Huntsville’s New 2-Day Music Festival Has Its Name
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Huntsville’s New 2-Day Music Festival Has Its Name

Update: Huntsville Music Officer Matt Mandrella has announced that the city’s upcoming 2-day music festival will be called South Star Music Festival. More details, including the festival lineup, are expected to be announced later this month. Original Story: City officials met with representatives from C3 Presents to announce that a large two-day music festival will…

Big Spring Park Expansion Approved By Huntsville City Officials
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Big Spring Park Expansion Approved By Huntsville City Officials

Huntsville City leaders have approved an expansion to Big Spring Park which will be located at the old city hall building on Fountain Circle. Last week, Huntsville City announced that it would be approving a design contract with Bostick Landscape Architects to oversee the expansion of Big Spring Park. While a design is still in…

North Alabama Zoo Seeks Public Funding to Keep the Project Going
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North Alabama Zoo Seeks Public Funding to Keep the Project Going

The North Alabama Zoological Society (NALZS) has announced that it is moving forward with plans to fund Phase 1 of the North Alabama Zoo. The NALZS is proposing public funding, a model that has been successful with other zoos, and is seeking to bring the funding proposal to a vote in Limestone County. NALZS is…

Apollo Park Is On Track To Open This Fall at MidCity
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Apollo Park Is On Track To Open This Fall at MidCity

City of Huntsville‚Äôs Parks and Recreation Director James Gossett confirmed to WAFF earlier this week that construction for Phase 3 of Apollo Park is on track and set to open this fall. The third phase of the Apollo Park development will be home to 20 acres of recreational space that will include two lagoons for…

Alabama’s CHOOSE Act Will Give Families $7,000 Back on Taxes

Alabama’s CHOOSE Act Will Give Families $7,000 Back on Taxes

Governor Kay Ivey officially signed HB129, commonly known as the CHOOSE Act, into law on Friday, March 8. The education savings bill will create an education savings account (ESA) of $7,000 for parents to use towards private school tuition if they do not want to enroll in public schools. The bill passed the Alabama Senate…

11 Best Volunteer Opportunities in Huntsville to Lend a Hand
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11 Best Volunteer Opportunities in Huntsville to Lend a Hand

If you’re wondering how to find volunteer opportunities in Huntsville, then you’ve come to the right place. I’ve got good news too, there are tons of great places to volunteer you’re time. In the list below, I’ve put together some of my favorite places to volunteer in Huntsville, along with some organizations that I’ve heard…