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Big Spring Park

200 Church St NW, Huntsville, AL 35801-5541
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Lots of fish, and great shopping

Such a beautiful area with lots of wildlife for your kids to enjoy. There are a lot of restaurants... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ashley E
Huntsville, Alabama
via mobile
Not having Fun!

we took our dogs who got 2 excited trying to attack the geese & catch fish. Also a terrible place... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Debra C
Lexington, Kentucky
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200 Church St NW, Huntsville, AL 35801-5541
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Such a beautiful area with lots of wildlife for your kids to enjoy. There are a lot of restaurants and shopping as well. We rode our bikes all over. And as an avid bike rider I was slightly bummed to find that there weren't many...More

Thank Ashley E
Reviewed 1 week ago

we took our dogs who got 2 excited trying to attack the geese & catch fish. Also a terrible place if u have small potty-trained children since all the restaurants refuse anyone unless u r a patron! Great, romantic place without dogs or children. We...More

Thank Debra C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Big Spring Park was recently renovated. They have made it look much cleaner and given more space for people and events. The fish and the ducks are big attractions and people are constantly feeding them. The east side of the park has plenty of shade...More

Thank Wilkoson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went down to the park to enjoy some of the scenery and lucked up on the Movie in the park.There was food truck vendors, music and games for the kids. Just bring a picnic basket if you want, it not try some local fare from...More

Thank Kelley2639
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This park was wonderful, nicely kept sidewalks that wrapped around a beautiful lake with fountains and bridge. Lots of locals come here. I took my mom here every evening we were in Huntsville to feed the carp and ducks. Very relaxing and just a beautiful...More

Thank worthenks
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the family here and we enjoyed feeding the ducks and fish. The sound of the fountains and streams is very relaxing. There is some shade trees, but not many. Bring a blanket and pack a lunch and just enjoy the time. If there is...More

Thank Jack G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After spending an afternoon hanging out downtown at a brewery and a pizza place, we decided to take a walk down to the spring. Form a distance we could hear music. We were delighted to find a large group of drums and other musical instruments...More

Thank Jgreenway151
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice park to visit, but the City of Huntsville has decreased the size of the lake to what appears to be half of what it used to be. I assume this is to make room for the "functions" they have there. Does anybody realize when...More

Thank 38thalabama
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Lovely peaceful park. Be sure and bring quarters to buy fish and duck food. Lazy walk, quiet, enjoyable

Thank gregorya1950
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The concerts in the park are a wonderful. Great to bring your family & animal friendly they have great food truck to purchase food or bring your on picnic lay back and relax

Thank dcollier025
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Do I need to do anything special to have a commitment ceremony here. It will be 3 people and we will say our promises to eachother in front of a witness (3rd person) and then that's all. Wondering if that's okay.
31 May 2017|
Response from Greg T | Reviewed this property |
should be no problem, but you will have the public walking around you. as long as you don't need to reserve the gazebo.
Are dogs welcome?
27 August 2016|
Response from Wilkoson | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely as long as they are on a lease. Many patrons bring their dogs, there is a great walkway throughout the park and along the water.
Justin H
Dose it have wifi
24 August 2016|
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Response from PD G | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe that big spring park has wifi but the restaurants in the area do have wifi. Huntsville is a very progressive technological city in north Alabama. The art museum is in big spring park, embassy suites is... More