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Tourism Tuesdays August 12, 2014

PGA Tour event coming to Opelika course in 2015 Alabama Restaurant Week begins Friday Great Britain’s National Rail and Alabama Tourism team up Tuskegee Airmen honored amid thundering ovations Top Marriott and Renaissance spas found in Alabama Birmingham tops list of ‘most exciting cities in Alabama’ Gadsden’s Back Forty ranked one of Best Local Breweries […]

Alabama Tourism Department News August 5, 2014

Biloxi WLOX 13: Can we learn from Alabama’s tourism success? Alabama Restaurant Week sign-up period ends  “Fried Green Tomatoes” screening at Capri Theatre to benefit Alabama Governor’s Mansion Battle of Mobile Bay postage stamp dedicated, unveiled Heiko Einfeld steps in to permanently lead the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce Discover history, art and icons of […]

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 […]