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Day Camp

Kids & Family Experience the Rocket Center like never before with Day Camp! We're hosting a one-day camp Nov 11 for ages 5 - 8. Register now at rocketcenter.com/daycamps. Spaces are limited! Venue/ Attraction: US Space and Rocket Center. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, November 11, 2019, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Salute to the Military!

Free Events Salute to the Military! November 11, 2019 U.S. Space & Rocket Center Salute to the Military! In honor of Veteran’s Day, Nov. 11, 2019, veteran military members with I.D. qualify for free general museum admission. Military spouse and dependents will get $3 off general admission.* *Badge holder must be present. Movies or INTUITIVE Planetarium shows are not included. Venue/ Attraction: US Space and Rocket Center. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, November 11, 2019, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Red Piano Mondays

Downtown Huntsville Each Monday, with our old red piano as the backdrop, we'll feature artists playing and singing tunes you already love and ones that will soon become favorites! Kick back on the rooftop, the lawn, inside the Booth, grab dinner, drinks & dessert from Pourhouse Huntsville, Mazzara's Italian Kitchen, Fresko Grille, Taqueria El Cazador at Stovehouse, Oh, crêpe & more! ** These Red Piano events are Rain or Shine, Hot or Cold. Outside if it's lovely out, inside The Booth if it's not! Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, November 11, 2019, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Basket Making: “Holiday Treat Baskets”

Arts & Culture Basket Making: “Holiday Treat Baskets” Deadline to register: November 5th at 5:00pm Description: Come learn basic basket making techniques which can be applied to other baskets you wish to make! Students will make a small muffin basket with leather handles. The finished size will be 4”x6”x3.5”. Participants will have a choice of color reed to accent their baskets and will leave with a completed basket perfect for holding those holiday treats! Instructor: Sara Boothman Glines is a Traditional Artist carrying forward what has been handed down as a beautiful and culturally significant into our contemporary lives and communities. She enjoys creating, crafting, ad bringing to life these traditions through carving, basket making, sewing, felting, and whatever nature has to offer. For eight generations, her family roots have been in the White Mountains of Northern New Hampshire. She and her husband enjoy spending winters in Northern Alabama for the past nine years. Supplies and Attire: Students should we… Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Tuition: $40.00 Supply Fee: $9.00. Event Web Link: https://burrittonthemountain.com/event/basket-making-holiday-treat-baskets-2/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Preserve Pals - Nature Explore Families' Club

Kids & Family Join us at Hays Nature Preserve every Tuesday 10am-1pm October 15 through December 17 for Preserve Pals - Nature Explore Families' Club! Connect with your family in nature! Drop in to the natural playground to enjoy a new nature-themed activity each week with your child. FREE for children of all ages with their favorite available adult. Clothes that can get a bit wet or dirty are recommended. In case of inclement weather, check Operation Green Team’s social media channels/platforms for notice of cancellation.Call 256.564.8077 or email denise.taylor@huntsvilleal.gov for more info. Venue/ Attraction: Hays Nature Preserve. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/435706557060737/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/435706557060737/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

Tuesdays at 2

Kids & Family Join us in the Historic Park to learn about a historic craft or chore. You may be able to try your hand at it! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: included with admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Game Night

Social Events Bring your friends and your favorite game enjoy beer and board games at Straight to Ale. Board & Brew will be on site with great games for all ages available to rent (everything from classic family games to niche strategy games). Venue/ Attraction: Straight to Ale Brands (Campus 805). Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Wish You Were Funny: Open Mic Comedy

Downtown Huntsville Wish You Were Funny: Open Mic Comedy will take place every Tuesday at Wish You Were Beer @ Campus 805. Sign up to tell some jokes at 7:30pm. The show will last from 8pm - 10pm and feature Huntsville comedians and maybe a few surprise guests. Each person who signs up gets 5 minutes to be funny on stage. Wish You Were Beer has over 40 great craft beers to choose from, as well as ciders, meads, and wines. So come out and have some fun with us! Venue/ Attraction: Wish You Were Beer - Campus 805. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM.

An Evening with Alice Cooper

Downtown Huntsville Tickets are available at the VBC Box Office or www.ticketmaster.com. *Applicable fees and service charges may apply at check-out. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Mark C. Smith Concert Hall. Cost: $96.50, $76.50, $52 & $42. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

BrainBlast Trivia at Madison Station!

Social Events BrainBlast Trivia is back...at The Station! Join us every Tuesday for all the free, mind-challenging fun! Prizes for the top teams, along with great food, cold beer, and delicious drinks! We'll be spinning the hottest hits, too! Spread the word! Venue/ Attraction: Madison Station Bar & Grill. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM.

Making Connections - Exploring Hays Nature Preserve

Kids & Family These free guided hikes are in offered partnership with Making Connections. We are excited to offer these sessions for special needs individuals in our community. Each session will be held 11am-Noon. October 16 November 13 Enjoy learning more about nature by exploring beautiful Hays Nature Preserve. Guided hikes with different topics will be offered during each session. We will wrap up the fun with a craft based on our topic. Bring lunch for a picnic if you’d like to stay and enjoy the playground and trails a little longer. Reserve your spot for one or all of these planned outings. Each registered participant should bring their favorite available adult to join in on the fun. Email denise.taylor@huntsvilleal.gov to register. Don’t forget to bring water to stay hydrated. Sunscreen and your preferred insect repellent are suggested also. Wear shoes that you don’t mind getting wet, just in case. Venue/ Attraction: Hays Nature Preserve. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/584104912083072/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/584104912083072/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

RISE Networking Event

Social Events This is a new event series offered by RISE! The format will allow for a more in depth discussion and time to really dive deep. Venue/ Attraction: Biztech. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM.

Five Finger Death Punch presented by Rocket 95.1

Downtown Huntsville Floor tickets are General Admission Standing Room Only. Tickets are available at the VBC Box Office or www.ticketmaster.com. *Additional fees may apply. Ticket prices subject to change without notice. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Propst Arena. Cost: $89.50; $79.50; $59.50; $39.50. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM.

BrainBlast Trivia at Moe's BBQ Downtown!

Social Events BrainBlast Trivia is super excited to be a part of the Southern Soul Food Revival, now in Downtown Huntsville! Join us at this beautiful new location for free, family-friendly trivia! Check out the beautiful two story location, featuring custom woodwork throughout, two rooftop terraces with roll up doors and full premium bars! Venue/ Attraction: Moe's Original BBQ Downtown. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Trivia at WYWB

Social Events Live Trivia with Trivia Masters! Every Wednesday at Wish You Were Beer @ Campus 805. General trivia weekly and themed trivia once a month. Wish You Were Beer has over 40 great craft beers to choose from, as well as ciders, meads, and wines. So come out and have some fun with us! Venue/ Attraction: Wish You Were Beer - Campus 805. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Dueling Pianos Trivia!

Live Music Come out to Huntsville's ONLY Dueling Pianos show! We do ours with a twist--playing games like Mix-n-Mashup and Spin the Wheel, plus Name that Tune and Music Trivia! Come compete to win silly prizes and also gift certificates to AM Booth's Lumberyard!! Venue/ Attraction: AM Booth's Lumberyard. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM.

Goo Goo Dolls: "The Miracle Pill Tour"

Live Music Public on-sale 7/26 at 10 a.m. All ages require a ticket. Tickets are available at the VBC Box Office or www.ticketmaster.com. Additional fees may apply. Ticket prices subject to change. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Mark C. Smith Concert Hall. Cost: $31.50 - $71.50. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Michale Graves "American Monster Tour"

Live Music Doors 7pm Age 19 and up. Venue/ Attraction: SideTracks Music Hall. Cost: $15. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 13, 2019, 8:00 PM – 11:55 PM.

Biergarten Stein & Dine!

Arts & Culture Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every Thursday* at 4:30 – 7:30 p.m. starting in March, 2019 for the German Biergarten, featuring authentic German cuisine. Enjoy the festive atmosphere with imported and domestic beers and delicious wines from the German region. It’s family-friendly and leashed dogs are welcome on our Apollo Terrace and in Apollo Courtyard.** Admission is free, and food and beverages are available for purchase. While you’re here for Biergarten, enjoy a special after-hours presentation in our brand new state-of-the-art INTUITIVE® Planetarium. Shows are at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Click here for show and ticket information. To support our local community, the U.S. Space & Rocket Center is featuring a nonprofit organization each week, and a portion of food sales that evening will be donated to the organization. Venue/ Attraction: US Space and Rocket Center. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 14, 2019, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Family Feud Live

Social Events From the producers of TV’s Family Feud comes… "Family Feud Live: Celebrity Edition!" TV’s favorite game show live on stage. Get selected to play on stage with our celebrities, and win cash and prizes right from your seat! Join our fun and famous celebrity team captains and have a chance at becoming a member of their on-stage “family.” It’s a star-powered live version of the wildly popular TV game show, bringing lots of laughs and loads of prizes to randomly-selected people just like YOU. For more information, visit familyfeudlive.com. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Mark C. Smith Concert Hall. Cost: $69.50; $49.50; $39.50; $29.50. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 14, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Thursday Night Swing

Social Events Come swing dance with us every Thursday night at Lowe Mill A&E in the Flying Monkey Theatre. Each week, we teach a variety of levels of classes in: Charleston, Lindy Hop, Solo Jazz, Balboa, and even Blues. It’s fun, relaxed, and you’re never required to have a partner! After lessons, we open up the floor for an hour and half of social dancing and practice time to the tunes of some of the best swing DJs in town. Our beginner and core classes start at 7:30 PM, then we open up the floor at 8:30 PM for social dancing. More info at: www.swinghuntsville.com. Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Cost: $10 general, $5 students & 1st time, $5 dance only. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 14, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

Osara w/Love The Hate

Downtown Huntsville *Free show* Door 6pm Age 19 and up. Venue/ Attraction: SideTracks Music Hall. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 14, 2019, 8:00 PM – 11:55 PM.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019.

Computer Classes

Wellness & Education Instructor Dawn helps you through computer basics with lots of one-on-one instruction. No registration is required, but seating is limited to 25 people. Venue/ Attraction: Athens-Limestone County Public Library. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM.

Sit & Stitch with SPARKLE Studio

Social Events Every Friday is Sit & Stitch at SPARKLE Studio! (Studio 103, first floor, south building) Bring your current project or ideas you’re considering for a future project (spinning, weaving, crocheting, knitting, handsewing, needlework, etc.). Come on over and find some camaraderie among like minded folks. We are usually a small, intimate group. Even if you don’t know a soul when you arrive, you’ll leave with some new friends. We open at noon and will be open until 8 pm. Stay as short or as long a time as you wish. You’re welcome to bring a drink, snack, or meal with you. We even have extra Piper & Leaf tea jars if you forget yours at home! We also welcome “Show and Tell.” Please bring some of your finished projects to show off to the rest of the group. We want to celebrate your accomplishments. You may even inspire someone’s next project choice! Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Cost: FREE. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019, 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Skating in the Park Grand Opening

Seasonal Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the grand opening of the eighth annual Skating in the Park. Visit with Anna and Elsa just before the premier of Frozen 2 and enjoy free hot chocolate and popcorn for the first hour of the event. Skating in the Park will be open Nov. 15 - Jan. 12. Find hours and admission at hsvmuseum.org. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Event Web Link: https://hsvmuseum.org/events/skating-in-the-park-3/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/796049157492355/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019, 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

2019 Galaxy of Lights: Walking Nights

Seasonal Galaxy of Lights Walking Nights offer a truly magical experience. You can visit with Santa*, walk through snow falling inside the twinkling icicle forest, enjoy hot chocolate along the way, and experience up close all the wonder of the larger-than-life displays. ** Last admission at 8:00 **Please keep in mind that Santa is busy this time of year and has to return to the North Pole at 8:30. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: Members: Adults $10, Children (ages 3–15)$5, Non-Members: $12, Children (ages 3-15) $6. Event Web Link: http://hsvbg.org/galaxy/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019, 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM.

