Category Archives: Welcome Center News

Welcome Center Holiday Open House Dates

Happy Holidays from the ladies and gentleman of our 8 Welcome Centers. The pubic is invited to stop by for holiday refreshments and to meet the people that welcome our travelers to Sweet Home Alabama everyday!  The dates are: 12/8-Grand Bay,  Lanett & Houston 12/10-Baldwin 12/14-Dekalb & Sumter 12/15-Cleburne 12/22-Ardmore The public is invited to […]

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Tourism Tuesdays November 8, 2016

Governor awards $1.6 million in grants for trail improvements in Alabama Amusement park ‘more upscale than Six Flags’ set for Alabama coast Roller coaster rivaling longest in the U.S. anchoring coastal Alabama amusement park Alabama’s music heritage runs deep Big Bob Gibson’s Chris Lilly inducted into barbecue hall of fame Alabama steakhouse named one of […]

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Tourism Tuesdays November 1, 2016

Automotive editor for The Sun drives from Alabama to Texas in a rented Hellcat and writes about the trip, 2.2 million read The next national monuments? Obama administration officials visit iconic civil rights sites in Alabama The Rise of Civil Rights Tourism in America’s Deep South Why did Bob Dylan pay a visit to Birmingham’s […]

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