Tourism News

Tourism Tuesdays September 12, 2017

Hurricane Irma brings economic boom to Alabama Alabama Tourism Department staff worked tirelessly to aid evacuees Florence dedicates $2 million toward conference center Air China travelers read about Alabama Alabama Tourism Department Workshop rescheduled Bicentennial community workshop rescheduled in Opelika “Partner Pointer” for the tourism industry website  ________________________________________________ Hurricane Irma brings economic boom to Alabama […]

Tourism Tuesdays September 5, 2017

It’s your birthday, Alabama; help us share your story Hurricane worries? Not Gulf Shores as it moves forward with beachfront project Alabama restaurant turns a Southern classic inside out with its crispy shrimp and grits Inside Frank Lloyd Wright’s Forgotten Masterpiece in Florence, Alabama Alabama bicentennial workshop being held in Opelika on Sept. 15 Alabama […]

Tourism Tuesdays August 29, 2017

  State tourism campaigns are finalists for national awards, winners announced tonight Gov. Kay Ivey gives space center $10M for cyber camp, new building Labor Day celebrations across Alabama Walls of Jericho Trail Makes Reader’s Digest Top 20 Birmingham’s Food Scene Is Growing-Fast Alabama Tourism Workshop scheduled for Oct. 11 “Partner Pointer” for the tourism industry website […]

Tourism Tuesdays August 22, 2017

  Gov. Ivey praises state’s tourism industry The Guardian features a road trip of Alabama’s BBQ 3 Incredible Beaches You’ll Find in Alabama Try the Gumbo Z’herb A bond connecting France and Alabama will be memorialized during rainbow soldier dedication Alabama Tourism Workshop scheduled for Oct. 11 “Partner Pointer” for the tourism industry website Gov. Ivey […]

Tourism Tuesdays Aug.15, 2017

Gov. Ivey to open tourism conference Sunday in Birmingham Winners of state tourism industry awards announced Alabama Restaurant Week continues through Aug. 20 American Idol auditions at the Alabama Music Hall of Fame on Sept. 7 USA TODAY: Cruise giant Carnival extends sailings out of Mobile Sports Illustrated picks Archibald’s ribs as the best college […]

Tourism Tuesdays August 8, 2017

Governor Ivey to open conference Southern Makers is this weekend in Birmingham Alabama Restaurant Week kicks off across the state on Friday Space Camp promoted to UK youth in state tourism media promotion The Swampers return to their sweet home thanks to Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine Alabama eatery named among most scenic U.S. restaurants […]

Tourism Tuesdays August 1, 2017

Alabama The Beautiful: 11 State Parks Win Trip Advisor Awards in 2017 Carnival Cruise Lines extends contract with Mobile Gulf Coast Ducks tour Mobile like no one else can Take a walk through The Park at OWA Barbasol officials happy with crowd attendance in third year, planning for next year New Huntsville music festival set […]

Tourism Tuesdays July 25, 2017

Alabama’s newest amusement park, OWA, officially opens Alabama Tourism Department to hold marketplace for local vendors on Thursday Officials tout success of Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at 25th anniversary celebration National video blogger visits Alabama Local restaurants still able to sign-up for Alabama Restaurant Week Alabama bicentennial workshop being held in Dothan on Thursday […]