Ten to One

Free Events Huntsville often looks to outside sources for its dose of art and culture, importing work from Atlanta and Nashville rather than focusing on art generated within its own city limits. What are the odds that we can break that habit and recognize the subject matter immediately available to us right here in Huntsville? Join us for a night of conversation on photography as an art form and the importance of creating work wherever you might be. Ten to One is a showcase of photographs by 10 local artists, on view November 15th from 6-8 pm at Gold Sprint Coffee, 2515 9th Ave. SW. Venue/ Attraction: Gold Sprint Coffee. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

5 o'clock Charlie at Stovehouse

Live Music 5 O'Clock Charlie are veterans of southern blues & rock. Always a great show with songs you know and love. Come out for dinner, drinks & #horsejackery! Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Wanda Fest

Live Music Join us for the first annual Wanda Fest, a special tribute night featuring all local acts and art vendors! This year we will be singing songs from your favorite movie starring a big green ogre. Friday 11/15 in the Speakeasy at Campus 805 / 7pm / NO COVER Hosted by WANDA with special appearances by Jerome Villarreal / Claire Carpenter / Alex Hendrix / SarahJayne / Jecky Bean / Josh & Judy Allison / Ally Free / Aaron Bradley / Sam McLeroy / The Golden Flakes. Venue/ Attraction: Straight to Ale Brands (Campus 805). Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Astronomy for All: Nebulae

Kids & Family Most of us are familiar with a particular nebula or two because of their surreal shapes and striking colors. But what those celestial Hubble images don’t show is where nebulae come from and what's going on inside the dense gas and dust. After forming in the wake of stellar demise, nebulae eventually become places where new stars are born and develop from the remnants of these past stars. The beginning and end of the stellar life cycle - how do these processes occur? What do the different colors indicate about the activity in a nebula? Explore the stellar birth (and death) place with us, and come prepared to be stunned speechless by these ethereal visuals. Rocketcenter.com/intuitiveplanetarium. Venue/ Attraction: US Space and Rocket Center. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Huntsvsille Havoc vs. Quad City: Star Wars Night

Sports The fan-favorite promo returns! Dress up for a chance to win prizes. First 2,000 fans will receive a lightsaber courtesy of Matt Curtis Real Estate, Inc.! Sport Team Name: Huntsville Havoc. Cost: $13+. Event Web Link: http://huntsvillehavoc.com/view/huntsvillehavoc. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Propst Arena. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

The Rook In The Belly Of The Whale

Live Entertainment THE ROOK IN THE BELLY OF THE WHALE Company: Evil Cheez Productions Written and Directed by Wayne Miller Assistant Directors: Tanja Lewis Miller, Jeremy Jerome Woods About: The year is 1977, and four inmates help captive in St. Dismus Facility for the Criminally Insane are all claiming to be the world’s greatest master criminal—but only one of them can really be THE ROOK! How did The Rook come to be in this place? And how can he possibly hope to escape, when he can’t even remember his own past? THE ROOK IN THE BELLY OF THE WHALE, the latest in the wildly popular ROOK plays, will once again afford the audience the opportunity to try to solve the mystery! But attendees should beware: in order to unravel this riddle, it will be necessary to accompany The Rook down into the dark. And no one returns from the Belly of the Whale unchanged… Rated PG-13 for subject matter. Dates and times: Friday November 8 at 7:30 PM Saturday November 9 at 7:30 PM Sunday November 10 at 7:30 PM Friday November 15 at 7:30 PM… Venue/ Attraction: The Historic Lowry House. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

A Christmas Story

Seasonal Humorist Jean Shepherd’s memoir of growing up in the midwest in the 1940s follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas. Ralphie pleads his case before his mother, his teacher, and even Santa Claus himself at Higbee’s Department Store. The consistent response: “You’ll shoot your eye out, kid!” All the hilarious elements from the beloved motion picture are here, including the family’s temperamental exploding furnace; Scut Farkas, the school bully; the boys’ experiment with a wet tongue on a cold lamppost; the Little Orphan Annie decoder pin; Ralphie’s father winning a lamp shaped like a woman’s leg in a net stocking; Ralphie’s fantasy scenarios and more. A Christmas Story is destined to become a theatrical holiday perennial. Produced by special arrangement with Dramatic Publishing Company, Woodstock, IL Recommended for Everyone. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Playhouse. Cost: $22 ($20 Students/Seniors (65+)/Active Duty Military). Event Web Link: www.thtix.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/424579628270238/?event_time_id=424579641603570. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

Wild Card Improv with Don't Fear the Weasel

Live Entertainment Local improv troupe, Don't Fear the Weasel, presents this family-friendly short form improv show where we let the luck of the draw determine which games we play and what we do to make things up for you right on the spot! Tickets available at shenanigans.yapsody.com. Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? No. Cost: $10. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM.

Juice

Live Music Juice at the Inside Bar DJ Caleb on the Porch. Venue/ Attraction: Furniture Factory. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019, 8:00 PM – 11:55 PM.

A Bronx Tale

Downtown Huntsville Three years ago, Academy Award nominee Chazz Palminteri teamed up with Academy Award® winner Robert De Niro, Tony® Award winner Jerry Zaks and Tony® Award nominee Sergio Trujillo to create this streetwise musical – based on Palminteri’s true life story. A BRONX TALE, Broadway’s hit crowd-pleaser, takes you to the stoops of the Bronx in the 1960s, where a young man is caught between the father he loves and the mob boss he’d love to be. Bursting with high-energy dance numbers and original doo-wop tunes from Academy Award® and Tony® Award-winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast) and Tony® Award-nominee Glenn Slater (Love Never Dies), A BRONX TALE is an unforgettable story of loyalty and family. The New York Times hails A BRONX TALE as “A Critics’ Pick! The kind of tale that makes you laugh and cry.”. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Mark C. Smith Concert Hall. Event Web Link: https://broadwaytheatreleague.org/a-bronx-tale/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 15, 2019, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Alabama Football @ Mississippi State

Sports Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019.

Auburn Football vs Georgia

Sports Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019.

Charter Member Appreciation Day at Cook Museum

Arts & Culture All Charter Members are invited to celebrate a fun-filled day of Members-Only perks at the Cook Museum on November 16th! Show your Membership Card and receive: • Double Discount in the Museum Store (20% off on Nov. 15-16) • Members-Only Movie: Disneynature's Bears, (Nov. 16 only- see movie schedule below.) • Free Popcorn (a treat bag per person) • Bring your own seating (blankets and lawn chairs encouraged) • Pop-up lounge from 10 am - 4 pm with hands-on activities • Door Prize - enter to win a $25 gift card. Nature's Table will be offering a special smoothie for purchase during our Member Appreciation Day. Venue/ Attraction: Cook Museum of Natural Science. Event Web Link: https://www.cookmuseum.org/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/2427688754168502/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019.

Fallen Leaf Festival

Kids & Family Explore the beauty of Fall at Hays Nature Preserve at the Fallen Leaf Festival on Saturday, November 16 from 9am – 1pm. The day will feature Fall activities for the whole family. Learn about trees, go on a birding hike with the Tennessee Valley Audubon Society, jump in piles of leaves, fish, play instruments with the Huntsville Symphony Orchestra, make Fall suncatchers and more. The festival is free and so are leaf presses for the first 20 families. Venue/ Attraction: Hays Nature Preserve. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/3184089111632958/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/3184089111632958/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

Blacksmithing: “Holidays at the Forge”

Arts & Culture Blacksmithing: “Holidays at the Forge: Stocking Stuffers and Gifts from the Fire” Deadline to Register: November 9 @5:00pm Description: In this class we will cover the basics from building a proper fire to creating handmade works of are to take home as gifts, ornaments, or stocking stuffers focused around a holiday theme. This class is designed for those with little to no experience or have only been in the fire a time or two. The same class will be offered on both Saturday and Sunday. If students wish to come to both days they will receive a discount and will be able to make different items on the second day. Instructor: Michael Linn has been blacksmithing since 1993 and has been active with the Alabama Forge Council ever since. His primary focus is colonial and medieval/gothic style ironwork and anything else that catches his eye and can push his skill set further. Mikes blacksmith philosophy is one of continuous education, learning, and expanding horizons. Supplies and Attire: All materials and… Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Tuition: $75.00 Supply Fee: $25.00. Event Web Link: https://burrittonthemountain.com/event/blacksmithing/2019-11-17///. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

Leather Working: “Clutch/Purse”

Arts & Culture Leather Working: “Clutch/Purse” Registration opens September 3! Deadline to Register: November 9 @5:00pm Description: This six hour workshop introduces students to the art of leather working. Students will learn about various tools and supplies, safety, and the skills of cutting, punching, beveling, grooving/layout, stitching, and, if time allows, stamping. By the end of the class you will have a beautiful clutch/purse to call your own or would be the perfect present to give this holiday season! Monogramed initials not included. Instructor: Kevin Yarbrough is a software engineer with a local aerospace company with a passion for traditional trades: tooling and process. Kevin has been a volunteer at Burritt Museum demonstrating blacksmithing and leather working and has taught many workshops with the Burritt Folk School. His goals are to make useful, aesthetically pleasing items while learning and sharing in a collaborative environment. Supplies and Attire: All materials and supplies will be provi… Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Tuition: $75.00 Supply Fee: $45.00. Event Web Link: https://burrittonthemountain.com/event/23861/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

Greek Bake Sale

Social Events Pre-Order your Greek pastries for the holidays.  Baklava and other sweets can be ordered until Nov 8th.  Place an order online at www.GreekBakeSale.net or call the church at (256) 534-4221.  A limited quantity of pastries will be available for walk-ins on the day of the sale, Nov 16th from 10:00- 2:00pm. Cost: Pastry costs vary. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Holy Cross Sts Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church 3021 University Dr Huntsville, AL 35816.

Networking in November

Social Events Networking in November will give the public and business owners the opportunity to network. There will be a brunch menu, mimosas and live entertainment! We are inviting the public out to enjoy great food, live entertainment by Unique Live Band and great information from local business owners. Spread the word and we'll see you there! Venue/ Attraction: SideTracks Music Hall. Cost: $5.00. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

Car Boot Sale

Downtown Huntsville Second hand, made by hand or made by the earth. Simply put, this outdoor market is sure to offer anything a classic ‘yard sale’ could and then some. One part flea, one part craft and two parts Alabama. Based on the ridiculously popular British model, browse a huge selection of antiques, jewelry, vintage and casual clothing, 90’s CDs, cartoon lunch boxes, furniture, tools, and original artwork. As always, we invite farmers and growers as well. If you are seeking a unique or one of a kind item you can’t seem to find anywhere else, chances are you will find it here. Come haggle with local sellers and get the deal you have been hunting for ages! 2019 Car Boot Sale Schedule: April 20. May 18. June 15. September 21. October 19. November 16. Please read the Rules and Regulations before purchasing a vendor spot. Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: http://www.lowemill.net/event/car-boot-sale/?instance_id=159794. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Step Back in Time

Kids & Family Join us in the Historic Park for a special demonstration of a historic craft or chore. You might be able to try your hand at it. (Topics subject to change without notice; for more information call 256-536-2882). Fill out your afternoon with a FREE guided Historic Park tour every Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 pm! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: https://burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Let's Make Believe - Improvised Fairy Tales

Live Entertainment You AND your child will be entertained as the audience helps to create improvised fairy tales right on the spot! In this improv show suitable for all ages, our actors will create stories based on audience suggestions and input. Every show is different, so you don't want to miss a single one! Tickets available at shenanigans.yapsody.com. Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? No. Cost: $10. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

