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ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER JULY 30, 2013

• Sweet Home Savings campaign to boost August tourism • Deadline for 2014 Vacation Guide & Calendar listings is Aug. 1 • Alabama Governor’s Conference on Tourism is Aug. 17 – 20 in Huntsville • Birmingham magazine goes behind the scenes with Frank Stitt in Garden & Gun • ‘Sunset Capital’ of Alabama promoted in […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER JULY 23, 2013

• Sweet Home Saving’s campaign to boost August tourism • Deadline for 2014 Vacation Guide & Calendar listings is Aug. 1 • Alabama Governor’s Conference on Tourism is Aug. 17-20 in Huntsville • Governor’s Mansion to hold benefit cookout for restoration effort • Alabama Tourism honors retiring Rep. Jo Bonner • UK office runs competition […]

Governor’s Mansion to Hold Benefit Cookout for Restoration Effort

  MONTGOMERY – Governor Robert Bentley and First Lady Dianne Bentley will open the Governor’s Mansion for a benefit cookout hosted by The Friends of the Alabama Governor’s Mansion on Tuesday, July 23, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. “Proceeds of the cookout will fund ongoing restoration efforts at the Governor’s Mansion,” said committee member Carol […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER JULY 16, 2013

• Sweet Home Saving’s campaign to boost tourism in Alabama • Deadline for 2014 Vacation Guide & Calendar listings is Aug. 1 • Alabama Governor’s Conference on Tourism is Aug. 17-20 in Huntsville • Hot and Hot is one of America’s best wine restaurants • Alabama Gulf Seafood partners with Back Forty Beer Company • […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER JULY 9, 2013

• Final days to join 153 restaurants participating in Alabama Restaurant Week • Deadline for 2014 Vacation Guide & Calendar listings is Aug. 1 • July 15 deadline for nominations in National Geographic Map Project • Senator Orr will unveil historic marker to Olympic medalist on Friday • ASU gets $800K grant for voting rights […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER JULY 2, 2013

________________________________________________ • Sweet Home Saving’s campaign to boost tourism in Alabama • Two weeks left to enter Alabama Restaurant Week • Deadline for 2014 Vacation Guide & Calendar listings is Aug. 1 • 70 Alabama nominations posted in National Geographic map project deadline to submit July 15 • Lake Eufaula celebrates 50 years • Karsner-Kennedy […]

July 4th celebrations across Alabama

MONTGOMERY – Fireworks, great summer food and live entertainment highlight July 4th celebrations across Alabama.  Visitors can choose from more than 25 Independence Day events and firework shows. The celebrations include the Spirit of America at Point Mallard in Decatur, Thunder on the Mountain at Vulcan in Birmingham and Independence Day 1776 at the American […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER June 25, 2013

________________________________________________ • Hospitality growth reduces unemployment rate • Alabama Foodbook receives first place award • Deadline for Restaurant Week is July 15 • Deadline is July 1 to sign-up for April walking tours • Deadline for 2014 Vacation Guide & Calendar listings is Aug. 1 • National Geographic GeoTourism project team makes 2nd visit to […]