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02/01/2015 - 02/07/2015

Ongoing Events

EXHIBIT: 101 ROCKET CITY INVENTIONS
  • Recurring daily
  • 01/01/2015 - 12/31/2015
  • Times: 9 AM - 5 PM
  • Address: One Tranquility Base Huntsville, AL 35805
  • Phone: (256) 837-3400
  • Admission: Admission charged, PASSPORT DISCOUNT COUPON AVAILABLE AT DOWNTOWN VISITORS CENTER

The Center has developed a Huntsville component that showcases the ingenuity of the community that sent man to the Moon.  Includes local patents that track the history of a cotton town turned Rocket City.

COLLECTORS AND SHOOTERS GUN SHOW
  • Recurring daily
  • 01/31/2015 - 02/01/2015
  • Times: Sat. 9 AM-5 PM & Sun. 10 AM-4 PM
  • Location: VBC South Hall
  • Phone: (256) 533-1953
  • Admission: Admission charged

BEAKS AND BARKS IN THE GARDEN
  • Recurring daily
  • 02/01/2015 - 02/28/2015
  • Times: 9 AM - 5 PM
  • Location: Botanical Garden
  • Phone: (256) 830-4447
  • Admission: Admission charged plus $1.00 per day

Cool days in January and February are perfect for enjoying the fresh air and sunshine in the Garden. Walk the trails or play fetch in the "no leash" zone at the back of the Garden.

EXHIBIT: 101 INVENTIONS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD
  • Recurring daily
  • 02/01/2015 - 02/28/2015
  • Times: 9 AM - 5 PM
  • Location: U.S. Space & Rocket Center
  • Address: One Tranquility Base Huntsville, AL 35805
  • Phone: (256) 837-3400
  • Admission: Admission charged, PASSPORT DISCOUNT COUPON AVAILABLE AT DOWNTOWN VISITORS CENTER

101 InventionsThis exhibit explores the turning points in human history, from the invention of Stone Age tools to the internet.

This event will take place through March 15, 2015

EXHIBIT: 101 ROCKET CITY INVENTIONS
  • Recurring daily
  • 02/01/2015 - 12/31/2015
  • Times: 9 AM - 5 PM
  • Address: One Tranquility Base Huntsville, AL 35805
  • Phone: (256) 837-3400
  • Admission: Admission charged, PASSPORT DISCOUNT COUPON AVAILABLE AT DOWNTOWN VISITORS CENTER

The Center has developed a Huntsville component that showcases the ingenuity of the community that sent man to the Moon.  Includes local patents that track the history of a cotton town turned Rocket City.

EXHIBIT: GRANDMA MOSES: VISIONS OF AMERICA
  • Recurring daily
  • 02/01/2015 - 02/28/2015
  • Times: Tues.-Sat. 11 AM-4 PM, Thurs. 11 AM-8 PM & Sun. 1-4 PM (closed Mon.)
  • Address: 300 Church Street Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Phone: (256) 535-4350
  • Admission: Admission charged, PASSPORT DISCOUNT COUPON AVAILABLE AT DOWNTOWN VISITORS CENTER
  • Venue: Huntsville Museum of Art

The exhibit will feature original paintings borrowed from institutional collections nationwide and Galerie Street, Etienne, New York, the gallery that has represented Grandma Moses since 1940.

This exhibit will take place until March 1, 2015.

EXHIBIT: SOUTH BY SOUTHEAST: MASTERS OF STUDIO GLASS
  • Recurring daily
  • 02/01/2015 - 02/08/2015
  • Times: Tues.-Sat. 11 AM-4 PM, Thurs. 11 AM-8 PM & Sun. 1-4 PM (closed Mon.)
  • Address: 300 Church Street Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Phone: (256) 535-4350
  • Admission: Admission charged, PASSPORT DISCOUNT COUPON AVAILABLE AT DOWNTOWN VISITORS CENTER

Organized in conjunction with "Aesthetic Engineering," this invitational group exhibition will showcase the work of seven noted glass artists from our region. 

This exhibit runs through February 8, 2015.

EXHIBIT: WILLIAM THOMAS
  • Recurring daily
  • 02/01/2015 - 02/28/2015
  • Times: Mon. - Sat. 9 AM - 5 PM, Sun. Noon - 5 PM
  • Location: Huntsville Botanical Garden
  • Address: 4747 Bob Wallace Avenue ,
  • Phone: (256) 830-4447
  • Admission: No admission charged for exhibit. Admission charged for Garden entry.