A Bronx Tale

Downtown Huntsville Three years ago, Academy Award nominee Chazz Palminteri teamed up with Academy Award® winner Robert De Niro, Tony® Award winner Jerry Zaks and Tony® Award nominee Sergio Trujillo to create this streetwise musical – based on Palminteri’s true life story. A BRONX TALE, Broadway’s hit crowd-pleaser, takes you to the stoops of the Bronx in the 1960s, where a young man is caught between the father he loves and the mob boss he’d love to be. Bursting with high-energy dance numbers and original doo-wop tunes from Academy Award® and Tony® Award-winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast) and Tony® Award-nominee Glenn Slater (Love Never Dies), A BRONX TALE is an unforgettable story of loyalty and family. The New York Times hails A BRONX TALE as “A Critics’ Pick! The kind of tale that makes you laugh and cry.”. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Mark C. Smith Concert Hall. Event Web Link: https://broadwaytheatreleague.org/a-bronx-tale/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Guided Tour of the Historic Park

Kids & Family Each Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 take a guided tour of the Historic Park. Learn about the structures, artifacts and families who lived in each of our historic homes. Meet your guide at the gate entering the Historic Park (in front of Eddins House). Tour included with admission. Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

UCP's The Fairytale Ball

Fundraisers An event for the entire family! Dress up in your favorite fairytale or super hero attire, experience fairytale and super hero character meet and greets with photo opportunities, enjoy royally sweet and villainously savory treats, dance the night away with Metropolitan DJ, try your luck at unlocking a treasure, and more! All proceeds benefit local UCP Huntsville client families. Each guest requires a ticket for entry to the event. *Only 50 VIP tickets available for event entrance at 4 p.m. including early access to character experiences, food & beverage, and a special gift for each VIP! Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Depot, Museum, & Roundhouse. Cost: Adult/Ages 13 years and up ~ $35 General Admission / $50 *VIP Ages 3-12 years ~ $15 General Admission / $20 *VIP ticket Ages 2 years & younger ~ Free (no additional charge for *VIP ticket). Event Web Link: http://ucphuntsville.org/news-events/the-fairytale-ball/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/431804254254408/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

2019 Galaxy of Lights: Walking Nights

Seasonal Galaxy of Lights Walking Nights offer a truly magical experience. You can visit with Santa*, walk through snow falling inside the twinkling icicle forest, enjoy hot chocolate along the way, and experience up close all the wonder of the larger-than-life displays. ** Last admission at 8:00 **Please keep in mind that Santa is busy this time of year and has to return to the North Pole at 8:30. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: Members: Adults $10, Children (ages 3–15)$5, Non-Members: $12, Children (ages 3-15) $6. Event Web Link: http://hsvbg.org/galaxy/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM.

Music At Messiah - Valley Consort

Live Entertainment On Saturday, Nov. 16, Music at Messiah presents the Valley Consort, formerly called Huntsville Collegium Musicum. Their concert program will feature Ralph Vaughn Williams' Mass in G minor and also include works by Thomas Tallis, William Byrd, and others. The concert is open to all and will begin at 7 PM at Messiah Lutheran Church on Rt. 72 in Madison. This is sure to be a fantastic performance! Check out the Music at Messiah Facebook page for more information. Venue/ Attraction: Messiah Lutheran Church. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Turnip & Joletta's Family Game Night

Live Entertainment Your crazy friends, Turnip & Joletta, will bring you a variety of different fun games that will be great for all ages! Come and be entertained and have a chance to win prizes! Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? No. Cost: $10 adult / $5 child. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Corey Smith Solo Acoustic Live at Princess Theatre

Live Music Corey Smith, the fan-made man, has sold over 1 million concert tickets, 1.5 million digital singles and over 220,000 albums. Smith has amassed an unfailingly devout fan base, not only in his native Southeast region, but all around the nation, simply by telling it the way it is. He has released 10 albums—including 2011’s Top 20 release The Broken Record. Corey has written every word on every album himself and he produced 9 out of 10 of the projects. Smith’s concerts, which were documented on his last live release, Live in Chattanooga, regularly sellout, with audiences singing along to such fan favorites as the coming-of-age anthem “Twenty-One,” the nostalgic time warp “If I Could Do It Again” and the group hug “I Love Everyone.” In Summer 2015, Corey teamed up with producer Keith Stegall (Alan Jackson, Zac Brown Band) for his most recent album, “While the Gettin’ Is Good,” which was released on Sugar Hill Records. Corey consistently tours, hitting around 120 dates per year and is working on new music for his n… Venue/ Attraction: Princess Theatre. Cost: $20-$35. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM.

Snake Oil String Benders at Stovehouse

Live Music Hard-hitting bluegrass / country / folk-rock from this string bending (and breaking) scrappy full-band. Join us for dinner, drinks & great music! Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Offbeat - After School Throwdown

Downtown Huntsville This latte art throwdown is being hosted by Offbeat Coffee Studio in conjunction with Straight To Ale Brewing and ONYX Coffee Lab Nov 16. First pour at 7pm. The throwdown will be held in our shop with a live streamed viewing party in the speakeasy with a DJ. We are collaborating with Straight To Ale Brewing and releasing a beer that will be available that night. Top three places get prizes. Over $1500 in cash and prizes. Current sponsors(more TBA): Straight To Ale Brewing ONYX Coffee Lab Created.co Mahlkönig Sachai Tea Piper And Leaf Tea Co Huntsville Coffee and Tea Festival Arcadia Tattoo Huntsville Venturi Coffee Works Seeds Coffee Co. Holtz Leather Co. Blevins Bicycle Co. Scout Guide Huntsville. Venue/ Attraction: Straight to Ale Brands (Campus 805). Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Huntsvsille Havoc vs. Knoxville: Fear the 'Stache Night

Sports The Havoc celebrate Mustache Movember with a tribute to lip brooms and flavor savers everywhere. Sport Team Name: Huntsville Havoc. Cost: $13+. Event Web Link: http://huntsvillehavoc.com/view/huntsvillehavoc. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Propst Arena. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

The Rook In The Belly Of The Whale

Live Entertainment THE ROOK IN THE BELLY OF THE WHALE Company: Evil Cheez Productions Written and Directed by Wayne Miller Assistant Directors: Tanja Lewis Miller, Jeremy Jerome Woods About: The year is 1977, and four inmates help captive in St. Dismus Facility for the Criminally Insane are all claiming to be the world’s greatest master criminal—but only one of them can really be THE ROOK! How did The Rook come to be in this place? And how can he possibly hope to escape, when he can’t even remember his own past? THE ROOK IN THE BELLY OF THE WHALE, the latest in the wildly popular ROOK plays, will once again afford the audience the opportunity to try to solve the mystery! But attendees should beware: in order to unravel this riddle, it will be necessary to accompany The Rook down into the dark. And no one returns from the Belly of the Whale unchanged… Rated PG-13 for subject matter. Dates and times: Friday November 8 at 7:30 PM Saturday November 9 at 7:30 PM Sunday November 10 at 7:30 PM Friday November 15 at 7:30 PM… Venue/ Attraction: The Historic Lowry House. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

A Christmas Story

Seasonal Humorist Jean Shepherd’s memoir of growing up in the midwest in the 1940s follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas. Ralphie pleads his case before his mother, his teacher, and even Santa Claus himself at Higbee’s Department Store. The consistent response: “You’ll shoot your eye out, kid!” All the hilarious elements from the beloved motion picture are here, including the family’s temperamental exploding furnace; Scut Farkas, the school bully; the boys’ experiment with a wet tongue on a cold lamppost; the Little Orphan Annie decoder pin; Ralphie’s father winning a lamp shaped like a woman’s leg in a net stocking; Ralphie’s fantasy scenarios and more. A Christmas Story is destined to become a theatrical holiday perennial. Produced by special arrangement with Dramatic Publishing Company, Woodstock, IL Recommended for Everyone. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Playhouse. Cost: $22 ($20 Students/Seniors (65+)/Active Duty Military). Event Web Link: www.thtix.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/424579628270238/?event_time_id=424579641603570. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

Big Daddy Kingfish

Live Music Big Daddy Kingfishat the Inside Bar DJ Caleb on the Porch. Venue/ Attraction: Furniture Factory. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 8:00 PM – 11:55 PM.

A Bronx Tale

Downtown Huntsville Three years ago, Academy Award nominee Chazz Palminteri teamed up with Academy Award® winner Robert De Niro, Tony® Award winner Jerry Zaks and Tony® Award nominee Sergio Trujillo to create this streetwise musical – based on Palminteri’s true life story. A BRONX TALE, Broadway’s hit crowd-pleaser, takes you to the stoops of the Bronx in the 1960s, where a young man is caught between the father he loves and the mob boss he’d love to be. Bursting with high-energy dance numbers and original doo-wop tunes from Academy Award® and Tony® Award-winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast) and Tony® Award-nominee Glenn Slater (Love Never Dies), A BRONX TALE is an unforgettable story of loyalty and family. The New York Times hails A BRONX TALE as “A Critics’ Pick! The kind of tale that makes you laugh and cry.”. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Mark C. Smith Concert Hall. Event Web Link: https://broadwaytheatreleague.org/a-bronx-tale/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 16, 2019, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 17, 2019.

A Bronx Tale

Downtown Huntsville Three years ago, Academy Award nominee Chazz Palminteri teamed up with Academy Award® winner Robert De Niro, Tony® Award winner Jerry Zaks and Tony® Award nominee Sergio Trujillo to create this streetwise musical – based on Palminteri’s true life story. A BRONX TALE, Broadway’s hit crowd-pleaser, takes you to the stoops of the Bronx in the 1960s, where a young man is caught between the father he loves and the mob boss he’d love to be. Bursting with high-energy dance numbers and original doo-wop tunes from Academy Award® and Tony® Award-winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast) and Tony® Award-nominee Glenn Slater (Love Never Dies), A BRONX TALE is an unforgettable story of loyalty and family. The New York Times hails A BRONX TALE as “A Critics’ Pick! The kind of tale that makes you laugh and cry.”. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Mark C. Smith Concert Hall. Event Web Link: https://broadwaytheatreleague.org/a-bronx-tale/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 17, 2019, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Step Back in Time

Kids & Family Join us in the Historic Park for a special demonstration of a historic craft or chore. You might be able to try your hand at it. (Topics subject to change without notice; for more information call 256-536-2882). Fill out your afternoon with a FREE guided Historic Park tour every Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 pm! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: https://burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 17, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

A Christmas Story

Seasonal Humorist Jean Shepherd’s memoir of growing up in the midwest in the 1940s follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas. Ralphie pleads his case before his mother, his teacher, and even Santa Claus himself at Higbee’s Department Store. The consistent response: “You’ll shoot your eye out, kid!” All the hilarious elements from the beloved motion picture are here, including the family’s temperamental exploding furnace; Scut Farkas, the school bully; the boys’ experiment with a wet tongue on a cold lamppost; the Little Orphan Annie decoder pin; Ralphie’s father winning a lamp shaped like a woman’s leg in a net stocking; Ralphie’s fantasy scenarios and more. A Christmas Story is destined to become a theatrical holiday perennial. Produced by special arrangement with Dramatic Publishing Company, Woodstock, IL Recommended for Everyone. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Playhouse. Cost: $22 ($20 Students/Seniors (65+)/Active Duty Military). Event Web Link: www.thtix.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/424579628270238/?event_time_id=424579641603570. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 17, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Holiday Market at MidCity

Seasonal It's our FINAL Market at MidCity for the year and we are celebrating the HOLIDAY season! Join us to #shoplocal for the holiday season at The Market at MidCity (5909 University Drive, Huntsville, AL 35806). Nearly 30 vendors to celebrate the end of our Market at MidCity and celebrate the beginning of the holiday season! Candles, jewelry, locally raised meat for your holiday meals, Piper and Leaf teas, Christmas ornaments, elderberry syrup, delicious baked goods, hand made wood carving, locally designed t-shirts, AND MORE! Venue/ Attraction: The Camp at MidCity. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 17, 2019, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Guided Tour of the Historic Park

Kids & Family Each Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 take a guided tour of the Historic Park. Learn about the structures, artifacts and families who lived in each of our historic homes. Meet your guide at the gate entering the Historic Park (in front of Eddins House). Tour included with admission. Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 17, 2019, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Huntsville Symphony Orchestra Dinner Concert

Live Music Sunday, November 17, 2019 5:30 P.M. Speakeasy at Straight to Ale Davidson Casual Classics. Venue/ Attraction: Straight to Ale Speakeasy. Cost: $85.00. Event Web Link: https://www.hso.org/concerts/dinner-concert-2/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 17, 2019, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM.

