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Tourism Tuesdays August 26, 2014

20 years of Smokin’ It Up in Decatur Tweets about Little River Canyon Blountsville’s Spring Valley beach on Travel Channel’s ‘Extreme Waterparks’ Vulcan Park and Museum celebrates 75 years atop Red Mountain Eva celebrates 25 years of old-fashioned fun Wilson named Manager of Tourism Development for Tuscaloosa Tourism and Sports Alabama Tourism Department (ATD) upcoming events […]

Save the Date for the 2014 Alabama Welcome Center Educational Retreat

The 2014 Alabama Welcome Center Educational Retreat is set for Nov. 9-11, at Lakepoint Resort State Park in Eufaula. The Welcome Center Educational Retreat continues to be a unique opportunity to update the Welcome Center staff on your organization, attractions, accommodations and special events. The registration fee is $150, which includes your meals on Sunday afternoon […]

Tourism Tuesdays August 19, 2014

64 North Alabama attractions featured in food campaign A behind-the-scenes look at the Harper’s Bazaar fashion shoot at Huntsville’s Space & Rocket Center Billy Reid launches second tee line for Alabama Gulf Seafood Southern Coaches – IMG’s 2014 Operator of the Year Kenny Chesney explains why he chose the Flora-Bama for his only 2014 concert […]

Tourism Tuesdays August 12, 2014

PGA Tour event coming to Opelika course in 2015 Alabama Restaurant Week begins Friday Great Britain’s National Rail and Alabama Tourism team up Tuskegee Airmen honored amid thundering ovations Top Marriott and Renaissance spas found in Alabama Birmingham tops list of ‘most exciting cities in Alabama’ Gadsden’s Back Forty ranked one of Best Local Breweries […]