Monthly Archives: May 2013

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER MAY 22, 2013

• BBQ sauce championship generates wide press coverage • Time to sign up for Alabama Restaurant Week • Sign-Up period for April Walking Tours 2014 begins • Alabama’s tourism up 5 percent, state welcome center manager says • Marilyn Stamps to be honored after 27 years in tourism • Sixty-day window to nominate tourism points […]

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Phil’s wins state BBQ sauce championship

  BIRMINGHAM – Celebrity judges picked Phil’s as the state “BBQ Sauce-Off Champion” during a tasting Saturday at Pepper Place Market in Birmingham.  The sauces in the championship were the regional winners of a series of barbecue sauce competitions held across the state earlier this month by the Alabama Tourism Department. Sauces in the championship […]

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ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER MAY 15, 2013

• Governor Bentley signs Gulf State Park legislation, discusses restoration projects • Alabama Tourism holds BBQ sauce championship at Pepper Place • Alabama Gulf Seafood serves up local catch at Hangout Music Festival • Dauphin Island Sea Lab Designated as Alabama’s Restore Research Center of Excellence • LPGA’s second stop in Alabama on schedule for […]

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