2019 Galaxy of Lights: Walking Nights

Seasonal Galaxy of Lights Walking Nights offer a truly magical experience. You can visit with Santa*, walk through snow falling inside the twinkling icicle forest, enjoy hot chocolate along the way, and experience up close all the wonder of the larger-than-life displays. ** Last admission at 8:00 **Please keep in mind that Santa is busy this time of year and has to return to the North Pole at 8:30. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: Members: Adults $10, Children (ages 3–15)$5, Non-Members: $12, Children (ages 3-15) $6. Event Web Link: http://hsvbg.org/galaxy/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 17, 2019, 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM.

A Bronx Tale

Downtown Huntsville Three years ago, Academy Award nominee Chazz Palminteri teamed up with Academy Award® winner Robert De Niro, Tony® Award winner Jerry Zaks and Tony® Award nominee Sergio Trujillo to create this streetwise musical – based on Palminteri’s true life story. A BRONX TALE, Broadway’s hit crowd-pleaser, takes you to the stoops of the Bronx in the 1960s, where a young man is caught between the father he loves and the mob boss he’d love to be. Bursting with high-energy dance numbers and original doo-wop tunes from Academy Award® and Tony® Award-winner Alan Menken (Beauty and the Beast) and Tony® Award-nominee Glenn Slater (Love Never Dies), A BRONX TALE is an unforgettable story of loyalty and family. The New York Times hails A BRONX TALE as “A Critics’ Pick! The kind of tale that makes you laugh and cry.”. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Mark C. Smith Concert Hall. Event Web Link: https://broadwaytheatreleague.org/a-bronx-tale/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 17, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM.

The Rook In The Belly Of The Whale

Live Entertainment THE ROOK IN THE BELLY OF THE WHALE Company: Evil Cheez Productions Written and Directed by Wayne Miller Assistant Directors: Tanja Lewis Miller, Jeremy Jerome Woods About: The year is 1977, and four inmates help captive in St. Dismus Facility for the Criminally Insane are all claiming to be the world’s greatest master criminal—but only one of them can really be THE ROOK! How did The Rook come to be in this place? And how can he possibly hope to escape, when he can’t even remember his own past? THE ROOK IN THE BELLY OF THE WHALE, the latest in the wildly popular ROOK plays, will once again afford the audience the opportunity to try to solve the mystery! But attendees should beware: in order to unravel this riddle, it will be necessary to accompany The Rook down into the dark. And no one returns from the Belly of the Whale unchanged… Rated PG-13 for subject matter. Dates and times: Friday November 8 at 7:30 PM Saturday November 9 at 7:30 PM Sunday November 10 at 7:30 PM Friday November 15 at 7:30 PM… Venue/ Attraction: The Historic Lowry House. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 17, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

Kicking, Bone Zone, Bleaker

Live Music Three killer bands for $5! Make sure you come out, show starts at 8:00! Venue/ Attraction: Copper Top. Cost: $5 at the door. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 17, 2019, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, November 18, 2019.

2019 Galaxy of Lights: Dog Walking Nights

Seasonal Dogs are allowed on these evening and dog tickets can be purchased for $3. Galaxy of Lights Walking Nights offer a truly magical experience. You can visit with Santa, walk through snow falling inside the twinkling icicle forest, enjoy hot chocolate along the way, and experience up close all the wonder of the larger-than-life displays. ** Last admission at 8:00 **Please keep in mind that Santa is busy this time of year and has to return to the North Pole at 8:30. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: Members: Adults $10, Children (ages 3–15)$5, Non-Members: $12, Children (ages 3-15) $6. Event Web Link: http://hsvbg.org/galaxy/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, November 18, 2019, 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM.

True Justice Documentary Screening

Arts & Culture The Madison Public Library is hosting a free and open to the public screening of True Justice, a film documenting Bryan Stephenson's Fight for Equality in Alabama's justice system. Venue/ Attraction: Madison Public Library. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://events.hmcpl.org/event/3252003. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, November 18, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Red Piano Mondays

Downtown Huntsville Each Monday, with our old red piano as the backdrop, we'll feature artists playing and singing tunes you already love and ones that will soon become favorites! Kick back on the rooftop, the lawn, inside the Booth, grab dinner, drinks & dessert from Pourhouse Huntsville, Mazzara's Italian Kitchen, Fresko Grille, Taqueria El Cazador at Stovehouse, Oh, crêpe & more! ** These Red Piano events are Rain or Shine, Hot or Cold. Outside if it's lovely out, inside The Booth if it's not! Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, November 18, 2019, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Shenanigans Paint Night

Arts & Culture All experience levels are welcome to come paint with us! Our instructor meets you where you are and helps you along the way to creating an awesome canvas painting for you to take home. All supplies and an iced coffee are included! Tickets available at shenanigans.yapsody.com. Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? No. Cost: $20. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, November 18, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 19, 2019.

Preserve Pals - Nature Explore Families' Club

Kids & Family Join us at Hays Nature Preserve every Tuesday 10am-1pm October 15 through December 17 for Preserve Pals - Nature Explore Families' Club! Connect with your family in nature! Drop in to the natural playground to enjoy a new nature-themed activity each week with your child. FREE for children of all ages with their favorite available adult. Clothes that can get a bit wet or dirty are recommended. In case of inclement weather, check Operation Green Team’s social media channels/platforms for notice of cancellation.Call 256.564.8077 or email denise.taylor@huntsvilleal.gov for more info. Venue/ Attraction: Hays Nature Preserve. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/435706557060737/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/435706557060737/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

ReferenceUSA for Small Businesses Lunch & Learn

Wellness & Education Learn how the Reference USA online database available with your library card account can help your business grow. Registration is required and lunch will be provided. In the session you will learn: • To access ReferenceUSA from home or office through the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library website. • How to identify new sales prospects • Create customized business & consumer marketing lists • Identify key business contacts • Locate Home Based businesses • Find businesses with web addresses • Define delivery routes • Gather competitive business intelligence • Identify major industry groups • And much, much more with ReferenceUSA. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville/ Madison County Main Public Library. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://events.hmcpl.org/event/3053519. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM.

Tuesdays at 2

Kids & Family Join us in the Historic Park to learn about a historic craft or chore. You may be able to try your hand at it! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: included with admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

ReferenceUSA Workforce Development Lab

Wellness & Education Join Bill Carlson with Reference USA during a special session of the Workforce Development Lab. Learn how this online database can help with your online job search. ReferenceUSA provides in-depth information on more than 14 million U.S. potential employers nationwide! This Internet based database will guide you in conducting research about industries and companies, find over 200,000 Human Resource Executives, and prepare for interviews. Topics include: • Researching careers you enjoy. • Putting together your information for a job search. • Networking and finding job opportunities. • Application and resume writing. • Researching for your interviews. • What to think about so you can put your best foot forward. • Negotiating salary and benefits within an industry. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville/ Madison County Main Public Library. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://events.hmcpl.org/event/3053543. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Game Night

Social Events Bring your friends and your favorite game enjoy beer and board games at Straight to Ale. Board & Brew will be on site with great games for all ages available to rent (everything from classic family games to niche strategy games). Venue/ Attraction: Straight to Ale Brands (Campus 805). Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

2019 Bike the Lights

Seasonal For a wheelie good time, grab a group of friends, decorate your ride, and join us for Bike the Lights! You're welcome to cycle through the Galaxy of Lights course as many times as you'd like (although we ask everyone to be off the course by 7:45). Snacks and drinks will be available for participants, Santa will hang out, and festive costumes are encouraged. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: Ages 11 and Under: $15 Ages 12 and Up: $20. Event Web Link: http://hsvbg.org/event/2019-bike-the-lights/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/500702733841217/. Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Rudy Francisco LIVE

Live Entertainment World-renowned poet and author of "Helium" Rudy Francisco is a California native who has made multiple appearances on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and is a former Individual World Poetry Slam Champion. Visit Barking Dog Arts Website to buy tickets! Venue/ Attraction: Barking Dog Arts Theater @ The Lowe Mill. Is the event free? No. Cost: 10. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM.

Wish You Were Funny: Open Mic Comedy

Downtown Huntsville Wish You Were Funny: Open Mic Comedy will take place every Tuesday at Wish You Were Beer @ Campus 805. Sign up to tell some jokes at 7:30pm. The show will last from 8pm - 10pm and feature Huntsville comedians and maybe a few surprise guests. Each person who signs up gets 5 minutes to be funny on stage. Wish You Were Beer has over 40 great craft beers to choose from, as well as ciders, meads, and wines. So come out and have some fun with us! Venue/ Attraction: Wish You Were Beer - Campus 805. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM.

BrainBlast Trivia at Madison Station!

Social Events BrainBlast Trivia is back...at The Station! Join us every Tuesday for all the free, mind-challenging fun! Prizes for the top teams, along with great food, cold beer, and delicious drinks! We'll be spinning the hottest hits, too! Spread the word! Venue/ Attraction: Madison Station Bar & Grill. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 20, 2019.

NASA and the Long Civil Rights Movement in Huntsville, AL

Wellness & Education Brian Odom from Marshall Space Flight Center will explore the intersection of the civil rights movement and the Apollo program. Join us as we continue our state bicentennial celebration! In November, Brian Odom, historian at the Marshall Space Flight Center, will explore the intersection of the civil rights movement and the Apollo program in Huntsville, Alabama—highlighting how civil rights leadership in the city interacted with the Apollo program, both locally and nationally, in utilized funding for the space program to end Jim Crow segregation. The presentation will also explore developments at Alabama A&M and Oakwood Universities during period. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville/ Madison County Main Public Library. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://events.hmcpl.org/event/3168463. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Family Smartphone Safety Class

Wellness & Education Raising kids is hard work. Asbury Church's new Family Classes provide a way to connect families with local experts to become better equipped in knowing how to walk with kids through their developmental years. The safety and health of our kids is top priority, and Asbury is excited to offer a safe place for families to grow together. Our next class on Family Smartphone Safety will be led by Detective Ted Thiele of the MPD. If your child has a smartphone or if you’re considering giving one as a Christmas gift, come learn about age appropriate apps, apps of concern, social media, privacy settings, and how to watch out for scammers and predators. It’s a (free!) hour and a half out of your week that could just help you feel a bit more like a Rockstar as you lead your family. Click here for more info and to register! Venue/ Attraction: Asbury Church. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM.

Sister Hazel

Live Music Platinum-selling group, Sister Hazel, will be bringing their energetic show featuring new music and chart-topping hits to play Sidetracks Music Hall in Huntsville, AL Wednesday, November 20, 2019. Fans can expect a high energy show with some brand-new Sister Hazel songs like “Good For You” and “You Won’t See Me Again,” as well as popular fan favorites like, “All For You.” Doors open at 7pm and tickets start at $20 for ages 19 and up. Venue/ Attraction: SideTracks Music Hall. Is the event free? No. Cost: $20. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

BrainBlast Trivia at Moe's BBQ Downtown!

