsville. Details
- Pop-Up Parks are on the Square in downtown Huntsville, and they’re free! Details
- Grab some fresh Fall produce at various weekend Farmers Markets. 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@example.com. 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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