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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 […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER DECEMBER 18, 2013

  Vacation Guide & Calendar will soon be available New book filled with Alabama road trips Tours of goat cheese creamery Belle Chevre ‘bringing the life back to Elkmont’ Study: the main topic of Facebook posts is traveling Singer Roseanne Cash gives props to Muscle Shoals area Hall of Fame attracting visitors again Hall earns […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER DECEMBER 11, 2013

• Shoals again in Grammy spotlight • Governor’s Mansion final candlelight tour for 2013 • Rick Bragg book signing at Books-A-Million on Friday • Travel South International Showcase a Success • Report: Alabama’s creative industries make $8.7B • Award-winning entrepreneur Tasia Malakasis to give UAH commencement address • There is another ‘she’ in Bill Tunnell’s […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER DECEMBER 3, 2013

• Beats Electronics backing Muscle Shoals upgrades • Governor’s Mansion open for candlelight tours • Hangout Festival injects $31 million into local economy • Big Bob Gibson Bar-B-Q sauce makes Food Network magazine’s ’50 States, 50 Food Gifts’ list • The Holy Ground 1813 Battle of Econochaca bicentennial • Alabama Tourism Department (ATD) upcoming events […]

ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER NOVEMBER 25, 2013

Governor announces Year of Alabama Parks Alabama Music Hall of Fame banquet will be in Shoals for first time Alabama’s Bellingrath Gardens beats North Pole for #1 place to see Christmas lights Governor’s Mansion open for candlelight tours Grand Hotel, Battle House bring home Historic Hotels of America honors New trails to open by mid-December […]