Social Events BrainBlast Trivia is super excited to be a part of the Southern Soul Food Revival, now in Downtown Huntsville! Join us at this beautiful new location for free, family-friendly trivia! Check out the beautiful two story location, featuring custom woodwork throughout, two rooftop terraces with roll up doors and full premium bars! Venue/ Attraction: Moe's Original BBQ Downtown. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Trivia at WYWB

Social Events Live Trivia with Trivia Masters! Every Wednesday at Wish You Were Beer @ Campus 805. General trivia weekly and themed trivia once a month. Wish You Were Beer has over 40 great craft beers to choose from, as well as ciders, meads, and wines. So come out and have some fun with us! Venue/ Attraction: Wish You Were Beer - Campus 805. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Dueling Pianos Trivia!

Live Music Come out to Huntsville's ONLY Dueling Pianos show! We do ours with a twist--playing games like Mix-n-Mashup and Spin the Wheel, plus Name that Tune and Music Trivia! Come compete to win silly prizes and also gift certificates to AM Booth's Lumberyard!! Venue/ Attraction: AM Booth's Lumberyard. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM.

Daddy Detanglers

Wellness & Education Dads, bring your child(ren) and learn hands-on hair care basics in this free class taught by experts from Shear Artistry. All caregivers and all hair types welcome. BYOB (bring your own brush). Registrants can win door prizes, and a photo spot will be available. Patrons can also join us at 10:30 am for a hair/hat-themed family storytime (no storytime registration required). Venue/ Attraction: Madison Public Library. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://events.hmcpl.org/event/3259891. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 11:00 PM – Thursday, November 21, 2019, 12:00 AM.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 21, 2019.

Biergarten Stein & Dine!

Arts & Culture Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center Saturn V Hall in the Davidson Center for Space Exploration every Thursday* at 4:30 – 7:30 p.m. starting in March, 2019 for the German Biergarten, featuring authentic German cuisine. Enjoy the festive atmosphere with imported and domestic beers and delicious wines from the German region. It’s family-friendly and leashed dogs are welcome on our Apollo Terrace and in Apollo Courtyard.** Admission is free, and food and beverages are available for purchase. While you’re here for Biergarten, enjoy a special after-hours presentation in our brand new state-of-the-art INTUITIVE® Planetarium. Shows are at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Click here for show and ticket information. To support our local community, the U.S. Space & Rocket Center is featuring a nonprofit organization each week, and a portion of food sales that evening will be donated to the organization. Venue/ Attraction: US Space and Rocket Center. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 21, 2019, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM.

Brews for Benefits - Fantasy Playhouse Children's Theater

Downtown Huntsville Grab a friend and join us on November 21st at Straight to Ale! That evening between 5:00pm-10:00pm, Straight to Ale will donate $1 for every pint purchased. There are several places on-site to buy drinks or dinner so come have a drink and enjoy! We will have carolers singing throughout the evening and you never know what other fun characters from "A Christmas Carol" might make an appearance!". Venue/ Attraction: Straight to Ale Brands (Campus 805). Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/499334680666066/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 21, 2019, 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

2019 Galaxy of Lights: Walking Nights

Seasonal Galaxy of Lights Walking Nights offer a truly magical experience. You can visit with Santa*, walk through snow falling inside the twinkling icicle forest, enjoy hot chocolate along the way, and experience up close all the wonder of the larger-than-life displays. ** Last admission at 8:00 **Please keep in mind that Santa is busy this time of year and has to return to the North Pole at 8:30. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: Members: Adults $10, Children (ages 3–15)$5, Non-Members: $12, Children (ages 3-15) $6. Event Web Link: http://hsvbg.org/galaxy/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 21, 2019, 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM.

PJ Masks LIVE

Kids & Family PJ MASKS LIVE: is back with an all new super-heroic, live musical show, featuring the heroic trio from your favorite series: The PJ MASKS! Watch Catboy, Owlette and Gekko along with their new friend PJ Robot, as they try to save the day from the sneaky villains - Romeo, Night Ninja and Luna Girl! Fluttering Feathers! Leaping Lizards! What a CAT-tastrophe! Leaping, flipping and climbing - live on stage! Complete with your favorite music and brand new songs you’ve never heard before! Don’t sleep through it – watch the PJ Masks save the day, live on stage! Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Propst Arena. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 21, 2019, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Big Bang Theory Trivia at The Boot Pizzeria!

South Huntsville Join us for BrainBlast Trivia Night! Prizes for the top teams! Free to Play! Venue/ Attraction: The Boot Pizzeria. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 21, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

A Christmas Story

Seasonal Humorist Jean Shepherd’s memoir of growing up in the midwest in the 1940s follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas. Ralphie pleads his case before his mother, his teacher, and even Santa Claus himself at Higbee’s Department Store. The consistent response: “You’ll shoot your eye out, kid!” All the hilarious elements from the beloved motion picture are here, including the family’s temperamental exploding furnace; Scut Farkas, the school bully; the boys’ experiment with a wet tongue on a cold lamppost; the Little Orphan Annie decoder pin; Ralphie’s father winning a lamp shaped like a woman’s leg in a net stocking; Ralphie’s fantasy scenarios and more. A Christmas Story is destined to become a theatrical holiday perennial. Produced by special arrangement with Dramatic Publishing Company, Woodstock, IL Recommended for Everyone. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Playhouse. Cost: $22 ($20 Students/Seniors (65+)/Active Duty Military). Event Web Link: www.thtix.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/424579628270238/?event_time_id=424579641603570. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 21, 2019, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM.

Thursday Night Swing

Social Events Come swing dance with us every Thursday night at Lowe Mill A&E in the Flying Monkey Theatre. Each week, we teach a variety of levels of classes in: Charleston, Lindy Hop, Solo Jazz, Balboa, and even Blues. It’s fun, relaxed, and you’re never required to have a partner! After lessons, we open up the floor for an hour and half of social dancing and practice time to the tunes of some of the best swing DJs in town. Our beginner and core classes start at 7:30 PM, then we open up the floor at 8:30 PM for social dancing. More info at: www.swinghuntsville.com. Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Cost: $10 general, $5 students & 1st time, $5 dance only. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 21, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

Bobby Higley & Jenn Snyder's Spite Tour - Stand Up Comedy Special Event

Live Entertainment These two hilarious queer comics bring a fresh perspective to Huntsville for one night only!  Tickets available at shenanigans.yapsody.com. Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? No. Cost: $10. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 21, 2019, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019.

Computer Classes

Wellness & Education Instructor Dawn helps you through computer basics with lots of one-on-one instruction. No registration is required, but seating is limited to 25 people. Venue/ Attraction: Athens-Limestone County Public Library. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM.

Receipe Swap

Social Events Looking for another recipe to shake up your holiday meal? Discover something new and explore what people across the community are cooking up. Be sure to bring your favorite recipe to share! Venue/ Attraction: Cavalry Hill Branch Library. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://events.hmcpl.org/event/3056214. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Fire Ant Prevention

Free Events Learn how to control and eliminate these pests with help from Taylor Reeder of the Alabama Cooperative Extension System. This is a free class, no registration needed. Drinks and light snacks will be served. Attendees are encouraged to bring a lunch to eat during the session. Venue/ Attraction: Athens-Limestone County Public Library. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Sit & Stitch with SPARKLE Studio

Social Events Every Friday is Sit & Stitch at SPARKLE Studio! (Studio 103, first floor, south building) Bring your current project or ideas you’re considering for a future project (spinning, weaving, crocheting, knitting, handsewing, needlework, etc.). Come on over and find some camaraderie among like minded folks. We are usually a small, intimate group. Even if you don’t know a soul when you arrive, you’ll leave with some new friends. We open at noon and will be open until 8 pm. Stay as short or as long a time as you wish. You’re welcome to bring a drink, snack, or meal with you. We even have extra Piper & Leaf tea jars if you forget yours at home! We also welcome “Show and Tell.” Please bring some of your finished projects to show off to the rest of the group. We want to celebrate your accomplishments. You may even inspire someone’s next project choice! Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Cost: FREE. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019, 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Lights Up!

Seasonal Kick off the holiday season with one magical celebration on Friday, November 22 from 4:30-7 PM. Lights Up! features live music by Big Daddy Kingfish, Christmas Tree Lighting, Santa & Fireworks! Brought to you by Engel & Völkers North Alabama and sponsored by Lee Company. Venue/ Attraction: Bridge Street Town Center. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM.

2019 Galaxy of Lights: Walking Nights

Seasonal Galaxy of Lights Walking Nights offer a truly magical experience. You can visit with Santa*, walk through snow falling inside the twinkling icicle forest, enjoy hot chocolate along the way, and experience up close all the wonder of the larger-than-life displays. ** Last admission at 8:00 **Please keep in mind that Santa is busy this time of year and has to return to the North Pole at 8:30. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: Members: Adults $10, Children (ages 3–15)$5, Non-Members: $12, Children (ages 3-15) $6. Event Web Link: http://hsvbg.org/galaxy/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019, 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM.

Coffee Black Band Bring the Funk to Stovehouse

Live Music Coffee Black is a something-piece funk-rock band from Muscle Shoals. They almost broke the stage last time they joined us at Stovehouse. Come out to the Lawn with heaters or The Booth if it's too cold. See ya there! Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Ask Albert: Cosmic Scales

Kids & Family How big is the largest black hole? While we're at it, how small is the smallest black hole? Is Mars bigger than Earth? Is Pluto smaller than the moon? How far is the nearest star? Explore size, mass, distance and more in this question-driven presentation. Ask your questions about scale in advance or during the experience. Rocketcenter.com/intuitiveplanetarium. Venue/ Attraction: US Space and Rocket Center. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

The Rook In The Belly Of The Whale

Live Entertainment THE ROOK IN THE BELLY OF THE WHALE Company: Evil Cheez Productions Written and Directed by Wayne Miller Assistant Directors: Tanja Lewis Miller, Jeremy Jerome Woods About: The year is 1977, and four inmates help captive in St. Dismus Facility for the Criminally Insane are all claiming to be the world’s greatest master criminal—but only one of them can really be THE ROOK! How did The Rook come to be in this place? And how can he possibly hope to escape, when he can’t even remember his own past? THE ROOK IN THE BELLY OF THE WHALE, the latest in the wildly popular ROOK plays, will once again afford the audience the opportunity to try to solve the mystery! But attendees should beware: in order to unravel this riddle, it will be necessary to accompany The Rook down into the dark. And no one returns from the Belly of the Whale unchanged… Rated PG-13 for subject matter. Dates and times: Friday November 8 at 7:30 PM Saturday November 9 at 7:30 PM Sunday November 10 at 7:30 PM Friday November 15 at 7:30 PM… Venue/ Attraction: The Historic Lowry House. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

Huntsville Symphony Orchestra presents Beethoven 9

Live Music Shostakovich Symphony No. 9 Beethoven Symphony No. 9 Tiffany Bostic-Brown, soprano Abigail Nims, mezzo-soprano Daniel Weeks, tenor Terrance Brown, bass-baritone Huntsville Community Chorus Perhaps the most monumental, groundbreaking work of classical music at the time of its 1824 premiere, Beethoven’s “Choral” Symphony No. 9 continues to thrill audiences with its broad emotional sweep and radiant finale, a setting of Schiller’s “Ode to Joy.” It is paired with the lighthearted, mischievous Symphony No. 9 of Shostakovich. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Mark C. Smith Concert Hall. Event Web Link: https://www.hso.org/concerts/beethoven-9/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM.

