Events By Season

Spring Events

    Cocktails at The View

    October 28 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2020

    The View, 3101 Burritt Drive
    Huntsville, AL 35801
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    Cocktails at The View  Join us Every Wednesday 5-8pm through October. Welcome Back! Same View New Setup. Watch the sun go down and enjoy a cocktail on our elevated Overlook.  You bring your friends, we provide The View, seating, full service cash bar and gourmet food items for purchase from our market cart. In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic we have implemented precautions for your safety.

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    Cocktails at The View

    November 4 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2020

    The View, 3101 Burritt Drive
    Huntsville, AL 35801
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    Cocktails at The View  Join us Every Wednesday 5-8pm through October. Welcome Back! Same View New Setup. Watch the sun go down and enjoy a cocktail on our elevated Overlook.  You bring your friends, we provide The View, seating, full service cash bar and gourmet food items for purchase from our market cart. In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic we have implemented precautions for your safety.

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    $10 – $100

    Blacksmithing: “3 Hook Coat Rack”

    November 14 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    SOLD OUT! Using the forge, anvil, and basic hand tools students will learn to make a beautiful coat rack!

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    $10.00 – $125.00

    Stained Glass: “Classic Stained Glass Box”

    April 17, 2021 - April 18, 2021
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    Calling all previous Stained Glass students! In this intermediate workshop you will create a stained glass box that is perfect for jewelry or other treasures.

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    $10.00 – $110

    Photography: Visual Storytelling

    April 17, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    We all have a story to tell. Learn to use photography in a creative and technically proficient manner to explore concepts for storytelling and photo essays with instructor Eric Dusenbery.

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Summer Events

    Cocktails at The View

    October 28 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2020

    The View, 3101 Burritt Drive
    Huntsville, AL 35801
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    Cocktails at The View  Join us Every Wednesday 5-8pm through October. Welcome Back! Same View New Setup. Watch the sun go down and enjoy a cocktail on our elevated Overlook.  You bring your friends, we provide The View, seating, full service cash bar and gourmet food items for purchase from our market cart. In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic we have implemented precautions for your safety.

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    Cocktails at The View

    November 4 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2020

    The View, 3101 Burritt Drive
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    + Google Map

    Cocktails at The View  Join us Every Wednesday 5-8pm through October. Welcome Back! Same View New Setup. Watch the sun go down and enjoy a cocktail on our elevated Overlook.  You bring your friends, we provide The View, seating, full service cash bar and gourmet food items for purchase from our market cart. In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic we have implemented precautions for your safety.

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Fall Events

    $46.00

    Quilling: “Fall Wreath”

    October 23 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    SOLD OUT! Learn how to make a fall wreath using several different quilling techniques.

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    $95.00

    Jewelry Making: “Bangled Bracelet”

    October 23 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    SOLD OUT! This elegant intermediate project will build on the Pattern Wire bracelet project. Students must have taken or be registered for the Wire Wrapped Bracelet class before this workshop is scheduled.

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    $10.00 – $120.00

    Ceramics: “Fall Pumpkin”

    October 24 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    Create a one-of-a-kind decorative work of art in Burritt’s brand new Pottery Studio. This is a beginner ceramics workshop. No previous experience necessary!

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    $10 – $100

    Blacksmithing: “Tongs”

    October 24 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    SOLD OUT! October is the perfect time of year to get in our forge and learn the basics of blacksmithing!

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    $10.00 – $80.00

    Stained Glass: “Wishing Star”

    October 24 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    SOLD OUT! Come make this lovely stained glass Wishing Star that is perfect for the holidays or any time of year!

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    Cocktails at The View

    October 28 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2020

    The View, 3101 Burritt Drive
    Huntsville, AL 35801
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    Cocktails at The View  Join us Every Wednesday 5-8pm through October. Welcome Back! Same View New Setup. Watch the sun go down and enjoy a cocktail on our elevated Overlook.  You bring your friends, we provide The View, seating, full service cash bar and gourmet food items for purchase from our market cart. In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic we have implemented precautions for your safety.

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    Halloween in 1910
    $8

    Boo at Burritt!

    October 30 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    The Historic Park, 3101 Burritt Drive
    Huntsville, AL 35801 United States
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    Halloween fun for the whole family! Did you know Halloween was celebrated in America in the 1800’s? Let’s continue the tradition with a historical haunting adventure in the Burritt Historic Park and Barnyard. Enjoy crafts, candy and snacks throughout the park.  Visit the Fortune Teller for an entertaining historical reading or hear a chilling ghost tale read by the Huntsville-Madison County Public Library. After that, stop by and see live slithery reptiles with CM Exotic Reptiles. Grab your camera and have your picture taken with live exotic reptiles and learn some educational fun facts too.

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    Cocktails at The View

    November 4 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 5:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2020

    The View, 3101 Burritt Drive
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    + Google Map

    Cocktails at The View  Join us Every Wednesday 5-8pm through October. Welcome Back! Same View New Setup. Watch the sun go down and enjoy a cocktail on our elevated Overlook.  You bring your friends, we provide The View, seating, full service cash bar and gourmet food items for purchase from our market cart. In response to the COVID-19 Pandemic we have implemented precautions for your safety.

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    Folklife Festival 2020

    November 7 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Burritt on the Mountain, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, AL 35801 United States
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    Join us at Burritt’s Folklife Festival which will showcase craftspeople, artists and presenters who will share their knowledge about the traditions, skills, handicrafts and arts of our region during the 1800’s and early 1900s. Come hear toe tapping traditional music and watch demonstrators as they show you how our ancestors worked, lived and created art. Skills that will be demonstrated include: blacksmithing, pottery, spinning, basket weaving, quilling, open hearth cooking and much, much more. You won’t want to miss this wonderful experience! (Included with regular admission prices).

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    $52.00

    Wood-Burning: “Holiday Tree Ornaments”

    November 13 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    SOLD OUT! Come learn the techniques of wood-burning and make a set of lovely holiday tree ornaments.

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    $60.00

    Glass: “Hand Painted Ornaments”

    November 14 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    Come create a set of original hand painted glass ornaments and add a personal touch to your holiday tree!

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    $10.00 – $140.00

    Jewelry Making: “Wire Workshop”

    November 14 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    Create a set of beautiful jewelry just in time for the holidays! This intermediate project will build on the Pattern Wire bracelet project. Students must have taken or be registered for the Wire Wrapped Bracelet class before this workshop is scheduled.

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    $10.00 – $90.00

    Quilting: “Holiday Stocking”

    November 14 @ 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    Learn beginner sewing and quilting techniques and make a stocking for the upcoming holidays.

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    $43.00

    Youth Workshop: “Quilling Snowflake Ornaments”

    November 17 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    Learn the art of quilling with paper and make a set of holiday ornaments! This workshop is open to adults and teens ages 14 and up. Please note: anyone under 19 must attend with a parent or guardian.

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    $52.00

    Wood-burning: “Personalized Holiday Tree Ornaments”

    November 17 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    Come learn the techniques of wood-burning and make a set of lovely personalized holiday tree ornaments

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    $65.00

    Plants and Herbs: “Victorian Art of Pressed Flowers”

    April 17, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Burritt Folk School, 3101 Burritt Dr.
    Huntsville, 35801 United States
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    Join us and learn the history and process of pressing flowers and create bookmarks, note cards, candles, and more.

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Winter Events

Holiday Events