Attractions August 15, 2015
12 Awesome Things You Can Do In Alabama When It’s Raining
If you’re anything like me, you absolutely HATE rainy days! Luckily, there are many different types of things you can do indoors when it’s raining. Let’s take a look at 12 things you can do in Alabama that are GUARANTEED to chase the rainy day blues away:
During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.
1. Visit the U.S. Space & Rocket Center to learn about the U.S. space program.
Location: One Tranquility Base, Huntsville, AL 35805
2. Take a spin around the ice rink.
If you're in the Montgomery area on a rainy day, you can ice skate inside Eastdale Mall. Their ice rink is open year-round.
3. Visit your local public library.
There's no better time to read a book than on a rainy day!
4. Call up your friends and go bowling.
And if you're not the best bowler, so what! All that matters is you and your friends have a GREAT time!
5. Go cave exploring.
Exploring Cathedral Caverns is another wonderful activity to do on a rainy day. Cathedral Caverns State Park is located at
637 Cave Rd,
Woodville, AL 35769. Cave tours are scheduled throughout the day.
6. Spend the day shopping.
Shopping always chases those rainy day blues away! Spending money doesn't, but shopping sure does!
7. Play a fun round of indoor mini golf.
Scutter Putters Mini Golf & More, located in Opelika, is a great place to play a round of indoor mini golf. Their 18-hole course's theme is "Journey Across America," where each hole is a historic landmark or place of interest in the United States.
8. Visit the Alabama Music Hall of Fame to learn all about Alabama's music history.
Location: 617 Highway 72 W,
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
9. Go to the movies.
Watching one of Hollywood's newest releases is a great way to spend a rainy afternoon.
10. Have fun at an indoor trampoline park.
Shakalaka Extreme Air Sports is one of the largest jumping fields in America. With over 12,000 sq ft of connected, world-class trampolines in a 30,000 sq ft facility, you're GUARANTEED to have the time of your life! Shakalaka Extreme Air Sports is located at 4710 University Dr,
Huntsville, Al 35816.
11. Visit an arcade.
Arcades are fun for all ages. If you're in the Orange Beach area on a rainy day, I recommend checking out Fat Daddy's Arcade. It's a GREAT place for the entire family!
12. Gather up your girlfriends and have a spa day.
Everyone deserves a little pampering every now and then. I recommend the spa at Marriott Shoals Hotel & Spa in Florence. They offer a wide variety of services and the experience is PHENOMENAL!!!
What do you enjoy doing on a rainy day? Share in the comments below!