Alabama Jaunts: Feb. 7-8 Crafts, Canoe races, Dinosaurs, Living History & more

  • dinosaurs alive dedman
  • fort toulouse dedman
  • home depot kids free heart box
  • locust fork canoe race dedman
  • world of wheels dedman

This week flew by super fast.  I’m not sure if it’s because I’ve got self imposed projects around the house I want to do or if this is a sign of getting older that...

More

Where to go in North Alabama: U.S. Space & Rocket Center, Sci-Quest, Monte Sano, Jesse Owens, Oakville Indian Mounds & more

  • christie dedman rickwood caverns
    My three check out the water inside Rickwood Caverns looking for blind fish. (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • covered bridges blount christie dedman
    Horton Mill Bridge in Oneonta. It's fun to drive across with the kids. (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • helen kellers home christie dedman
    Ivy Green in Tuscumbia - birthplace of Helen Keller (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • Imagination place dedman
    Imagination Place in Gadsden (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • jesse owens museum christie dedman
    Inside Jesse Owens Memorial Museum (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • little river canyon dedman 2
    Little River Canyon falls (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • little river canyon dedman
    Hiking at Little River Canyon and bird watching (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • long jump jesse owens
    Long jump area at Jesse Owens Memorial Museum (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • noccalula falls dedman
    Noccalula Falls & statue Gadsden, AL (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • oakville arrowheads
    Arrowhead display at Oakville Indian Mound museum free admission (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • oakville indian mounds christie dedman
    Climbing a mound at Oakville. (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • rickwood caverns christie dedman
    Inside Rickwood Caverns (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • stoney lonesome
    Stoney Lonesome OHV park in Cullman. (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • US Space & rocket center christie dedman
    Space and Rocket Center Huntsville (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • Wheeler refuge dedman
    Wheeler National Refuge (Photo by Christie Dedman)
  • russell cave christie dedman
    Looking out from inside Russell Cave National Monument (Photo by Christie Dedman)

North Alabama has a wealth of places to go if you are new to the area or you have lived here all of your life.  I will define North Alabama by anything north of Jefferson...

More

Alabama Jaunts: Jan. 31 – Salamander Festival, Hummingbirds, Bird Feeder Craft & more

  • christie dedman salamander festival
    Salamander Festival is Saturday. If you have an animal loving child then head over to Homewood Senior Center.
  • ruffner mountain christie dedman
    Head over to Ruffner Mountain and let the kids learn about birds and build a bird feeder.
  • salamander festival christie dedman
    My daughter holding one of the many salamanders. My kids love the Salamander Festival. Kids can hold salamanders, turtles and more. Saturday Jan. 31 Time: 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • von braun planetarium movie
    Monte Sano Von Braun Astro Society Planetarium Show

Do you work for the weekends?  As in you can’t wait to spend time with the kids and enjoy some free or cheap entertainment – well you’re in luck.  Here are some events to...

More