Tourism News

20 Events to Celebrate Labor Day Weekend in Alabama

Montgomery, Ala. – Farm-to-table foods, re-enactments of famous battles and a commemoration honoring coon dogs highlight this year’s Labor Day weekend activities across Alabama. Some 20 events celebrate Labor Day beginning Friday, Aug. 31 with the world’s largest peanut boil in Luverne to the 75th annual Coon Dog Cemetery Celebration on Monday, Sept. 3 in […]

2012 Alabama Governor’s Conference on Tourism

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Thirteen awards honoring attractions and leaders will be presented at the Alabama Governor’s Conference on Tourism (AGCT). The 2012 conference will be held in Point Clear Aug. 19-21 at the Marriott Grand Hotel. More than 250 tourism professionals from around the state will gather for the three-day event that opens Sunday, Aug. […]