A Christmas Story

Seasonal Humorist Jean Shepherd’s memoir of growing up in the midwest in the 1940s follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas. Ralphie pleads his case before his mother, his teacher, and even Santa Claus himself at Higbee’s Department Store. The consistent response: “You’ll shoot your eye out, kid!” All the hilarious elements from the beloved motion picture are here, including the family’s temperamental exploding furnace; Scut Farkas, the school bully; the boys’ experiment with a wet tongue on a cold lamppost; the Little Orphan Annie decoder pin; Ralphie’s father winning a lamp shaped like a woman’s leg in a net stocking; Ralphie’s fantasy scenarios and more. A Christmas Story is destined to become a theatrical holiday perennial. Produced by special arrangement with Dramatic Publishing Company, Woodstock, IL Recommended for Everyone. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Playhouse. Cost: $22 ($20 Students/Seniors (65+)/Active Duty Military). Event Web Link: www.thtix.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/424579628270238/?event_time_id=424579641603570. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

What the _____? (A Blankin' Funny Game Show!)

Live Entertainment In this tribute to the Match Game format, randomly selected audience members will be attempting to match answers to ridiculous questions with our panel of comics. Laughter will ensue and prizes will be awarded. Be sure to be there for your chance to answer the age-old question...."What the _______?" Tickets available at shenanigans.yapsody.com. Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? No. Cost: $10. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM.

The Pragmatics Trio

Live Music The Pragmatics Trioat the Inside Bar DJ Caleb on the Porch. Venue/ Attraction: Furniture Factory. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019, 8:00 PM – 11:55 PM.

Epic Comedy Hour

Downtown Huntsville Located in the Flying Monkey Theatre in Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Join us every fourth Friday for Epic Comedy Hour! Every month we bring an unbelievable lineup of comedians from all over the country! Located in the Flying Monkey Arts theatre, located on the second floor south building. More info at www.lowemill.net. Venue/ Attraction: Flying Monkey Arts. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 22, 2019, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Alabama Football vs West Carolina

Sports Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019.

Auburn Football vs Samford

Sports Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019.

Step Back in Time

Kids & Family Join us in the Historic Park for a special demonstration of a historic craft or chore. You might be able to try your hand at it. (Topics subject to change without notice; for more information call 256-536-2882). Fill out your afternoon with a FREE guided Historic Park tour every Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 pm! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: https://burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

A Christmas Story

Seasonal Humorist Jean Shepherd’s memoir of growing up in the midwest in the 1940s follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas. Ralphie pleads his case before his mother, his teacher, and even Santa Claus himself at Higbee’s Department Store. The consistent response: “You’ll shoot your eye out, kid!” All the hilarious elements from the beloved motion picture are here, including the family’s temperamental exploding furnace; Scut Farkas, the school bully; the boys’ experiment with a wet tongue on a cold lamppost; the Little Orphan Annie decoder pin; Ralphie’s father winning a lamp shaped like a woman’s leg in a net stocking; Ralphie’s fantasy scenarios and more. A Christmas Story is destined to become a theatrical holiday perennial. Produced by special arrangement with Dramatic Publishing Company, Woodstock, IL Recommended for Everyone. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Playhouse. Cost: $22 ($20 Students/Seniors (65+)/Active Duty Military). Event Web Link: www.thtix.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/424579628270238/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Guided Tour of the Historic Park

Kids & Family Each Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 take a guided tour of the Historic Park. Learn about the structures, artifacts and families who lived in each of our historic homes. Meet your guide at the gate entering the Historic Park (in front of Eddins House). Tour included with admission. Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

FREE ACT Class

Kids & Family FREE ACT Class for highs school students. Venue/ Attraction: Rocket City Learning Center. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Yakov Kasman and his Family for an Evening of Piano

Live Music The 1997 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition silver medalist is one of Huntsville's local treasures. Yakov Kasman is also a distinguished professor of piano, artist-in-residence and recording artist. In 2000, he received the “Choc du monde de la musique” award in France, was rated highest in artistry and sound quality by Classics Today.com, and described as “superlative” in the American Record Guide. You can experience the combined talents of the Kasman family as part of a Season Subscription (http://bit.ly/season-hcmg-ove) or Custom Package (http://bit.ly/custom-hcmg-ove). Individual concert tickets are available on August 1st. Venue/ Attraction: Trinity United Methodist Church. Cost: See hsvchambermusic.org for ticket pricing. Event Web Link: https://hsvchambermusic.org/events/yakov-kasman-piano-duets-with-the-family. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/487601301998178/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

2019 Galaxy of Lights: Walking Nights

Seasonal Galaxy of Lights Walking Nights offer a truly magical experience. You can visit with Santa*, walk through snow falling inside the twinkling icicle forest, enjoy hot chocolate along the way, and experience up close all the wonder of the larger-than-life displays. ** Last admission at 8:00 **Please keep in mind that Santa is busy this time of year and has to return to the North Pole at 8:30. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: Members: Adults $10, Children (ages 3–15)$5, Non-Members: $12, Children (ages 3-15) $6. Event Web Link: http://hsvbg.org/galaxy/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM.

Punching Below the Bible Belt - Episode 3

Live Entertainment This stand up comedy showcase will be a live taping of the soon-to-be Amazon Prime series, Punching Below the Bible Belt.  The line up for each episode brings you the best in stand up comedy from all over the southeast US. You don't want to miss this chance to have your laughter immortalized! **NOTE** Discounts are not available for this show. Tickets available at shenanigans.yapsody.com. Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? No. Cost: $10. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM.

Three On A String

Live Music Tangled String Studios is proud to announce THREE ON A STRING on November 23 at 7:00 pm!  Tickets are $25. Do not miss these extraordinary musicians…full of humor, talent and charm. Pure Entertainment! THREE ON A STRING has entertained throughout the United States and Canada performing with some of the Top Names in the country including George Bush, Red Skelton, Travis Tritt and Jeff Foxworthy.  Awards include the Governors Award for Excellence and first ballot induction to the Alabama Bluegrass Hall of Fame.  THREE ON A STRING musicians are Jerry Ryan, Bobby Horton, Andy Meginnis and Brad Ryan. Don’t miss this magical performance with these hilarious native Alabama musicians in our acclaimed listening room at Tangled String Studios.  Feel free to bring your beverage of choice! Venue/ Attraction: Tangled String Studios. Cost: $25. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Huntsville Havoc vs. Roanoke: Frozen Night

Sports Get your photo taken with the Ice Sisters as Arendelle comes alive at the Von Braun Center. Teddy Bear Toss to benefit Toys for Tots Huntsville. Sport Team Name: Huntsville Havoc. Cost: $13+. Event Web Link: http://huntsvillehavoc.com/view/huntsvillehavoc. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Propst Arena. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

The Rook In The Belly Of The Whale

Live Entertainment THE ROOK IN THE BELLY OF THE WHALE Company: Evil Cheez Productions Written and Directed by Wayne Miller Assistant Directors: Tanja Lewis Miller, Jeremy Jerome Woods About: The year is 1977, and four inmates help captive in St. Dismus Facility for the Criminally Insane are all claiming to be the world’s greatest master criminal—but only one of them can really be THE ROOK! How did The Rook come to be in this place? And how can he possibly hope to escape, when he can’t even remember his own past? THE ROOK IN THE BELLY OF THE WHALE, the latest in the wildly popular ROOK plays, will once again afford the audience the opportunity to try to solve the mystery! But attendees should beware: in order to unravel this riddle, it will be necessary to accompany The Rook down into the dark. And no one returns from the Belly of the Whale unchanged… Rated PG-13 for subject matter. Dates and times: Friday November 8 at 7:30 PM Saturday November 9 at 7:30 PM Sunday November 10 at 7:30 PM Friday November 15 at 7:30 PM… Venue/ Attraction: The Historic Lowry House. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

A Christmas Story

Seasonal Humorist Jean Shepherd’s memoir of growing up in the midwest in the 1940s follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas. Ralphie pleads his case before his mother, his teacher, and even Santa Claus himself at Higbee’s Department Store. The consistent response: “You’ll shoot your eye out, kid!” All the hilarious elements from the beloved motion picture are here, including the family’s temperamental exploding furnace; Scut Farkas, the school bully; the boys’ experiment with a wet tongue on a cold lamppost; the Little Orphan Annie decoder pin; Ralphie’s father winning a lamp shaped like a woman’s leg in a net stocking; Ralphie’s fantasy scenarios and more. A Christmas Story is destined to become a theatrical holiday perennial. Produced by special arrangement with Dramatic Publishing Company, Woodstock, IL Recommended for Everyone. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Playhouse. Cost: $22 ($20 Students/Seniors (65+)/Active Duty Military). Event Web Link: www.thtix.com. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/424579628270238/?event_time_id=424579641603570. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

Margarita Ball

Seasonal One of Huntsville's grandest social events. Each couple brings two or more unwrapped toys with a suggested value of $100.00. These toys are distributed to under-privileged children throughout the community. Contact the Margarita Society on Facebook to receive an invitation via mail or in person. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center. Cost: Toy donation of $100 per couple. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 7:30 PM – 11:30 PM.

Billy Strings

Live Music SHOW TIME Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 8:00 p.m. TICKETS Public on sale: Friday, November 1, 2019. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Mars Music Hall. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Robby Hutto Duo

Live Music Robby Hutto Duoat the Inside Bar DJ Caleb on the Porch. Venue/ Attraction: Furniture Factory. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 8:00 PM – 11:55 PM.

Kansas

Downtown Huntsville Tickets available through Ticketmaster and the Box Office. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Mark C. Smith Concert Hall. Cost: $56+. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 23, 2019, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 24, 2019.

Dragsgiving Brunch

Social Events Come enjoy a special brunch menu provided by Ale’s Kitchen, fantastic drink specials, and a sparkling show at Huntsville’s Only Drag Brunch! The Speakeasy doors will open at 11:00 AM for the first seating and 1PM for the second. This is a family friendly event so bring the kiddos! *12 and under are free Dragsiving Brunch at Straight To Ale Brewing is sure to become a holiday tradition. We will be adopting two senior citizen from the The Salvation Army Huntsville, AL Angel Tree program. 10% of your ticket purchase will allow us to provide Christmas gifts to those in need. Get your tickets today! Venue/ Attraction: Straight to Ale Brands (Campus 805). Cost: $5. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 24, 2019, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

Step Back in Time

Kids & Family Join us in the Historic Park for a special demonstration of a historic craft or chore. You might be able to try your hand at it. (Topics subject to change without notice; for more information call 256-536-2882). Fill out your afternoon with a FREE guided Historic Park tour every Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 pm! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: https://burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 24, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Guided Tour of the Historic Park

Kids & Family Each Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 take a guided tour of the Historic Park. Learn about the structures, artifacts and families who lived in each of our historic homes. Meet your guide at the gate entering the Historic Park (in front of Eddins House). Tour included with admission. Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 24, 2019, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Sketch Writing Workshop

Live Entertainment This free workshop is designed for all levels of sketch writers to come together and work on their craft. The goal is to work toward producing sketches for future shows at Shenanigans and beyond! Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? Yes. Cost: FREE. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 24, 2019, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Gems of the Baroque: Music for Two Violas Da Gamba

Arts & Culture Lynn Tetenbaum, viola da gamba Marcy Jean Brenner, viola da gamba The program is music of Schenck, Sainte Colombe, Simpson, Morley, and Telemann. Lynn and Marcy studied viol with the same professors at Oberlin (Cathy Meints) and in Brussels (Wieland Kuijken.) They began to play music together in 1985 and have had many engagements as a duo in Belgium, Italy, Austria, Rhode Island, and Boston since. . . Venue/ Attraction: Covenant Presbyterian Church. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 24, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

2019 Galaxy of Lights: Walking Nights

Seasonal Galaxy of Lights Walking Nights offer a truly magical experience. You can visit with Santa*, walk through snow falling inside the twinkling icicle forest, enjoy hot chocolate along the way, and experience up close all the wonder of the larger-than-life displays. ** Last admission at 8:00 **Please keep in mind that Santa is busy this time of year and has to return to the North Pole at 8:30. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: Members: Adults $10, Children (ages 3–15)$5, Non-Members: $12, Children (ages 3-15) $6. Event Web Link: http://hsvbg.org/galaxy/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 24, 2019, 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM.

