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Tourism Tuesdays December 16, 2014

Vacation Guide & Calendar will soon be available ‘Selma’ movie receives four award nominations Selma history organization unveils third in series of historic markers Rocket City Marathon winner loved new course Baumhower’s Restaurants launch new menu featuring Alabama products Wesley True to leave popular Cloverdale restaurant Alabama State Council on the Arts awards grants to […]

Tourism Tuesdays December 9, 2014

Thirty-one Alabama tourism representatives attend Travel South International Delta Sky magazine features The Barbecue List: Myra’s Pit Bar-B-Q With her MLK drama Selma, Ava DuVernay is directing history For the Met Museum, a major gift of works by African-American artists from the South Scenes from Scottsboro: more to offer than Scottsboro Boys, Unclaimed Baggage Marking […]

2015 Welcome Center Educational Retreat Request for Proposal

Request For Proposal Alabama Tourism Department Alabama Welcome Center Retreat Key Contact Persons: Jerry Hale, Welcome Center Administrator South Region Sumter.center@tourism.alabama.gov  205-392-5443 Trisa Collier, Welcome Center Administrator North Region Ardmore.center@tourism.alabama.gov  256-423-3891 Preferred Method of Communication:  Email Repeat for additional contacts as necessary Event Profile     Event Start Date: November 8, 12Noon Event End Date:  November 10, […]

Tourism Tuesdays December 2, 2014

Tourism bonanza expected from Selma-to-Montgomery March’s 50th anniversary Construction begins on City of St. Jude’s CAMPSITE 4 project Governor’s Mansion open for candlelight tours Alabama Tourism at Travel South International Showcase Alabama Supreme Court rules against Dothan gambling hall The Rolling Stones get place in Alabama history The Village People to perform at MoonPie Over […]