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Alabama Tourism Department Newsletter February 6, 2014

The Alabama Tourism Department and The Art of Alabama Food Alabama beaches recover from Gulf oil spill to post third consecutive record tourism year The Scottsboro Boys named Best Musical in U.K.’s Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards The Alabama Music Hall of Fame hosts an introduction to the 2014 Class of Inductees to the Hall of […]

April Walking Tours

Some 33 towns across Alabama will be on display during Saturday mornings in April as part of the Alabama Tourism Department’s April Walking Tours. A variety of community leaders will lead the free tours through the historic districts or courthouse square areas of their hometowns.  The hour-long tours will start at 10 a.m. on April […]

Alabama Tourism Department Newsletter February 6, 2014

The Alabama Tourism Department and The Art of Alabama Food Alabama beaches recover from Gulf oil spill to post third consecutive record tourism year The Scottsboro Boys named Best Musical in U.K.’s Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards The Alabama Music Hall of Fame hosts an introduction to the 2014 Class of Inductees to the Hall of […]

50th Anniversary Selma to Montgomery Voting Rights March, 2015

Alabama was the stage for a number of the most significant events and home to many individuals who shaped the course of the Civil Rights Movement in America. The 50th anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery March will occur in 2015. In anticipation of the date, several important civil rights sites are getting ready.  Dexter […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER JANUARY 22, 2014

________________________________________________ Attendance figures deadline is Friday Airbus named title sponsor of LPGA Tournament in Mobile Good Towns: The Shoals, Alabama ‘We were not going to let them kill Martin if it meant every one of us dying’ The South: four places to discover Martin Luther King Jr.’s life Cahawba, state’s first capital, still attracts tourists […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER JANUARY 14, 2014

The 2014 Alabama Vacation Guide/Calendar of Events available online Attendance figures deadline is Jan. 24 Hall of fame banquet will be shown on TV With boost from ‘Muscle Shoals’ film, Alabama Music Hall of Fame has new lease on life 2014 Legislative Tourism Bash, March 11, RSA Activity Center, Montgomery Lyric Theatre reopening, Mardi Gras […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER JANUARY 8, 2014

Alabama Tourism names Top 10 Events for 2014 Attendance figures needed from state attractions and events CNN highlights the Alabama Gulf Coast as part of its 50 States, 50 Spots for 2014 feature State’s ‘Sweet Home Alabama’ is No. 1 license plate slogan Rock Atlas USA published in UK, coming soon to USA – Alabama […]

Invitation from the International Food & Wine Travel Writers Association

Invitation from the International Food & Wine Travel Writers Association to attend their Annual Meeting & Conference, Montgomery, May 8-11. Dear Alabama Travel Partners, The International Food and Wine Travel Writers Association is delighted to announce our 6th Annual Meeting and Conference in Montgomery, Alabama May 8th to 11th 2014. Maralyn Hill and myself decided on […]