Category Archives: Press Releases

Alabama Tourism plans BBQ competitions and restaurant week for 2013

MONTGOMERY – Alabama barbecue fans will vote for their favorite restaurants and experts will name the best barbecue sauce in 2013, tourism officials said, in announcing an expanded Year of Alabama Food campaign. A comprehensive list of barbecue restaurants, including 30 that have been in operation for a half century, will be posted online to […]

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Alabama Tourism Names Top 10 Events for 2013

Montgomery, Ala.— The Alabama Tourism Department today released its top 10 events for 2013. The list includes events in Mobile, the Shoals, Birmingham, Huntsville, Wetumpka, Gulf Shores and Tensaw. The top 10 events are Mardi Gras in Mobile, the W.C. Handy Music Festival in the Shoals, the statewide Alabama Restaurant Week, the 200th Anniversary of […]

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13 Ghostly Events to Celebrate Alabama’s Haunted History

Montgomery, Ala. – Visitors can experience Alabama’s haunted history in October with ghost trails, story-telling festivals and ghost walks. A variety of events and trails pay homage to the state’s ghostly history including a rare moonlit tour of the famous ghost town Old Cahawba where paranormal investigators will showcase their ghost hunting equipment. In Montgomery […]

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