A local parent visits the Dinosaur Den, Huntsville’s new indoor amusement park for your little ones.
The Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts is a quaint and unexpected surprise. We jumped at the chance to return for the newest exhibit, The Art of Andy Warhol: and POP Art the Andy Warhol Studio.
It’s good to be around those who are curious and understand. That, more than nearly anything else, is the appeal of Full Spectrum Science at Sci-Quest on Wednesday afternoons from 3:30 – 4:30pm. Well, that’s the appeal for parents anyway. The appeal for kids is obvious: when soda erupts, it grabs everyone’s attention.
When it’s too cold, too wet, or too hot to play outside, here’s where you can go to let your little ones get their sillies out! Indoor Playgrounds and Activities for kids in North Alabama including Huntsville, Madison, and Madison County.
“Hey, Mommy, I’m bored.” “Hey, Mommy, I’m hungry.” “Hey, Mommy, can I play a video game?” “Hey, Mommy, can we go to PUMP IT UP?” I hate to sound like a disinterested parent when I admit that I: Do not care care about Pokemon Cannot fix something else to eat for the 40th time today […]
When word on the street got around that Shakalaka was coming to Huntsville, parents all over town either cheered or groaned. So OF COURSE something that divisive needs a parent review! We sent Heather and Melika, two local moms with kids in two different age groups, to check it out.
Why didn’t anyone tell me about this place sooner?! The Skate Castle Fun Center in Decatur offers a Preschool Skate every Thursday from 9:30-11AM and it’s awesome. Don’t let the name scare you off. The skating takes place during the last 30 minutes–the first hour and a half is play time! Children who are Kindergarten […]
Last winter a friend who sends her kids to gymnastics class at The Matrix happened to mention that they offered an open gym time. This news was music to my ears since the cold, rainy weather had given us cabin fever. My 3 year-old was immediately hooked and it became our Friday morning ritual. When […]
Pottery By You specializes in children’s pieces and personalized pieces of pottery, such as handprints and footprints on plates, bowls, tiles, and more. It’s a great place for groups or individuals to paint their own pottery. They also specialize in birthday parties and art parties. The shop is about 10 years old and is family […]
Details Location: 5575 Highway 431 South, Brownsboro, AL Phone: 256-270-8570 Website: www.upacreekadventures.com Admission: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday walk-in play $7 from 10:00 AM – Noon. Saturday open play 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM $9.50 for first child, siblings $6. Various birthday party packages range from $235-$435. What was your kids’ favorite features at Up A […]
UPDATE December 2016: Since publication, KidVenture has closed. KidVenture recently opened its doors in Madison with a much larger play space, comfortable seating area for adults, a classroom, and a private party area. (There are also large mens and womens bathrooms—a bonus from what they had at their last location!) You will see your old […]