What’s free/cheap for kids and families to do in Huntsville this weekend… plus, Father’s Day events!
North Alabama Railroad Museum
A cold winter’s night. A historic train ride. A visit from Santa. All can be yours if you enter to win our next Giveaways for the Holidays!
Where should I trick-or-treat? Where are all the Fall Festivals this weekend? All these questions and MUCH more are detailed in this halloween edition of the Huntsville Weekend Roundup!
You’re not going to believe everything going on this weekend – it’s going to be hard to choose what to do! We’ve rounded up Huntsville’s favorite free/cheap events just for you.
What is it about trains? They are a source of fascination for young and old alike and there is nothing so pure as the look of delight when a child is face to face with the object of their obsession. Case in point, this lovely video of Madeline who is getting to ride a train […]
Nothing quite says fall to us here at Rocket City Mom like a caramel apple, a little kettle corn, and a pumpkin carving contest or two. You’re sure to find all that and a whole lot more in this long list of area fall festivals, carnivals and special events. Do you know of one we […]
How much summer can you fit in 3-4 weeks? That’s the big question and the answer is QUITE A LOT. Of course we’re here to help with the Huntsville Weekend Roundup!
The next few days in Huntsville are full of egg hunts, bunny sightings, fantastic shows, and more! Get the Huntsville Weekend Roundup after the jump.
The North Alabama Railroad Museum’s Peter Cottontail Express is hopping into Huntsville this April – tickets on sale now!
Easter egg hunts and bunny sightings in Huntsville and North Alabama!
The Huntsville Weekend Roundup is full of live music, twinkling lights, and plenty of Santa sightings in the next few days, and lots of these events are free and family-friendly!
Take a deep breath – it’s a quieter weekend in Huntsville but there’s still lots of fun and family-friendly things to do!
Congrats! If you’ve made it this far in the week you’ve got an action-packed weekend ahead of you! Fall festivals, live music, cool artifacts, and tons more fun is in store for you and your family. It’s time for the Weekend Roundup!
Some of you have survived your first day back at school and some of you still have that to look forward to this week. Those are both good reasons to make the most of your weekend!
It’s no secret that Huntsville is known for rockets – we’re Rocket City USA! But this city is a boon for little train enthusiasts everywhere… IF you know the places to look. When you’ve got a kid that’s crazy for Thomas the Tank Engine, or goes nuts for anything on rails, Huntsville, AL can be a great place to explore!
Is everyone settled into their new school routine? Our home has slowly but surely gotten back into the groove but we sure do enjoy our lazy weekends. In fact, writing up these Weekend Roundups often causes me to feel guilty if we do just lay around the house since after writing up all the awesome […]
With a full summer ahead of you, now is the perfect time to create a summer bucket list of fun activities you want to do with your family. Kids (and adults) will enjoy making the plans almost as much as following through on them. Here at Rocket City Mom, we asked our writers for their […]
Do you want to WIN the holidays? We’ve got your secret weapon right here. Book your family tickets on the Santa Train. We know, Christmas is about giving not receiving. But it’s also a season to celebrate family and create family traditions and this is one everyone in the family can enjoy. The name really […]
A couple of weeks ago our family was in the very unusual situation of having absolutely no Saturday plans. It was also raining cats and dogs which prevented us from our go-to plans of visiting a local park. With a rambunctious 5-year-old who is NOT cool with watching TV all day we checked the RCM […]
There’s no doubt about it, Fall is in the air in Madison County, and there are lots of fun things to do in Huntsville & the Tennessee Valley to help you get out there and enjoy it! Each Thursday, we list our favorite local weekend events that are fun, free/cheap, and family-friendly. Our Top 5 are […]