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Tourism Tuesdays Oct. 22, 2019

Tourism accomplishments shared at annual meeting AMLA announces 2019 PEAK award winners Montgomery’s Vintage Year wins the James Beard Blended Burger Project ‘Sweet Grown Alabama’ now accepting applications Experience the wizardry of Ozark in Alabama’s Wiregrass Cyclists raise awareness of poverty and civil rights “Partner Pointer” for the tourism industry website ________________________________________________ Tourism accomplishments shared […]

Tourism Tuesdays Oct. 15, 2019

ATD’s 2019 Fall tourism workshop scheduled for tomorrow NPS taps Kristofer Butcher to head Birmingham Civil Rights, Freedom Riders National Monuments Florence/Lauderdale Tourism seeing success in digital marketing campaign Scottsboro Boys to get museum in Decatur Swampers studio musician guests on new Sheryl Crow album Hunters again will target the ‘sirloin of the sky.’ Brook Ladner […]

Tourism Tuesdays Oct. 8, 2019

ATD’s 2019 Fall tourism workshop scheduled for Oct. 16 A Southern getaway with an unrivaled soundtrack ShoalsFest promoters see festival as a success Get a glimpse of the unusual at Alabama’s museums Golf Magazine puts Ross Bridge on 100 Best Resorts list Local barbecue teams featured on Destination America TV show Shelby Co. Chamber honors tourism and […]

Tourism Tuesdays Oct. 1, 2019

ATD’s 2019 Fall tourism workshop scheduled The Lodge and Gulf State Park make memories Isbell wants Shoals fans to enjoy music festival in hometown UK Music Festival promotes Alabama trip to their fans Post Office Pies listed as one of the top pizzerias in the country Alabama’s Rattlesnake Saloon is a restaurant with a truly cavernous […]

Alabama Governor’s Conference on Tourism Award Winners 1998-2019

Tourism Hall of Fame 1998–Walter & Bessie Bellingrath, Robert S. Hardy, Bill Turnnell 1999–Dr. Bronner, Capt. Diffley, Frances Smiley 2000–Don Naman, Judy Ryals, Lee Sentell, 2001–Bill Armistead, Patti Culp, David Johnson 2002–Talmadge Butler, Pedro Mandoki, Danna Lee Tatum 2003—Odessa Woolfolk, Eva Golson, Ed Hall 2004—Ed Buckbee 2005—Walter E. Penry, Jr. 2006—Sara Redding 2007—Martin Darity, Frances […]

Tourism Tuesdays Sept. 24, 2019

Alabama tourism continues to support state economy Sorkin’s “To Kill a Mockingbird” will launch a national touring production in 2020 Alabama promotes tourism at Tennessee’s Pilgrimage Festival Post Office Pies listed as one of the top 30 pizzerias in the country Road trip just 2 hours west of Atlanta to this underground wonder Case Rock Cabin […]

Tourism Tuesdays Sept. 17, 2019

How to survive Alabama’s Gulf Coast with the kids First ever Brand USA Travel Week Europe showcase held Gulf State Park Lodge is a leader in environmentally friendly design Kayakers paddle through region on 650-mile race across Alabama Alabama, a vacation destination Biden attends Sixteenth Street Baptist Church memorial service National Park Service announces grants […]

Tourism Tuesdays Sept. 10, 2019

Swampers guitarist, engineer, producer, Jimmy Johnson dies at age 76 Birmingham Civil Rights Institute on MSN’s “ultimate U.S. bucket list” New historic trail honoring Tuskegee-area civil rights trailblazers The Alabama mountain town you need to visit this Fall Iconic I-65 farm survives and so will its floating Christmas trees Alabama Tourism Department’s 2019 Fall tourism workshop […]