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Alabama Tourism Department News July 29, 2014

Alabama Restaurant Week deadline Friday Chez Fonfon burger named one of nation’s best ‘Bamawise’ entrepreneurial collective promotes Alabama-made goods, employs workers from Alabama Institute for the Deaf and Blind The New York Times features Native American’s journey home World’s Longest Yard Sale promoted by Mapquest Historic Chattahoochee Commission unveils new stop on the Creek Heritage […]

Alabama Tourism Department News July 22, 2014

New signs to say ‘Welcome to Sweet Home Alabama’ Alabama Restaurant Week deadline extended UK-In Market Representative at Alabama Governor’s Conference on Tourism Grey Brennan gives update on the international program Travel South attends Alabama Governors Conference on Tourism Kenny Chesney announces free concert The 15 coolest things we found out about the Unclaimed Baggage […]

Alabama Tourism Department News July 15, 2014

Tourism speakers, award winners named for conference Alabama Restaurant Week participation more than 100 Eateries invited to participate in Restaurant Week State tourism chief expecting big celebrations for Shelby County’s 200th birthday in 2018 National Geographic Traveler features Alabama’s Steel Magnolia – Birmingham U.S. Space & Rocket Center prepares for Space Exploration Celebration Alabama tourism […]

Alabama Tourism Department News July 9, 2014

Alabama Tourism promoted at UK music festival Leading newspaper in UK publishes story on Alabama Civil Rights Trail Art of Alabama Food on exhibit at The Wharf in Orange Beach Alabama Restaurant Week signups jumps to 78 restaurants 2015 Vacation Guide deadline July 9 Alabama Governor’s Conference on Tourism The Alabama Tourism Department presents Alabama […]