View the work of William Thomas, a Southern botanical realism artist whose paintings depict both foliage and floral specimens.

PLAY: ANYTHING GOES
  • 02/01/2015 - 02/01/2015
  • Times: 2 & 7:30 PM
  • Location: Von Braun Center Concert Hall
  • Address: 700 Monroe Street Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Phone: (256) 518-6155
  • Admission: Admission charged, ART PASS DISCOUNT AVAILABLE AT DOWNTOWN VISITORS CENTER
  • Venue: Von Braun Center

Two unlikely couples charter the course to true love as they head out to sea on the S.S. American.

The show is recommended for ages 10 and up.

SYMPHONY CONCERT: MUSICAL CHAIRS
  • 02/01/2015 - 02/01/2015
  • Times: 3:30 PM
  • Address: 300 Church Street SW Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Contact: Huntsville Symphony Orchestra
  • Phone: (256) 539-4818
  • Admission: Admission charged
  • Venue: Huntsville Museum of Art

Patrons will sit with the musicians instead of as an audience.  Experience a concert from a different perspective!

HOMEGROWN HUNTSVILLE: TWOSDAY (DEMO + TASTING)
  • 02/03/2015 - 02/03/2015
  • Times: 6 - 8 PM
  • Location: Humphrey's Bar and Grill
  • Address: 109 Washington Street Downtown Huntsville,
  • Phone: (256) 850-3231
  • Admission: Admission charged

Reserve a spot with the talented Chef London for champagne punch and an interactive oyster preparation demonstration. Participants will enjoy the food and receive recipe cards to recreate the experience at home.

PLAY: HAMLET
  • 02/03/2015 - 02/03/2015
  • Producer: American Shakespeare Center on Tour
  • Times: 6 PM Pre-show lecture, 7 PM Performance
  • Location: UAHuntsville University Center Exhibit Hall
  • Phone: (256) 783-3162
  • Admission: Admission charged

Known for fast-paced, engaging performances, this company succeeds with audiences ranging from Shakespearean specialists to students of all ages. UAHuntsville faculty will give the pre-show lectures.

PLAY: MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING
  • 02/04/2015 - 02/04/2015
  • Producer: American Shakespeare Center on Tour
  • Times: 6 PM Pre-show lecture, 7 PM Performance
  • Location: UAHuntsville University Center Exhibit
  • Phone: (256) 783-3162
  • Admission: Admission charged

Known for fast-paced, engaging performances, this company succeeds with audiences ranging from Shakespearean specialists to students of all ages. UAHuntsville faculty will give the pre-show lectures.

PLAY: DR. FAUSTUS
  • 02/05/2015 - 02/05/2015
  • Producer: American Shakespeare Center on Tour
  • Times: 6 PM Pre-show lecture, 7 PM Performance
  • Location: UAHuntsville University Center Exhibit Hall
  • Phone: (256) 783-3162
  • Admission: Admission charged

Known for fast-paced, engaging performances, this company succeeds with audiences ranging from Shakespearean specialists to students of all ages. UAHuntsville faculty will give the pre-show lectures.

ANNUAL SHERIFF'S LONE STAR NATIONAL FINALS RODEO
  • Recurring daily
  • 02/06/2015 - 02/07/2015
  • Times: Doors open at 7, program at 7:30 PM
  • Location: VBC Arena
  • Admission: Admission charged

Enjoy eight exciting events: bare back riding, calf roping, barrel racing, bull riding, team roping, steer wrestling, cowgirl breakaway roping and saddle bronc riding.

BIRDS OF PREY WITH RISE RAPTOR PROJECT
  • 02/06/2015 - 02/06/2015
  • Times: 2 - 3 PM
  • Location: Sci-Quest Science Center
  • Address: 1435 Paramount Drive Huntsville, AL 35806
  • Admission: Admission Charged
  • Venue: Sci-Quest Science Center

Bring the entire family and join us for a very special presentation from Curt Cearly of the RISE Raptor Project! Explore principles of predator prey relationships, what classifies a bird as a bird of prey, how raptors help humans, and how to be good stewards of the environment. Curt will be “assisted” by one or more of his live raptor 'teachers' during this program.

