Category Archives: Park News

Tourism Tuesdays February 24, 2015

‘Selma’ nomination put spotlight on Alabama-made films Birmingham, Mountain Brook, Alex City restaurants and chefs among 2015 James Beard semifinalists McWane Center to open $5M early learning exhibit in May Red Mountain Park receives new Sloss Mine site, more green space for visitors APT will host ‘Antiques Roadshow’ sneak preview; here’s how to get tickets […]

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Tourism Tuesdays December 23, 2014

Hank Williams Museum calendar one-of-a-kind item Donations fuel state parks’ legacy Major triathlon coming to Oak Mountain State Park Nearshore diving reef, ‘Poseidon’s Playground,’ becomes reality off Alabama coast Bob Baumhower to open upscale restaurant in old Bienville Club spot Alabama Tourism Department (ATD) upcoming events ________________________________________________ Hank Williams Museum calendar one-of-a-kind item By Alvin […]

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TOURISM TUESDAYS September 30, 2014

·      Gulf State Park convention center project moving forward ·      $35 million Grand Bohemian hotel under construction in Mountain Brook ·      Rock Atlas author posts Alabama visit online ·      Historic marker honors Percy Sledge, Quin Ivy ·      From the backyard to the best: Decatur’s Smokey C’s came a long way to win Alabama’s Best BBQ […]

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