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Tourism Tuesdays May 7, 2019

Nominations for the 2019 Tourism Awards deadline extended Welcome Center greeting tourism partners “To Kill a Mockingbird” nominated for 9 Tony Awards Chef from Odette in Florence wins 2019 Alabama Seafood Cook-Off Alabama’s literary capital honors authors with new sculpture trail Alabama cities celebrate National Travel and Tourism week on May 5-11 Could passenger rail service […]

Tourism Tuesdays April 30, 2019

Nominations for the 2019 Tourism Awards due by Friday Welcome Center greeting tourism partners More than 2,300 took part in the April Walking Tours this year EJI plans new sites after launching memorial Bassmaster Classic expected to lure economic boost Philanthropic foundation formed to help Alabama State Parks reach potential Muscle Shoals Sound Studio: A […]

Tourism Tuesdays April 23, 2019

State tourism award nominations Welcome Center greeting tourism partners Last weekend to take part in April Walking Tours 2019 Birmingham’s Avondale neighborhood a hot destination Travel Weekly-U.K. takes readers on a coastal road trip through Louisiana, Alabama and Florida Explore must-visit museums and historical sites on a weekend getaway to Montgomery Famed Muscle Shoals recording studio […]