Open Improv Jam

Live Entertainment This FREE event is like an open mic for improvisers! Your host, Jason Sims, will lead us through a number of fun, interactive improv games and activities built to work our creative muscles and just HAVE FUN! All experience levels are welcome! Come play with us! Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? Yes. Cost: FREE. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 24, 2019, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live

Live Entertainment The hilarious Peabody Award-winning hit TVcomedy iscoming to Huntsville with an all-new Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live: The Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour!  Join show creator and original host, Joel Hodgson, and the world’s greatest–and only–movie-riffing robots,Tom Servo, Crow, and Gypsy, as they take you on an exhilarating roller coaster ride through some of the cheesiest films ever made. Mystery Science Theater 3000 has earned its place in history as one of the Top 100 TV Shows of all time and is currently a hit show on Netflix. Now you can sit in the same theater with your favorite characters and experience this comedy phenomenon in a universally acclaimed LIVE event. This is the last chance to see Joel as he celebrates his final live tour performing the unique comedicart form he created. The exhilarating, nonstop, rapid-fire hilarity is brimming with hundreds of jokes riffed on a “So-Bad-It’s-Good” feature film, plus spirited sketches and songs that turn the stage into a circus-themed party. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Mark C. Smith Concert Hall. Cost: $73.50, $57.50, $47.50 & $37.50. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 24, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

The Rook In The Belly Of The Whale

Live Entertainment THE ROOK IN THE BELLY OF THE WHALE Company: Evil Cheez Productions Written and Directed by Wayne Miller Assistant Directors: Tanja Lewis Miller, Jeremy Jerome Woods About: The year is 1977, and four inmates help captive in St. Dismus Facility for the Criminally Insane are all claiming to be the world’s greatest master criminal—but only one of them can really be THE ROOK! How did The Rook come to be in this place? And how can he possibly hope to escape, when he can’t even remember his own past? THE ROOK IN THE BELLY OF THE WHALE, the latest in the wildly popular ROOK plays, will once again afford the audience the opportunity to try to solve the mystery! But attendees should beware: in order to unravel this riddle, it will be necessary to accompany The Rook down into the dark. And no one returns from the Belly of the Whale unchanged… Rated PG-13 for subject matter. Dates and times: Friday November 8 at 7:30 PM Saturday November 9 at 7:30 PM Sunday November 10 at 7:30 PM Friday November 15 at 7:30 PM… Venue/ Attraction: The Historic Lowry House. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Sunday, November 24, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, November 25, 2019.

One Table Huntsville

Free Events One Table Huntsville is a free city-wide Thanksgiving meal held in the heart of our city - Big Spring Park. It is an opportunity for strangers and friends to gather and share a meal at one long table. One Table Huntsville will take place on Monday, November 25th from 11:30am to 1:30pm along the lake in Big Spring Park between Church St. and Monroe St. #onetablehsv. Venue/ Attraction: Big Spring Park. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, November 25, 2019, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM.

2019 Galaxy of Lights: Dog Walking Nights

Seasonal Dogs are allowed on these evening and dog tickets can be purchased for $3. Galaxy of Lights Walking Nights offer a truly magical experience. You can visit with Santa, walk through snow falling inside the twinkling icicle forest, enjoy hot chocolate along the way, and experience up close all the wonder of the larger-than-life displays. ** Last admission at 8:00 **Please keep in mind that Santa is busy this time of year and has to return to the North Pole at 8:30. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: Members: Adults $10, Children (ages 3–15)$5, Non-Members: $12, Children (ages 3-15) $6. Event Web Link: http://hsvbg.org/galaxy/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, November 25, 2019, 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM.

Red Piano Mondays

Downtown Huntsville Each Monday, with our old red piano as the backdrop, we'll feature artists playing and singing tunes you already love and ones that will soon become favorites! Kick back on the rooftop, the lawn, inside the Booth, grab dinner, drinks & dessert from Pourhouse Huntsville, Mazzara's Italian Kitchen, Fresko Grille, Taqueria El Cazador at Stovehouse, Oh, crêpe & more! ** These Red Piano events are Rain or Shine, Hot or Cold. Outside if it's lovely out, inside The Booth if it's not! Venue/ Attraction: Stovehouse. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, November 25, 2019, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Competition: Photographers move from the light and search for the shadows.

Downtown Huntsville It’s competition night at the Huntsville Photographic Society The competition subject this month is : “Shadows” Come and see how the members interpreted the subject and hear the judge’s critique. It’s a learning experience.. Join us to compete in future competitions Visitors are always welcome but only members may compete. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville/ Madison County Main Public Library. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Monday, November 25, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 26, 2019.

Preserve Pals - Nature Explore Families' Club

Kids & Family Join us at Hays Nature Preserve every Tuesday 10am-1pm October 15 through December 17 for Preserve Pals - Nature Explore Families' Club! Connect with your family in nature! Drop in to the natural playground to enjoy a new nature-themed activity each week with your child. FREE for children of all ages with their favorite available adult. Clothes that can get a bit wet or dirty are recommended. In case of inclement weather, check Operation Green Team’s social media channels/platforms for notice of cancellation.Call 256.564.8077 or email denise.taylor@huntsvilleal.gov for more info. Venue/ Attraction: Hays Nature Preserve. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/435706557060737/. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/435706557060737/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM.

Tuesdays at 2

Kids & Family Join us in the Historic Park to learn about a historic craft or chore. You may be able to try your hand at it! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: included with admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Game Night

Social Events Bring your friends and your favorite game enjoy beer and board games at Straight to Ale. Board & Brew will be on site with great games for all ages available to rent (everything from classic family games to niche strategy games). Venue/ Attraction: Straight to Ale Brands (Campus 805). Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

2019 Galaxy of Lights: Walking Nights

Seasonal Galaxy of Lights Walking Nights offer a truly magical experience. You can visit with Santa*, walk through snow falling inside the twinkling icicle forest, enjoy hot chocolate along the way, and experience up close all the wonder of the larger-than-life displays. ** Last admission at 8:00 **Please keep in mind that Santa is busy this time of year and has to return to the North Pole at 8:30. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: Members: Adults $10, Children (ages 3–15)$5, Non-Members: $12, Children (ages 3-15) $6. Event Web Link: http://hsvbg.org/galaxy/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 5:30 PM – 9:30 PM.

Wish You Were Funny: Open Mic Comedy

Downtown Huntsville Wish You Were Funny: Open Mic Comedy will take place every Tuesday at Wish You Were Beer @ Campus 805. Sign up to tell some jokes at 7:30pm. The show will last from 8pm - 10pm and feature Huntsville comedians and maybe a few surprise guests. Each person who signs up gets 5 minutes to be funny on stage. Wish You Were Beer has over 40 great craft beers to choose from, as well as ciders, meads, and wines. So come out and have some fun with us! Venue/ Attraction: Wish You Were Beer - Campus 805. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM.

BrainBlast Trivia at Madison Station!

Social Events BrainBlast Trivia is back...at The Station! Join us every Tuesday for all the free, mind-challenging fun! Prizes for the top teams, along with great food, cold beer, and delicious drinks! We'll be spinning the hottest hits, too! Spread the word! Venue/ Attraction: Madison Station Bar & Grill. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 27, 2019.

BrainBlast Trivia at Moe's BBQ Downtown!

Social Events BrainBlast Trivia is super excited to be a part of the Southern Soul Food Revival, now in Downtown Huntsville! Join us at this beautiful new location for free, family-friendly trivia! Check out the beautiful two story location, featuring custom woodwork throughout, two rooftop terraces with roll up doors and full premium bars! Venue/ Attraction: Moe's Original BBQ Downtown. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 27, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Trivia at WYWB

Social Events Live Trivia with Trivia Masters! Every Wednesday at Wish You Were Beer @ Campus 805. General trivia weekly and themed trivia once a month. Wish You Were Beer has over 40 great craft beers to choose from, as well as ciders, meads, and wines. So come out and have some fun with us! Venue/ Attraction: Wish You Were Beer - Campus 805. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 27, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Dueling Pianos Trivia!

Live Music Come out to Huntsville's ONLY Dueling Pianos show! We do ours with a twist--playing games like Mix-n-Mashup and Spin the Wheel, plus Name that Tune and Music Trivia! Come compete to win silly prizes and also gift certificates to AM Booth's Lumberyard!! Venue/ Attraction: AM Booth's Lumberyard. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 27, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM.

Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Seasonal CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE brings its latest electrifying and reimagined live family holiday spectacular to Huntsville’s Von Braun Center – Mark C. Smith Concert Hall with one unforgettable performance presented by Red Tail Live! This critically-acclaimed extravaganza is both a Broadway musical and new Cirque adventure wrapped into the ultimate holiday gift for the entire family! Cirque Dreams Holidaze has been hailed by the New York Daily News as “A delicious confection of charm, sparkle and talent by the sleigh load.” It’s “the perfect holiday gift and show everyone will enjoy,” raved BroadwayWorld of the sold-out performances that “dazzled…at The Kennedy Center,” Washington Post. The Tennessean proclaimed it “A dazzling Holidaze Spectacle…for both young and old” at the Grand Ole Opry House. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center. Cost: $32 - $72. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Wednesday, November 27, 2019, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 28, 2019.

26th Annual Thanksgiving Day Hike

Runs & Walks Monte Sano Nature Preserve – 3 hours / Moderate / 4 miles Join us for a Thanksgiving Day tradition!  Be prepared for your Thanksgiving feast by starting the morning off with a Monte Sano hike lead by Land Trust volunteers and staff.  We’ll start out at Bankhead and work our way down to Three Caves on the Alms House Trail. Those who don’t want to make the walk back up will be shuttled to their cars. Please carpool to the starting location. This is a popular hike and parking is limited. Venue/ Attraction: Monte Sano Nature Preserve - Bankhead Trailhead. Event Web Link: https://www.landtrustnal.org/event/thanksgiving-hike18-2/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 28, 2019, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Huntsville Havoc vs. Birmingham: Peanuts Night featuring Snoopy

Sports Havoc fans love a good weenie race, but this time, all small dogs are welcome for our first ever SMALL DOG RACES! Meet Snoopy and cheer on the Havoc as they wear special Peanuts-themed jerseys to celebrate the legendary Charles Schultz comic. $2 pizza, $2 hot dogs, $2 soda and $2 beer courtesy of Simple Helix. Sport Team Name: Huntsville Havoc. Cost: $13+. Event Web Link: http://huntsvillehavoc.com/view/huntsvillehavoc. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Propst Arena. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 28, 2019, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Thursday Night Swing

Social Events Come swing dance with us every Thursday night at Lowe Mill A&E in the Flying Monkey Theatre. Each week, we teach a variety of levels of classes in: Charleston, Lindy Hop, Solo Jazz, Balboa, and even Blues. It’s fun, relaxed, and you’re never required to have a partner! After lessons, we open up the floor for an hour and half of social dancing and practice time to the tunes of some of the best swing DJs in town. Our beginner and core classes start at 7:30 PM, then we open up the floor at 8:30 PM for social dancing. More info at: www.swinghuntsville.com. Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Cost: $10 general, $5 students & 1st time, $5 dance only. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Thursday, November 28, 2019, 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM.

Tinsel Trail 2019

Seasonal Tinsel Trail is a display of live Christmas trees in Downtown Huntsville's Big Spring Park. An anticipated 300 trees will decorate the park for the holiday season. Intended to promote community, each tree is sponsored by a local corporation, group, or family, and can be decorated by its sponsor or another organization designated by the sponsor. 2019 Tinsel Trail sponsor: Jerry Damson and DHI. Venue/ Attraction: Big Spring Park East. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: http://tinseltrail.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 29, 2019 – Wednesday, January 1, 2020.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 29, 2019.

