7 fun + exciting events to enjoy in the Rocket City in June

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Among several events to enjoy in the Rocket City in June is the 19th Annual Cigar Box Guitar Festival. (Michael Seale/Hville Blast)

This may blow your mind, but May is almost over and June is near. That means 2023 is almost halfway done! Well, let’s appreciate that June is filled with cool and fun events to enjoy in the Rocket City!

Here are just a handful of cool things to do during the month in and around Huntsville:

Cigar Box Guitar Festival – June 3

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Huntsville’s Cigar Box Guitar Festival is known nationwide. (Michael Seale/Hville Blast)

The Cigar Box Guitar Festival at Lowe Mill is the world’s longest-running CBG festival, raising funds for music education in Madison County. This is an annual event that has received nationwide buzz, and it’s an amazing experience for music lovers everywhere.

Huntsville Master Chorale ‘Reflections’ – June 3

This event is an amazing musical experience! (Huntsville Master Chorale)

This amazing concert will be directed by none other than the internationally known conductor and clinician, Dr. Jeffrey Allen Murdock. It’s a free event and if it is anything like last year’s amazing performance, it will be unforgettable.

Huntsville Botanical Garden Wedding Expo – June 4

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Anyone planning a wedding needs to come to the Wedding Expo at Huntsville Botanical Garden. (www.joelandamberphotography.com)

Weddings are wonderful, but planning them can be daunting. Well, that’s why one of the events to enjoy in the Rocket City next month is the first-ever Huntsville Botanical Garden Wedding Expo. No matter where you are in the wedding planning stage, this event is for you — it includes dozens of vendors that can help you in your planning process!

Friends + Fiction Live – June 6

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Here’s one of the cool events to enjoy in the Rocket City in June. (Snail on the Wall)

New York Times bestselling author Kristin Harmel visits Huntsville Tuesday, June 6 to discuss her new novel THE PARIS DAUGHTER at an event hosted by Snail On The Wall and the Huntsville Library Foundation.

Trash Pandas Beer + Wine Festival – June 17

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Looking for exciting events to enjoy in the Rocket City? How about this one! (Rocket City Trash Pandas)

One of the most popular events at Toyota Field is back in 2023 when the Rocket City Trash Pandas Beer & Wine Fest returns to Madison! This event will feature more than 65 varieties of beer, wine and champagne for guests to enjoy. 

HuntsvilleCon – June 24

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There are few more unique events to enjoy in the Rocket City next month than HuntsvilleCon. (HuntsvilleCon)

HuntsvilleCon is a collectors’ mecca convention taking place at the Embassy Suites in Huntsville. This is one of Alabama’s best and truest comic conventions featuring fandoms of multiple genres.

Ja Rule + Ashanti at The Orion – June 30

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Any event at The Orion is going to be pretty special. (Michael Seale/Hville Blast)

What a night! These two performers have won awards, sold millions of albums and toured the world to sell-out crowds — individually — and now are together in one awesome show at the Orion Amphitheater.

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