Tourism News

Tourism Tuesdays October 11, 2016

Railroad Park to debut a winter ice skating rink Anniston’s Hotel Finial welcomes with mix of old and new Forever Wild Trails Grand Opening: a day of gratitude Alabama pilot remembers flying the ‘faster than a bullet’ SR-71 Blackbird Birmingham’s new downtown bus, Amtrak station to open soon Kona Grill to launch first Alabama restaurant […]

Tourism Tuesdays October 4, 2016

Alabama Tourism Workshop Wednesday President Obama, the ultimate tourist, ticks down his bucket list Direct flights have begun between Huntsville and New Orleans State parks attract migrating birds and the tourists who track them The Tennessee Valley Old Time Fiddler’s Convention celebrates 50 years TV celebrity chef to judge at World Food Championships   USA […]

Tourism Tuesdays September 27, 2016

Governor announces grant for Jacksonville State’s Little River Canyon Center New bus tour begins through downtown Montgomery Travel South International registration closes Friday Alabama college makes list of most beautiful public universities in America Tuscaloosa plans to celebrate milestone New hotel opens with local flavor in Tuscaloosa 100-year-old building will become Springhill Suites in Montgomery […]

Tourism Tuesdays September 20, 2016

State tourism website features Fall Color Map Italian tour operator includes Alabama in literature itinerary Sculpture of Jeffrey, Kathryn Tucker Windham’s famous ghost, will haunt Selma Condé Nast Traveler spotlights the 18 most underrated cities in the U.S. Highlands Bar and Grill named among top restaurants nationwide Judge dismisses lawsuit challenging funding for Gulf State […]

Tourism Tuesdays September 13, 2016

Governor Bentley commends State Tourism Department for national award Makers Village at Pepper Place held over through Oct. 1 Restoration and new facility coming to Alabama Constitution Village What every start-up can learn from country music’s most anticipated new artist Birmingham: We can change the world World Food Championship’s final table will feature food “sport” […]

Tourism Tuesdays September 6, 2016

State tourism wins national award for barbecue promotion Two Alabama BBQ spots appear on USA Today list Fall is the perfect time to plan a family vacation The importance of Alabama’s State Parks Billy Reid Shindig features Year of Alabama Makers Maryland governor pits tourism against teachers with new school start date Mobile and NAIA […]

Tourism Tuesdays August 30, 2016

Labor Day celebrations across Alabama Straight to Ale’s Rumble Seat Beer Project State park memories Stuffed animals, supplies collected in Dothan going to Baton Rouge Alabama Tourism Department (ATD) upcoming events ________________________________________________ Labor Day celebrations across Alabama Great food and live entertainment highlight Labor Day celebrations across Alabama.  Events include everything from baseball games and […]

Tourism Tuesdays August 23, 2016

Tourism on pace for fifth record year Study shows international visitation growing New Beer Trail Highlights Craft Breweries in North Alabama Bentley appoints two to Alabama Music Hall of Fame board Edsel Holden honored in Alabama Music Hall of Fame’s Walk of Fame GulfQuest Earns 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Successful Alabama Restaurant Week Alabama […]