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Treasure Hunt at Gold Mountain

Burritt on the Mountain 3101 Burritt Dr., Huntsville

Treasure Hunt at Gold Mountain Stake your claim on all the fun at Treasure Hunt at Gold Mountain! Hunt for treasure at this exciting, interactive adventure opening on March 12th. Experience the Alabama Gold Rush of 1829 as you “shop” in the General Store for provisions, build a cabin out of child-size faux logs, pan for “gold” in the sluice, play traditional games, learn about the Trail of Tears, try your hand at pioneer chores and much more. Clues are given along the way so you can find “gold nuggets” along with tons of fun.

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Explore History: Native Americans of Alabama

Burritt on the Mountain 3101 Burritt Dr., Huntsville

Explore History: Native Americans of Alabama Saturday, May 7th 10:00 – 4:00 Come explore the history and culture of the Native Americans of Alabama. You will enjoy discovering which tribes lived in Alabama when settlers moved here, watching American Indian artisans as they demonstrate their traditional crafts, and hearing the stories of some of the specific Cherokee families that lived in our area.

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Music: “Flute Making with Charlie Mato-Toyela”

Burritt Folk School 3101 Burritt Dr., Huntsville

Join us for this special workshop brought to you in partnership with the Alabama Folklife Association! Charlie Mato-Toyela will teach students about the history of Cherokee flute making and then guide the class as they make a traditional Cherokee whistle.

$30.00