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Tourism Tuesdays February 19, 2019

$94.5M culinary center, hotel coming to Auburn University Can slaves’ descendants save the town their ancestors built? Spring break brings big business for tourism First Look: The Lab Bar and Kitchen opens in $20M renovated hotel The Best date spot in every state Survey finds Alabama’s top 15 hotels for 2019 GMANE featured in AMHOF […]

Tourism Tuesdays February 12, 2019

National Trust names the most important, interesting places of the last 40 years Southern Living: The Tour Minister at this Alabama Church Will Change Your Life New Netflix movie to film in Birmingham Web.com bringing new pro golf tour to Prattville Come to Muscle Shoals for the Music Work on Sheffield bed and breakfast continues […]

Tourism Tuesdays February 5, 2019

National Geographic Traveler does 12-page feature article on Alabama and the U.S. Civil Rights Trail 20 ways to celebrate the Alabama Bicentennial Postal Service to issue Alabama forever stamp Building partnerships in the tourism industry Marriott Traveler: Explore the Civil Rights Trail in Montgomery, Alabama Alabama Bass Trail’s return to Lake Martin promises boatloads of […]

Tourism Tuesdays January 29, 2019

Gov. Ivy reappoints Sentell to lead tourism Tourism Department hosts collegiate tour planners Busy time for Alabama Tourism Department Alabama Tourism promotes state at International Media Marketplace and The New York Times Travel Show Á la Carte Alabama has taste of the state’s best food and drinks Muscle Shoals: the small town that’s given the […]

U.S. Space & Rocket Center was Alabama’s most visited tourism attraction in 2018

Montgomery, Ala – More than 849,000 people visited the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville last year, ranking it first among state attractions that charge admission, state tourism officials said. The Birmingham Zoo ranked second with 543,090 and the Huntsville Botanical Garden was third with 353,841. Barber Vintage Motorsports Park in Birmingham placed fourth […]

Tourism Tuesdays January 22, 2019

U.S. Space & Rocket Center was Alabama’s most visited tourism attraction in 2018 The reinvention of Birmingham The new national memorial you must see in Montgomery EJI memorial named to U.S. Civil Rights Trail 48 hours in Mobile: the birthplace of Mardi Gras Bust of Dr. King unveiled at Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church […]

Tourism Tuesdays January 15, 2019

Three Alabama spas named among the 100 Best in North America British Airways to add flights with higher capacity planes from London to Nashville Huntsville named one of the ‘52 Places to Go in 2019’ by the New York Times Alabama Airbnb hosts earned $31 million in 2018 amid continued hotel growth AMLA announces new North […]

Tourism Tuesdays January 8, 2019

‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ becomes highest-grossing American play in broadway history You can now visit the six locations where Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Zero’ was shot in Alabama Rough Guides names Alabama one of the top 19 places to explore for 2019 Attendance Figures needed from state attractions and events Alabama works with Travel South USA […]