Category Archives: Welcome Center News

TOURISM TUESDAYS, October 21, 2014

 Alabama Bicentennial Commission names committees  Bicentennial Commission unveils logo for “Alabama 200”  ‘Sweet Home Alabama’ voted Greatest Song Ever Written about Alabama  Barber Motorsports Park adds new track and skidpad What a difference a year makes for the Alabama Music Hall of Fame TripAdvisor awards Certificate of Excellence to nine Alabama state parks $70 million […]

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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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Tourism Tuesdays August 19, 2014

64 North Alabama attractions featured in food campaign A behind-the-scenes look at the Harper’s Bazaar fashion shoot at Huntsville’s Space & Rocket Center Billy Reid launches second tee line for Alabama Gulf Seafood Southern Coaches – IMG’s 2014 Operator of the Year Kenny Chesney explains why he chose the Flora-Bama for his only 2014 concert […]

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