Tourism News

Tourism Tuesdays August 16, 2016

Winners of state tourism industry awards announced Alabama Restaurant Week underway USA TODAY features “100 Dishes to Eat Before You Die” German readers to see full page Alabama Tourism Advertisement Why Amazon shoppers in Alabama will soon be paying more Space Camp kids talk with astronaut aboard the International Space Station Gulf Shores and Orange Beach […]

Tourism Tuesdays August 9, 2016

Alabama Restaurant Week to kick off across the state Tourism speakers named for conference Alabama Tourism launches blog Gulf State Park lodge second phase, Hilton agreement approved State Tourism part of receptive sales mission Alabama craft beer advocates vow to work with ABC on controversial proposal New York Times features Big Bob Gibson’s White Barbecue […]

Tourism Tuesdays August 2, 2016

Alabama Restaurant Week kicks off across the state on Aug. 12 One Alabama restaurant makes OpenTable’s ‘most scenic’ list Auburn/Opelika Marriott ranked a top golf resort in North America by Golf Digest editors Jay Leno takes Alabama-made motorcycles for a ride and review Vince Vaughn and Mel Gibson spotted dining in Auburn recently “Let There […]

Tourism Tuesdays July 26, 2016

Governor Bentley commends work of Alabama Tourism Department Deadline to sign up for April Walking Tours 2017 Summer Clearance Sale at the Governor’s Mansion Gift Shop 114 restaurants participate in Alabama Restaurant Week Alabama barbecue pitmaster will compete this week on Food Network Alabama state parks are a valuable asset Alabama state parks offer affordable […]

Tourism Tuesdays July 19, 2016

AJC features Damn the torpedoes! Full speed ahead! The Mobile Bay you don’t know Southern Living: South’s best college towns Maverick Festival attended by 3,000 UK lovers of Americana music Pokemon Gump: How one game is bringing everyone together Grand Bay Welcome Center welcomes 12,000 travelers in two weeks Sign up for April Walking Tours […]

Tourism Tuesdays July 12, 2016

Birmingham hopes to obtain ‘World Heritage’ status for civil rights landmarks Birmingham Forging Tourism Identity Sign up for April Walking Tours 2017 The Telegraph lists 50 amazing secret places and top tips from the US 20 Alabama restaurants receive top awards from Wine Spectator magazine Two Bham gas station restaurants featured in Southern Living Eleven […]

Tourism Tuesdays July 5, 2016

New Grand Bay Welcome Center opens on I-10 at Alabama-Mississippi line Busy holiday weekend boosts surging Alabama tourism numbers ‘Stony the Road We Trod’: Teaching teachers about civil rights movement A record number of appointments at the Alabama booth at IPW Travel South USA releases international research data To support and defend: Hundreds turn out […]

Tourism Tuesdays June 28, 2016

Governor Bentley Makes Good on His Promise: Announces Gulf State Park Renovations on Schedule July 4th celebrations across Alabama Huntsville’s CityCentre announces AC Hotels construction timeline Mayor: Even more new hotels coming to Montgomery Birmingham’s OvenBird restaurant to be featured on Cooking Channel program Two Alabama joints featured on list of nation’s essential BBQ dishes […]