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ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER NOVEMBER 13, 2013

Alabama State Parks Celebrate 75 Years of Service in 2014 Bob Baumhower teams with Alabama State Parks on shrimp and BBQ cookouts across the state New season of CMT show filmed in Alabama premiers Friday F. Scott Fitzgerald, Zelda Sayre, and Montgomery in 2013 John Dersham given STS award Conservation with Lucy “Lulu” Buffett in […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER NOVEMBER 6, 2013

Alabama Road Trips book released Social Media Tourism Symposium in Huntsville Nov. 6-8 Beach chamber unveils new name, brand: Coastal Alabama Business Chamber Alabama’s Black Belt expected to get tourism boost from conference Lawrence County’s signature spring event comes to an end State Parks honor veterans with weekend of free admission Montevallo gets new bed […]

Social Media Tourism Symposium (#SoMeT13US) arrives in Huntsville Nov 6-8 Leaders encourage community to welcome attendees using the hashtag #SoMeT13US

(Huntsville, AL) – The conference that the Madison County community voted to bring to the Rocket City last spring, the Social Media Tourism Symposium, begins Wednesday, November 6 and lasts through Friday, November 8. Huntsville received close to 30,000 votes during the competition among 12 other cities across the United States to win the right […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER OCTOBER 30, 2013

UK Alabama Tourism office promotes London premier of Muscle Shoals documentary London Telegraph does feature on music industry in Muscle Shoals The Rolling Stones highlight documentary on their website Bentley announces funding to promote tourism in west Alabama Bicentennial Executive Director Position Grand Hotel nabs two prestigious Condé Nast Traveler rankings Mobile area historic hotels […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER October 22, 2013

Alabama Music Hall of Fame reopens Muscle Shoals all-star revue set for Oct. 23 at Birmingham’s WorkPlay soundstage Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail’s scorecard has reached the 10,000,000 mark The New York Times Magazine features Frank Stitt Oak Mountain State Park celebrates new overlook and spillway bridge Oct. 24 Journey Proud series premieres this week […]

BICENTENNIAL EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR POSITION

Click Here for Job Description – Exec. Director AL Bicentennial Comm. The board of directors of the Alabama Bicentennial Commission has developed the following job description for the position of executive director whose office will be located within the Alabama Tourism Department in the Alabama Center for Commerce at 401 Adams Avenue in Montgomery. The position […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER OCTOBER 16, 2013

  Alabama Music Hall of Fame reopens Friday in the Shoals Muscle Shoals, where everyone from Aretha to Mick came to record Frank Stitt will be featured Sunday in The New York Times Magazine Fifty years of cascading mums at Bellingrath Gardens and Home Gulf Shores man kayaks entire Alabama Scenic River Trail Love is […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER OCTOBER 9, 2013

Alabama tourism spending in fiscal year 2013 grew by 4 percent for third record year Alabama museum, in area where stars found sound, seeks an audience: tourists Alabama Theatre named one of America’s favorite vintage movie theaters Movie filmed in Alabama grosses $1 million on opening weekend, showcases landmarks New Montgomery: city set for $6.6M […]