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Tourism Tuesdays September 9, 2014

UK Titan Tours blogs about Alabama Tuscaloosa makes the list for the best cities for work-life balance Gees Bend quilters attract international tour Seventeen million Brazilians to see Alabama photos State Parks expand dog-friendly accommodations Inaugural 9/11 Honor Walk coming to Space & Rocket Center Alabama Tourism Department (ATD) upcoming events ________________________________________________ UK Titan Tours blogs […]

Tourism Tuesdays September 2, 2014

Labor Day weekend bookings strong along Alabama Gulf Coast Muscle Shoals music tours visit recording studio of Aretha Franklin, Wilson Pickett and Etta James Helicopter that served disaster and combat missions for 50 years is on display at U.S. Space & Rocket Center Big Spring Crush, new wine festival, coming to downtown Huntsville this fall […]

Save the Date for the 2014 Alabama Welcome Center Educational Retreat

The 2014 Alabama Welcome Center Educational Retreat is set for Nov. 9-11, at Lakepoint Resort State Park in Eufaula. The Welcome Center Educational Retreat continues to be a unique opportunity to update the Welcome Center staff on your organization, attractions, accommodations and special events. The registration fee is $150, which includes your meals on Sunday afternoon […]

Tourism Tuesdays August 19, 2014

64 North Alabama attractions featured in food campaign A behind-the-scenes look at the Harper’s Bazaar fashion shoot at Huntsville’s Space & Rocket Center Billy Reid launches second tee line for Alabama Gulf Seafood Southern Coaches – IMG’s 2014 Operator of the Year Kenny Chesney explains why he chose the Flora-Bama for his only 2014 concert […]