Huntsville Speedway- A Huntsville Institution Worth Visiting

By Bob DruckmanPublisherSouth Huntsville Neighbors Huntsville Speedway has been part of the fabric of our city for over 60 years. It started out as a dirt track and was paved into a quarter mile track in 1962. It attracted such racers as, the Allison Brothers, Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt Sr. Even though it fell … Continue reading Huntsville Speedway- A Huntsville Institution Worth Visiting

Rocket City Trash Pandas: Meet Director of Broadcasting Josh Caray

By Bob Druckman, Publisher South Huntsville Neighbors Josh Caray is the voice of the Rocket City Trash Pandas. He is a 16-year veteran of broadcasting. Before coming to the Trash Pandas, Josh was the football and basketball play-by-play broadcaster for Stony Brook University on Long Island. Josh is also the son of the late Skip … Continue reading Rocket City Trash Pandas: Meet Director of Broadcasting Josh Caray

Jazz In The Park Returns

By Kenny AndersonDirector Office of Diversity, Equity & InclusionCity Of Huntsville Jazz in the Park- Huntsville (JITPH) has become one of the hottest summer concert series in Huntsville-Madison County. JITPH began as a collaboration between the City of Huntsville Office of Multicultural Affairs (now Diversity, Equity & Inclusion) and Magic City Smooth Jazz (MCSJ), a … Continue reading Jazz In The Park Returns

Cultivating Huntsville’s Music Scene

By Matt MandrellaCity of Huntsville Music Officer It’s an exciting time for music in Huntsville. Music tourism is already a large draw for the city and the economic impact it generates will continue to grow significantly. The highly anticipated opening of The Orion Amphitheater combined with the caliber of talent being booked at Mars Music … Continue reading Cultivating Huntsville’s Music Scene

Welcome Flow Air Supreme Huntsville

By Brock CampbellOwner, Flow Air Supreme Flow Huntsville is a brand new “recre-tainment” center here in Huntsville, AL that opened in April 2022. We offer something for everyone – whether you’re a seasoned thrill-seeker or looking for a new adventure with draws for the whole family. Our 54,000 square-foot extreme recreation center features a variety … Continue reading Welcome Flow Air Supreme Huntsville

List of Upcoming Events: 2022 Armed Forces Celebration

Every year, the Huntsville/Madison County community plans a number of events for our Armed Forces Celebration. We encourage you to mark these dates on your calendar. Monday, June 27 at 8:00 a.m. - Proclamation Signing Ceremony at Huntsville/Madison County Veterans Memorial (200 Monroe Street NW, Huntsville, AL 35801)Leaders from Huntsville, Madison, Madison County, and Redstone … Continue reading List of Upcoming Events: 2022 Armed Forces Celebration

New and Improved Kids Space to Celebrate Huntsville’s, Past, Present and Future

By Mayor Tommy BattleOne of the City’s most popular children’s playgrounds in John Hunt Park is undergoing a $6.8 million renovation. The new and improved Kids Space will include a variety of play spaces and activities for children of all abilities, along with a previously announced skatepark. Recognizing the importance of Kids Space to the … Continue reading New and Improved Kids Space to Celebrate Huntsville’s, Past, Present and Future

Kick off your Independence Day Celebration at Ditto Landing

Saturday June 25 from 6pm – 9pmFREE EVENT for the whole family By Hilary Gould Executive Director, CCYRand Brandi Quick Executive Director, Ditto Landing Ditto Landing’s Independence Day Celebration is Saturday June 25. Gates open at 5pm with live music beginning at 6pm and Star 99’s Fireworks Display at 9pm. This free admission event features all of … Continue reading Kick off your Independence Day Celebration at Ditto Landing

Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater & Academy Welcomes Stephen Tyler Davis as Artistic Director

By Emily Rodrick-Marketing and Public Relations Manager Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater & Academy (FPCTA) is thrilled to announce Stephen Tyler Davis will join the staff as its first ever Artistic Director, effective August 1, 2022. Davis makes his return to North Alabama after 15 years working professionally in New York City as a stage director, … Continue reading Fantasy Playhouse Children’s Theater & Academy Welcomes Stephen Tyler Davis as Artistic Director

The Sound of Broadway

By Ron Roberts Ars Nova School of the Arts Fill in the blank. The hills are alive with: __________. If you thought “pollen” or “the sound of sneezing”, you wouldn’t be incorrect at this time of year. But try again and think: Julie Andrews.I’ll wager that 99% of you filled in the blank by singing … Continue reading The Sound of Broadway