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Alabama Tourism Department News July 29, 2014

Alabama Restaurant Week deadline Friday Chez Fonfon burger named one of nation’s best ‘Bamawise’ entrepreneurial collective promotes Alabama-made goods, employs workers from Alabama Institute for the Deaf and Blind The New York Times features Native American’s journey home World’s Longest Yard Sale promoted by Mapquest Historic Chattahoochee Commission unveils new stop on the Creek Heritage […]

Alabama Tourism Department News July 22, 2014

New signs to say ‘Welcome to Sweet Home Alabama’ Alabama Restaurant Week deadline extended UK-In Market Representative at Alabama Governor’s Conference on Tourism Grey Brennan gives update on the international program Travel South attends Alabama Governors Conference on Tourism Kenny Chesney announces free concert The 15 coolest things we found out about the Unclaimed Baggage […]

Alabama Tourism Department News July 15, 2014

Tourism speakers, award winners named for conference Alabama Restaurant Week participation more than 100 Eateries invited to participate in Restaurant Week State tourism chief expecting big celebrations for Shelby County’s 200th birthday in 2018 National Geographic Traveler features Alabama’s Steel Magnolia – Birmingham U.S. Space & Rocket Center prepares for Space Exploration Celebration Alabama tourism […]

Alabama Tourism Department News July 9, 2014

Alabama Tourism promoted at UK music festival Leading newspaper in UK publishes story on Alabama Civil Rights Trail Art of Alabama Food on exhibit at The Wharf in Orange Beach Alabama Restaurant Week signups jumps to 78 restaurants 2015 Vacation Guide deadline July 9 Alabama Governor’s Conference on Tourism The Alabama Tourism Department presents Alabama […]

Alabama Tourism Department News June 24, 2014

Oprah-produced civil rights movie begins filming in Selma, Montgomery Alabama Restaurant Week signup underway Deadline for 2015 walking tours sign-up is June 30 2015 Vacation Guide & Calendar of Event deadlines Saw’s BBQ in Homewood #1 on Paula Deen magazine’s 10 best barbecue places ‘Priceless and then some,’ ‘Antiques Roadshow’ expert says of Huntsville’s von […]

Alabama Tourism Department News June 17, 2014

Alabama food exhibit opens in Birmingham at Pepper Place 100 Dishes to Eat in Alabama Before you Die mobile app active Alabama Restaurant Week signup underway Sign-Up for April Walking Tours 2015 Iron Bowl featured on USA Today’s 10-item sports bucket list UK market gets updated Deep South website Battle of Mobile Bay 150th Anniversary […]

Alabama Tourism Department News June 10, 2014

Call for restaurants to participate in Alabama Restaurant Week Sign-Up for April Walking Tours 2015 Selma movie will film in Montgomery and Selma beginning June 23 The modest bus station at the center of a world-changing confrontation Fox News highlights Mullet Toss as ‘a contest you could only find in America’ Dothan celebrates 65th Annual […]

Alabama Tourism Department News June 3, 2014

Tourism director: $1M available for festivals ‘Buffet’ of tourism experiences at new visitor center Muscle Shoals Sound Studio restoration still on despite $3B Apple deal with Beats Electronics Swampette tours set for 2014 Renaissance Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa launches “Summer at the Castle” Tuscaloosa set to commemorate 50th anniversary of “Bloody Tuesday” New exhibit […]