PLAY: AIN'T MISBEHAVIN'
  • Recurring daily
  • 02/06/2015 - 02/08/2015
  • Times: Fri.-Sat. 7:30 PM & Sun. 2:30 PM
  • Location: Lee High School Black Box Theater
  • Address: 2500 Meridian Street Huntsville, AL 35811
  • Phone: (256) 415-7469
  • Admission: Admission charged, ART PASS DISCOUNT AVAILABLE AT DOWNTOWN VISITORS CENTER

Brought back by popular demand is the amazing musical tribute to the brilliant musician, Fats Waller, featuring Broadway veteran Eugene Fleming.

SHAKESPEARE WORDS AND MUSIC
  • Recurring daily
  • 02/06/2015 - 02/08/2015
  • Producer: Ars Nova
  • Times: Gala event Fri. 7:30 PM, Sat. 7:30 PM, Sun. 2:30 PM
  • Location: Von Braun Center Playhouse
  • Phone: (256) 883-1105
  • Admission: Admission Charged

Actors, singers and dancers will perform scenes from Macbeth, Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, and Othello.

ART EXCHANGE
  • 02/07/2015 - 02/07/2015
  • Producer: The Arts Council
  • Times: 6-8 PM
  • Location: Lincoln Mill
  • Address: 1300 Meridian St. Huntsville, AL
  • Phone: (256) 519-2787
  • Admission: Admission charged

This one-of-a-kind party will give local art enthusiasts the chance to shop and buy from the collections of some of Huntsville's most well-known art lovers.

BLACK HISTORY MONTH CELEBRATION
  • 02/07/2015 - 02/07/2015
  • Times: 2-5 PM
  • Location: Trinity United Methodist Church - New Room Auditorium
  • Address: 607 Airport Rd. Huntsville, AL 35802
  • Phone: (256) 429-8039
  • Admission: No admission charged

Gospel choirs, capoeira, dance, music and art will be incorporated into this cultural event. Tuskegee Airmen President, Colonel R. J. Lewis, USAF (Ret) will be the guest speaker.

HOT DOGS & DOGS
  • 02/07/2015 - 02/07/2015
  • Times: 11:30 AM - 1 PM
  • Location: Huntsville Botanical Garden - Grisham Pavilion
  • Address: 4747 Bob Wallace Avenue ,
  • Phone: 256-830-4447 ext. 241
  • Admission: Admission charged

Bring your "best friend" to lunch. Enjoy hotdogs, sides, drink and dessert. Vegetarian hotdogs will be available as well as treats for the dogs. Dog fashion show begins at 1. Please have all dogs on a leash!

HUNTSVILLE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA FREE FAMILY CONCERT
  • 02/07/2015 - 02/07/2015
  • Times: 11:00 AM
  • Location: VBC
  • Address: Concert Hall, 700 Monroe Street Huntsville, AL 35801
  • Phone: (256) 539-4818
  • Admission: No admission charged
  • Venue: Mark C. Smith Concert Hall

This will be an especially delightful FREE family concert! It’s a wonderful way to introduce young people to the instruments and music of a symphony.

PLANETARIUM SATURDAY NIGHT PUBLIC PROGRAM
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • 02/07/2015 - 02/28/2015
  • Times: 7:30 PM
  • Location: Planetarium - Monte Sano Park
  • Phone: (256) 539-0316
  • Admission: Admission charged

Observation of the night sky through the telescope at our Star parties will follow specified programs.

SPACES SCULPTURE TRAIL WALKING TOUR
  • 02/07/2015 - 02/07/2015
  • Times: 10 AM - noon
  • Location: Madison Main Street, meet in front of Whistle Stop Sweet Shop
  • Admission: No admission charged

SPACES is one of the largest revolving sculpture shows in the country bringing new public art pieces to the Madison County community on a two-year cycle. This week's guided tour will take visitors down Main Street in Madison.

To kick off its third year, organizers will host guided walking tours through sections of the trail each Saturday morning through February 21.

THE "UNOFFICIAL" BEAD THROWING PRACTICE PARTY
  • 02/07/2015 - 02/07/2015
  • Producer: DHI & Brew Stooges
  • Times: 7:30 PM
  • Location: Historic Lowry House
  • Phone: (256) 489-9200
  • Admission: Admission Charged

Enjoy music and food in a festive Mardis Gras atmosphere until every bead is thrown!


 

 

 

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