Fleet Feet Run It Off Fun Run

Runs & Walks You enjoyed your turkey, now its time to run it off. Join us at Fleet Feet for a free, fun run -- 3 or 5 miles. All paces welcome! Venue/ Attraction: Fleet Feet Huntsville. Is the event free? Yes. Cost: FREE. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 29, 2019, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM.

Sit & Stitch with SPARKLE Studio

Social Events Every Friday is Sit & Stitch at SPARKLE Studio! (Studio 103, first floor, south building) Bring your current project or ideas you’re considering for a future project (spinning, weaving, crocheting, knitting, handsewing, needlework, etc.). Come on over and find some camaraderie among like minded folks. We are usually a small, intimate group. Even if you don’t know a soul when you arrive, you’ll leave with some new friends. We open at noon and will be open until 8 pm. Stay as short or as long a time as you wish. You’re welcome to bring a drink, snack, or meal with you. We even have extra Piper & Leaf tea jars if you forget yours at home! We also welcome “Show and Tell.” Please bring some of your finished projects to show off to the rest of the group. We want to celebrate your accomplishments. You may even inspire someone’s next project choice! Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Cost: FREE. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 29, 2019, 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

10th Annual Village of Providence Tree Lighting and Toys-for-Tots Drive

Seasonal Join us in Providence Park for the 10th Annual Tree Lighting event. Games, activities and pictures with Santa free with a new unwrapped toy for Toys-for-Tots. Our Village of Providence businesses will have crafts and game tents set up for your enjoyment. Event starts at 4:00 p.m. Santa arrives at 4:00 p.m. Tree lighting at 6:00 p.m. Help bring Christmas to local children in need. Drop a new unwrapped toy off at any participating Village of Providence business before Saturday, December 7th. Or bring a toy with you when you come to see Santa. No outside food or drink at this event. Please visit one of our local restaurants for all your food and beverage needs. Venue/ Attraction: Village of Providence Park. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 29, 2019, 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

10th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

Outdoors Join us in Providence Park for the 10th Annual Tree Lighting event. Games, activities and pictures with Santa free with a new unwrapped toy for Toys-for-Tots. Our Village of Providence businesses will have crafts and game tents set up for your enjoyment. Event starts at 4:00 p.m. Santa arrives at 4:00 p.m. Tree lighting at 6:00 p.m. Help bring Christmas to local children in need. Drop a new unwrapped toy off at any participating Village of Providence business before Wednesday, December 11th. . No outside food or drink at this event. Please visit one of our local restaurants for all your food and beverage needs. Venue/ Attraction: Village of Providence Park. Is the event free? Yes. Cost: FREE. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 29, 2019, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Santa's Village: The North Pole Express

Seasonal All ages will delight in visiting Santa in his workshop at The North Pole! Step inside The North Pole Express, Santa’s real-life train car, to create your very own ornament! Write a letter to Santa at The North Pole Post Office! See Santa’s Magic Garden light up The North Pole with twinkling lights and your favorite holiday songs! Snow shows, cookies, and musical entertainment all add to the fun at the Village Santa Calls Home! Santa’s Magic Garden is sponsored by Jerry Damson Parking: Surrounding downtown streets and parking garage provide most parking. Limited parking is available in the Historic Huntsville Depot parking lot. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Depot, Museum, & Roundhouse. Cost: $7. Event Web Link: https://www.earlyworks.com/santa-s-village. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 29, 2019, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Yellowhammer Rum Release Party

Social Events Yellowhammer is excited to present our newest craft spirit venture -- Rum! Take a break from the holiday shopping and festivities to enjoy some laid back topical vibes in the Lounge complete with Tiki themed cocktails and food.  Rum Bottles will be available to purchase along with some special Yellowhammer Spirit Christmas Gift packages. 21+ only. Venue/ Attraction: Yellowhammer's Lost Highway Bierhall. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 29, 2019, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

2019 Galaxy of Lights

Seasonal See Santa soar over a delightful winter village, nursery rhyme characters spring to life, traditional holiday scenes, and much more. Galaxy of Lights is the perfect holiday treat for the young and young at heart. *Galaxy will be closed December 2 and 3 for the Galaxy 5k and 3k PASSENGER CAR $25/car (up to 10 people) Military Mondays: Receive $5 off at the gate with ID VANS & TOUR BUSES $25 for up to 10 people, $3 for each additional person (tour bus driver is free). Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: $25/car (up to 10 people). Event Web Link: http://hsvbg.org/galaxy/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 29, 2019, 5:30 PM – 10:30 PM.

Tim Cannon at Good Company Cafe

South Huntsville Tim Cannon, a powerhouse southern artist, will be gracing us with his presence this November and we are so excited. Check out his music here http://www.timcannonmusic.com/ and come be #ingoodcompany during our fall music sets featuring dinner, tapas, and delicious wine and beer. Venue/ Attraction: Good Company Cafe. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 29, 2019, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM.

Comic Science Improv

Live Entertainment The Comic Science Improv crew will bring a clean, family friendly improvised show to the Shenanigans stage. Due to the magic of improv, all content is made up on the spot and guaranteed to be fresh and funny.  Tickets available at shenanigans.yapsody.com. Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? No. Cost: $10. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 29, 2019, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM.

Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Musical

Live Entertainment The beloved tradition that continues to capture the hearts of children and their families everywhere comes to the live stage for the first time ever in this all-new musical and premiere stage production. When the top Scout Elf of his graduating class is sent to a disconnected, multi-generational family struggle to rediscover Christmas spirit, he’s got to find a way off the shelf and into their hearts. This toe-tapping, heartwarming story of one small elf’s big impact on his adoptive family includes an exclusive invitation to Santa’s North Pole and engages audiences with a glimpse into the magical lives of Scout Elves. Featuring an original story and score, dazzling sets and costumes, and wondrous moments that make even the most cynical believe, this momentous celebration of the season leaves spirits high and captivates all with the splendor of Christmas. Venue/ Attraction: Von Braun Center Mark C. Smith Concert Hall. Cost: $63.50; $53.50; $43.50; $33.50. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 29, 2019, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

Skating in the Park DJ Night

Seasonal Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for additional fun on the ice during the Skating in the Park DJ nights. Brought to you by McDonald’s, enjoy music from DJ Billy Brasfield while skating this season. The McDonald’s DJ nights will take place from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. at the outdoor skating rink. Follow Skating in the Park on Facebook and Instagram for the latest information on hours and special events. REGULAR HOURS: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM Admission & Rental: $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Event Web Link: https://hsvmuseum.org/events/skating-in-the-park-3/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 29, 2019, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM.

Plan B Duo

Live Music Plan B Duo   at the Inside Bar DJ Caleb on the Porch. Venue/ Attraction: Furniture Factory. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Friday, November 29, 2019, 8:00 PM – 11:55 PM.

Auburn Football vs Alabama @ Jordan-Hare Stadium

Sports Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 30, 2019.

Skating in the Park

Social Events Join the Huntsville Museum of Art for the eighth season of Skating in the Park! Skaters of all ages can come out for family fun on the ice with special events and appearances throughout the season. Follow Skating in the Park on social media or visit hsvmuseum.org for the latest updates. Hours: Monday-Thursday – 4PM-9PM Friday – 4PM-10PM Saturday – 10AM-10PM Sunday – 12PM-8PM $15 Ages 10 & up $10 Ages 9 and under $13 Groups of 10 or more $5 Scooter Rental $5 DISCOUNT IF YOU BRING YOUR OWN SKATES. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Museum of Art. Cost: $10-$15 per person. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 30, 2019.

Fleet Feet IronBowl Fun Run

Runs & Walks Alabama vs. Auburn, show your team spirit and join us at Fleet Feet for a free, fun run -- 3 or 5 miles. All paces welcome! Venue/ Attraction: Fleet Feet Huntsville. Is the event free? Yes. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 30, 2019, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM.

Authors Market

Free Events Shop Local on Small Business Saturday! Purchase books by local authors at our Authors Market! Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville/ Madison County Main Public Library. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: https://events.hmcpl.org/event/3060759. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 30, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

Small Business Saturday at The Mill

Free Events November 30th, we want to share Small Business Saturday® with you! It’s a holiday shopping tradition, backed by American Express, that celebrates small businesses like ours. And it wouldn’t be a celebration without customers like you joining us. Many of our studios and independently owned businesses will have special offers and demonstrations. So mark your calendar for November 30th — the Saturday after Thanksgiving — and get ready to Shop Small® with us. Grab a friend or family member and come by Lowe Mill A&E during our public hours from 10AM – 6PM. You can help get the word out and celebrate Small Business Saturday by using #ShopSmall on Facebook, Instagram, and all your social networks. Thank you for all your support, and we’ll see you Saturday, November 30th! Venue/ Attraction: Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. Is the event free? Yes. Event Web Link: http://www.lowemill.net/event/small-business-saturday/?instance_id=161754. Facebook Event Web Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/426775417983591/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 30, 2019, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

Step Back in Time

Kids & Family Join us in the Historic Park for a special demonstration of a historic craft or chore. You might be able to try your hand at it. (Topics subject to change without notice; for more information call 256-536-2882). Fill out your afternoon with a FREE guided Historic Park tour every Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 pm! Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: https://burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 30, 2019, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Guided Tour of the Historic Park

Kids & Family Each Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 take a guided tour of the Historic Park. Learn about the structures, artifacts and families who lived in each of our historic homes. Meet your guide at the gate entering the Historic Park (in front of Eddins House). Tour included with admission. Venue/ Attraction: Burritt on the Mountain. Cost: Included in Admission. Event Web Link: http://www.burrittonthemountain.com/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2018 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 30, 2019, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.

Santa's Village: The North Pole Express

Seasonal All ages will delight in visiting Santa in his workshop at The North Pole! Step inside The North Pole Express, Santa’s real-life train car, to create your very own ornament! Write a letter to Santa at The North Pole Post Office! See Santa’s Magic Garden light up The North Pole with twinkling lights and your favorite holiday songs! Snow shows, cookies, and musical entertainment all add to the fun at the Village Santa Calls Home! Santa’s Magic Garden is sponsored by Jerry Damson Parking: Surrounding downtown streets and parking garage provide most parking. Limited parking is available in the Historic Huntsville Depot parking lot. Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Depot, Museum, & Roundhouse. Cost: $7. Event Web Link: https://www.earlyworks.com/santa-s-village. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 30, 2019, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

2019 Galaxy of Lights

Seasonal See Santa soar over a delightful winter village, nursery rhyme characters spring to life, traditional holiday scenes, and much more. Galaxy of Lights is the perfect holiday treat for the young and young at heart. *Galaxy will be closed December 2 and 3 for the Galaxy 5k and 3k PASSENGER CAR $25/car (up to 10 people) Military Mondays: Receive $5 off at the gate with ID VANS & TOUR BUSES $25 for up to 10 people, $3 for each additional person (tour bus driver is free). Venue/ Attraction: Huntsville Botanical Garden. Cost: $25/car (up to 10 people). Event Web Link: http://hsvbg.org/galaxy/. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 30, 2019, 5:30 PM – 10:30 PM.

Comedy Reflux - Where stand up and improv collide!

Live Entertainment In this hilarious format, stand up comics perform a short set and the house improv troupe, Don't Fear the Weasel, then performs a series of scenes based on what they just heard. This rotation continues for the entirety of the show until it culminates with a big improv elimination game with the improvisers and the comics competing to see who the last one standing will be. Tickets available at shenanigans.yapsody.com. Venue/ Attraction: Shenanigans Comedy Theatre. Is the event free? No. Cost: $10. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 30, 2019, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM.

Juice

Live Music Juice   at the Inside Bar DJ Caleb on the Porch. Venue/ Attraction: Furniture Factory. Copyright: © Our Valley Events 2019 - All Rights Reserved. Saturday, November 30, 2019, 8:00 PM – 11:55 PM.