Category Archives: Alabama Welcome Centers

Alabama’s tourism up 5 percent, state welcome center manager says by William Thorntonal.com, May 06, al.com

The manager of Alabama’s Welcome Centers says tourism is up 5 percent over the past year, at a time when the economy is challenging all states throughout the region. Frances Smiley, with the Alabama Tourism Department, said one of the reasons Alabama has been able to thrive is because of cooperation between government and private […]

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ALABAMA TOURISM DEPARTMENT NEWSLETTER, MAY 9, 2013

Governor Bentley issues Statement on approval of Gulf State Park legislation Gov. announces funding of proposed coastal restoration projects Phil’s BBQ and Viper take regional sauce competitions Alabama Vacation Lovers Get a Chance to Enter Road Trip Sweepstakes “Celebration of the Arts” awards ceremony Tues., May 21 Tour civil rights sites around South Fitzgerald Museum […]

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