Huntsville Weekend Tour May 7-9
It’s Mother’s Day this weekend in Huntsville and there are plenty of ways to get out and have fun as a family together! Listen to live music at Burrittt on the Mountain or treat it to a treasured keepsake during the child silhouette portraits at Spoiled Rockin ‘Kidz. Check out some of our top weekend picks below, or browse our calendar of events for even more Mother’s Day fun.
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Huntsville Weekend Fun (at a safe distance)
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As we do every week, we’ve selected what we think are your best bets below to find some family fun (and joy) this weekend in Huntsville, but be sure to check out our full schedule. if you don’t see anything you like here. .
- Put on your mambo during Burritt’s family-friendly City Lights and Stars Concert Series. Details
- All aboard the Mother and son special train ride at the North Alabama Railroad Museum. Details
- Don’t you need another houseplant? Head to the Huntsville Botanical Garden Sale of spring plants. Details
- Enjoy an outdoor performance of In the woods, Jr. by Madison Academy. Details
- Grab a PNO and let the kids enjoy the pizza, games, open gym, music and more on Matrix Gym. Details
- Enjoy an evening in search of stars, constellations, planets and more at the American Space and Rocket Center. Details
- Venture through Burritt on the mountain on one of the four GeoQuest Adventure courses. Details
- Are you ready kids? Flux The Muscial Spongebob by Lee High School Theater. Details
- Enjoy a variety of improvisation formats by a local troupe, Rocket City Improvisation. Details
- Discover the wonders of nature at the Huntsville Botanical Garden From seed to shoot. Details
- Watch the high school groups compete against each other at the Rocket City group brawl. Details
- Secure a precious Children silhouette portrait by a Disney artist at Spoiled Rockin ‘Kidz. Details
- Celebrate Mom with a trip to the Cook Museum during their special All about her Event. Details
- Create your own nebula at Summer steam in the park Series at Space & Rocket Center! Details
- See the BJHS theater as they perform the hilarious show, Pinckley Bridal Oddities Museum. Details
- FREE – Discover a local weekend Farmers market for fresh produce, meats, flowers, etc. Details
- FREE – Join Operation Green Team at #KeepHuntsvilleBeautiful on Oakwood Cleanup Day. Details
- FREE – Enjoy live music and tasty food during PorchFest in five points. Details
- FREE – Get creative with Crafts to take away from the Madison Public Library. Details
- FREE – Buy until you drop at Consignment sale in the children’s market. Details
- FREE – Take an evening picnic for Food trucks and food trailers at Big Spring Park. Details
- FREE – Have fun during the Youth Fishing Day at the Wheeler Wildlife Refuge. Details
- FREE – Join the Gardens of Hazel Green Assisted Living Center to Mother’s day bingo. Details
- FREE – Find all 12 clues with your kids on the NEW Big Spring Park Scavenger Hunt for kids! Details
- FREE – Read Lowe Mill A & E’s Open-air artists’ market. Details
- FREE – Relax on the Stovehouse Leisure Lawn during Sunday Serenade feat. Remy Neal. Details
- FREE – Send us your #MomFail epic stories for the North AL Okayest Mom Contest. Details
- FREE – Celebrate Mothers’ Day with these crafts that mom will love! Details
So that’s what we know. Did we miss something cool happening in the Huntsville area? Leave in the comments or drop us a note at [email protected] If you have a free / cheap family event that you would like to add to our calendar, please feel free to submit it at any time, but keep in mind that we have other jobs as well, so give us a few days notice. 🙂
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WARNING: We do our best at Rocket City Mom to provide accurate and useful information on events and activities. This information (such as times and locations) is gathered from user submissions, press releases, local newspapers, city signs, and word of mouth. While we always try to confirm details before they are posted in the Huntsville Weekend Recap, sometimes the details change or we receive inaccurate information. Where possible, we link our articles to the source our information comes from and strongly urge you to confirm details before you go, especially outdoor events and weather.