Category Archives: International Travel News

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 […]

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50th Anniversary Selma to Montgomery Voting Rights March, 2015

Alabama was the stage for a number of the most significant events and home to many individuals who shaped the course of the Civil Rights Movement in America. The 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery March will occur in 2015. In anticipation of the date, several important civil rights sites are getting ready.  Dexter […]

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150th Anniversary of the Battle of Mobile Bay and Siege of Fort Morgan, 2014

On August 1-3, 2014 re-enactors from across the nation will commemorate the Sesquicentennial of the Battle of Mobile Bay and Siege of Fort Morgan. Friday’s events include artillery firing at 6:30 pm followed by Civil War era music performed by Bobby Horton, a Birmingham, Alabama, native is known for his authentic Civil War recordings performed […]

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