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Tourism Tuesdays May 29, 2018

  IPW show a hit for Alabama Alabama Folk Art wows New York critics Tourist spending in Alabama hits all-time high; state records largest growth in visitors Tourists spent $300M in Shoals in 2017 Heartbreak and heroes on the road to freedom: A trip to Alabama to learn how the struggle for civil rights changed […]

Tourism Tuesdays May 22, 2018

Doubletree undergoing $20 million renovation, rebranding as UAB flagship hotel 5 Awesome campgrounds for families in Alabama Where ‘Great Gatsby’ writer lived, a museum with an Airbnb Excelling at leisure: Local business and recreation professionals earn travel industry honors Alabama Conservation Dept. appoints Ellis as Gulf State Park Community Relations Director Big movie productions on the Magic […]

2019 Alabama Calendar of Events Deadline and Photo Request

    The deadline for the 2019 printed Alabama Calendar of Events is set for June 30, 2018. If you know the 2019 dates of your events, you can begin submitting them now for next year by following the link included in this notice. Using the industry partners website will simplify entering and managing your events […]

Tourism Tuesdays April 10, 2018

Marriott recognizes Grand National with Hotel of the Year distinction Bicentennial traveling exhibit begins tour across the state Alabama destinations featured in British Airways travel magazine The South’s Best Restaurant in Alabama: Acre What’s new at the beach: New eats, retail in Orange Beach Alabama announces 47-day red snapper season Exploring the Deep South on […]

Tourism Tuesdays April 3, 2018

  Martin Luther King anniversary: the U.S. Civil Rights Trail Sweet Roam Alabama, enjoy history, music and rocket science in America’s Deep South Ten things to do in Alabama A visit to Space Camp for National Geographic’s ‘One Strange Rock’ Statewide walking tours begin Saturday Three Georges has been sweet on downtown Mobile for 100 […]

Tourism Tuesdays March 27, 2018

Efforts to get U.S. Civil Rights sites on the World Heritage list Kiwanis Club connects Vulcan to downtown Birmingham Alabama Shakespeare Festival names new executive director Montgomery building wins Excellence in Construction award for best historical restoration Statewide walking tours begin in April Alabama Tourism Department’s 2018 Spring Tourism Workshop “Partner Pointer” for the tourism […]

Tourism Tuesdays March 20, 2018

  On the road again, exploring Alabama museums Alabama Black Belt Adventures promotes recreation, tourism in region Alabama Music Hall of Fame unveils new lobby Southern Fried Hospitality coming to MidCity, CityCentre Scholarships for Alabama teachers to attend Space Camp New Sweet Home Alabama tourism industry partners Facebook page “Partner Pointer” for the tourism industry […]

Tourism Tuesdays March 6, 2018

  In Montgomery, a city embedded with pain, finding progress Early spring has flowers already in bloom at state gardens Spring events across Alabama Family-friendly nature activities abound on Alabama Gulf Coast New musical festival planned for Tuscaloosa in 2019 Space & Rocket Center program draws hundreds of students worldwide Registration open for the 2018 […]