Tourism News

Tourism Tuesdays December 5, 2017

King of the road: On the Civil Rights Trail through America’s South Tuskegee’s Richie among 2017 Kennedy Center honorees Grammy Awards 2018: Nominees include Alabama Shakes, Jason Isbell, Sam Hunt, Little Big Town New daily tradition signals 5 o’clock in downtown Mobile Blakeley State Park’s woodsy new log cabins are adorable, accessible Be an inventor […]

Tourism Tuesdays November 28, 2017

In the South and North, new (and vital) civil rights trails You can now follow in the footsteps of the US Civil Rights movement Blind Boys to perform Martin Luther King Jr. tribute in Birmingham Iron Bowl pulls best TV ratings of 2017 season Governor Ivey to light official state Christmas tree Governor’s Mansion open […]

Tourism Tuesdays November 21, 2017

Governor Ivey announces $33 million for restoration and conservation projects in Alabama The ultimate Muscle Shoals music insider’s many lives Heritage Area receives 2 grants Fall tourism season Governor Ivey to light official State Christmas Tree The Tennessee River Valley Stewardship Council celebrates the one year anniversary of the Mapguide Expansion Alabama Music Hall of […]

Tourism Tuesdays November 14, 2017

You still have time to enjoy the Fall colors in Alabama Alabama tourism official: Ten Commandments generated more reaction than recent Roy Moore scandal Alabama grillers compete at World Food Championships Music hall of fame hosts showcase Nation’s first national memorial to lynching to open in Alabama this spring Alabama 200 workshops conclude for this […]

Tourism Tuesdays November 7, 2017

The New U.S. Civil Rights Trail has more than 100 stops throughout the South Brand USA’s Tuesday Tune In highlights Alabama Parks for Patriots — Veterans to receive free admission to AL State Parks Fort Toulouse Turns 300 Donnie Fritts: Celebrating a funky milestone 100 things to do in Birmingham highlighted in new book Still […]

Tourism Tuesdays October 24, 2017

Alabama tourism ‘Professional of the Year’ shines light on volunteers Josh Jolly: It Ain’t Easy Alabama musicians featured in Vanity Fair 2017 Alabama Welcome Center Retreat, Nov. 12-14 “Partner Pointer” for the tourism industry website   Alabama tourism ‘Professional of the Year’ shines light on volunteers From the article by Jennifer R. Statham on AL.com: Paula Steigerwald began her […]

Tourism Tuesdays October 17, 2017

Alabama Museums Honor Extraordinary Contributions Here are the top 55 dishes you must eat in Birmingham ‘Judge Horton coming home’ — Sculptor’s latest work headed to Athens Two Alabama women key to new ‘Star Trek’ series Comments are back on FAM tour Sentell to report on projects “Partner Pointer” for the tourism industry website Alabama […]

Tourism Tuesdays October 10, 2017

  Birmingham named Alabama’s top big travel destination Expect vibrant colors this fall From barbecue to oysters, Alabama offers some of the finest food in America Music sculpture unveiled for city entrance ‘Crown jewel’ on Alabama’s beach to open in fall 2018 Statewide recreational sign program completed 10-foot fish statue planned as downtown Eufaula attraction […]