Our featured musician of the week is ... Will Johnson
FRI Annual Camp-Out in the Garden at Huntsville Botanical Garden. Pitch a tent, enjoy a night hike and a hot dog dinner with your family. Registration required. 5pm
FRI (local music) Concert on the Docks feat. The Revelers at Lowe Mill. Lawn chairs, coolers and blankets welcome. $2 parking donation and carpooling encouraged. 6-9pm.
FRI/SAT WhistleStop Festival & Rocket City BBQ Cook-Off at Huntsville Depot, downtown. Live entertainment, children's playzone and BBQ competitions and Alabama's State Cornhole Championship.
FRI/SAT Little Shop of Horrors at James Clemons High School. The classic rock musical comes to life Friday 7pm, and Saturday 2pm & 7pm.
FRI (local music) Tony Perdue and The Devastators at Copper Top, Huntsville AL.
FRI (local music) Go-Go-Killers, Wolf Among Sheep, Phylum, The Moose at Hideaway's Lounge, Huntsville AL.
SAT SOS Safety Fair at Kids Kingdown, Dublin Park, Madison AL. Family fun, inflatables, prizes and refreshments. No admission fee. 10am-1pm.
MON Cinco De Mayo Patio Party for Princess Theatre at Mellow Mushroom, downtown Decatur. Benefits the Princess.
TUE (local music) Will Johnson at Tangled String Studio, Lowe Mill, Huntsville AL.
THU (local music) Amanda Shires at Tangled String Studio, Lowe Mill, Huntsville AL.
FRI (May 10) Hand-On Trucks at Sci-Quest. Children can explore their favorite trucks and meet the people who drive them ... from ice crea trucks to fire engines. Admission fee. Runs 10am-2pm.
FRI/SAT(May 9-10) Rocket City Brewfest hosted by Free The Hops. Sample the finest craft beers brewed locally and around the world. Friday the 9th from 7-11pm. Saturday the 10th from 4-8pm. Admission fee.