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Tourism Tuesdays November 18, 2014

Governor’s Mansion open for candlelight tours Alabama Barbecue book: Road trips to more than 75 restaurants in 52 cities Marker to recall ’69 Rolling Stones session in Shoals Jason Isbell to share ‘Art of Songwriting’ at Alabama Music Hall of Fame Birmingham’s Saw’s Soul Kitchen makes GQ’s list ’50 Things to Eat Right Now’ Selma […]

Tourism Tuesdays November 11, 2014

Alabama Barbecue book signing Friday at Books-A-Million Gulf Shores and Orange Beach Tourism projects 2014 as another record year First trailer for the movie “Selma” is released Scottsboro Boys dazzles at Garrick C.T. Vivian to receive Fred L. Shuttlesworth Human Rights Award Kenny Chesney’s Flora-Bama-Jama on CMT Friday Hidden Alabama: Space Camp and beyond Mystery Rock tourism fiction focuses on […]

Tourism Tuesdays November 4, 2014

East Alabama tourism organization gains support Alabama Tourism campaign makes World Travel Market publication Huntsville/Madison County CVB hosts NATJA Alabama Bass Trail adds Weiss, Martin to 2015 tournaments Red Mountain Park opens new outdoor adventures November 8 Second Singing River sculpture unveiling November 7 Trees planted in Montgomery on the Voting Rights Trail Cahawba makes several […]

Tourism Tuesdays October 28, 2014

Alabama’s tourism industry receives a record four Southern Tourism awards Alabama getting head start on plans for bicentennial celebration Lee Sentell meets Dalai Lama in Birmingham International markets with 80%+ leisure travel to USA targeted by Alabama Tourism New trail grants to help Anniston move forward in becoming cycling hub Local officials, governor break ground […]