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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 […]

Tourism Tuesdays April 16, 2019

State tourism award nominations Welcome Center greeting tourism partners Birmingham: A city using theaters to reinvent itself U.S. Space & Rocket Center highlighted in Travel Weekly-UK feature on Apollo anniversary $100 million expansion at OWA park could affect nearby Florida beach resort towns 10 reasons to visit Alabama this summer Judy Ryals is a Yellowhammer News 2019 […]

Tourism Tuesdays April 9, 2019

Partner Spotlight: Sweet Home Alabama works with Brand USA to promote the state Last call: Alabama Tourism Department’s 2019 Spring Tourism Workshop 100 Dishes to Eat in Alabama brochure being updated More than 700 take part in April Walking Tours on Saturday Travel + Leisure does 10-page feature article on Alabama TripAdvisor: Travelers recommend hotels […]

Tourism Tuesdays April 9, 2019

Partner Spotlight: Sweet Home Alabama works with Brand USA to promote the state Last call: Alabama Tourism Department’s 2019 Spring Tourism Workshop 100 Dishes to Eat in Alabama brochure being updated More than 700 take part in April Walking Tours on Saturday Travel + Leisure does 10-page feature article on Alabama TripAdvisor: Travelers recommend hotels […]

Tourism Tuesdays April 2, 2019

Alabama Tourism Department’s 2019 Spring Tourism Workshop Statewide walking tours begin Saturday 100 Dishes to Eat in Alabama brochure being updated Heart of Dixie? Alabama presenting diversity in bicentennial OWA announces $100 million plus expansion plans for Phase II Marriott names Mobile’s Riverview hotel of the year Birmingham brothers behind ‘I Can Only Imagine’ announce […]

Tourism Tuesdays March 26, 2019

Tourism industry’s legislative reception set for April 3 Alabama Tourism Department’s 2019 Spring tourism workshop Alabama: Something in the water Chubbfathers named one of best 50 burgers in America 14 movies that filmed in Alabama, 2018-2019 100 Dishes to Eat in Alabama brochure being updated Welcome Center welcome tourism partners Statewide walking tours begin in […]