Huntsville entertainment districts http://apr.org en Huntsville Opening 2 Entertainment Districts http://apr.org/post/huntsville-opening-2-entertainment-districts <p>The city of Huntsville is trying to spice up life in its downtown area with a pair of new entertainment districts.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Promoters are planning a Thursday launch for the new areas, where restaurant and bar patrons will be able to purchase alcohol to-go and then stroll the streets at night.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The goal is to have area that includes street performers, outdoor movies, art demonstrations and more.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; City officials say they'll review operations and make possible adjustments to the areas' boundaries and rules after 90 days.<br> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 11:26:33 +0000 The Associated Press 32645 at http://apr.org Huntsville Opening 2 Entertainment Districts Huntsville Approves Entertainment Districts http://apr.org/post/huntsville-approves-entertainment-districts <p>Visitors will soon be able to walk around downtown Huntsville with an adult beverage in hand.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; WAFF-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1aeMVoU ) the Huntsville city council on Thursday approved two separate entertainment districts. People will be allowed to walk around with an alcoholic beverage in the districts on Thursdays and Fridays starting June 20.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Mayor Tommy Battle says he hopes the council can find a way to add Saturdays. But for now the mayor says there aren't enough police officers to allow for that.<br> Fri, 24 May 2013 11:57:10 +0000 The Associated Press 31027 at http://apr.org Huntsville Approves Entertainment Districts