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Tourism Tuesdays May 9, 2017

Spirits high as Ivey, others kick off state’s bicentennial celebrations “The Mars Generation” film made at Space Camp premiers on Netflix World’s largest travel blogger conference held in Huntsville Alabama’s tourism, fueled by beach-bound visitors to Baldwin County, continues record pace $240 million Poarch Creek amusement park, resort taking shape near Alabama Gulf Coast Economic […]

Tourism Tuesdays May 2, 2017

Alabama Bicentennial Launches May 5 The New York Times: Expand Your World, Go to the Beach in Alabama Chris’ Hot Dogs receives historic marker for 100th anniversary More than 2,500 take part in April Walking Tours Celebrations planned as Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail turns 25 Freedom Riders National Monument celebration set for May 13 Huntsville […]

Tourism Tuesdays April 25, 2017

Tourists spent more than $13 billion in Alabama last year Herb Malone gives annual tourism update on beach tourism The Atlanta Journal-Constitution features series of travel articles on Alabama Toronto Star profiles Talladega race experience and souvenirs from across the state More than 2,000 take part in April Walking Tours the past four Saturdays Iconic […]

Tourism Tuesdays April 18, 2017

Travelers spent $13.4 billion in Alabama last year The Atlanta Journal-Constitution features series of travel articles on Alabama Birmingham Civil Rights National Monument celebrated, sign unveiled during ceremony New summer travel destinations across Alabama More than 1,500 take part in April Walking Tours the past three Saturdays Alabama Tourism Department workshop attracts participants from across […]

Tourism Tuesdays April 11, 2017

More than 1,000 take part in April Walking Tours the past two Saturdays Alabama Tourism workshop- Wednesday in Montgomery ALABAMA 200 workshop- Thursday in Florence World Food Championships announce Alabama “Cook Your Way to the Beach” recipe contest Perdido River Trail offers scenic vistas James O. Oates Park opens in Dothan Downtown Anniston hotel will […]

Tourism Tuesdays April 4, 2017

AL.com features April Walking Tours in article and photo slideshow More than 500 take part in April Walking Tours on Saturday Huntsville Botanical Garden unveils $16 million facility Alabama Tourism workshop- April 12 Eater names Highlands and Fisher’s among the “South’s 38 Essential Restaurants” Auerbach cuts first sessions in revamped Muscle Shoals Sound Studios “Muscle […]

Tourism Tuesdays March 28, 2017

Statewide walking tours begin in April Southern Living: Birmingham among Best Cities in the South Birmingham attraction named among the 100 Greatest American Music Venues Zagat praises Alabama Barbecue Try the ‘tiny house’ lifestyle at Roland Cooper State Park NASA announces teams from across the world to compete in rover challenge at U.S. Space & Rocket […]

Tourism Tuesdays March 21, 2017

Travel South Showcase Birmingham Civil Rights National Monument dedication set Statewide walking tours begin in April State Parks perfect place to spend spring break Gulf State Park Lodge on track for 2018 opening Alabama hotels dominate Marriott and Renaissance national rankings Alabama restaurant earns record ninth straight James Beard Award nomination David Clark named President/CEO […]