Tourism News

Tourism Tuesdays February 13, 2018

  Raycom program will promote civil rights landmarks Sentell promotes Alabama to one million radio listeners Auburn’s Kreher Preserve and Nature Center to be part of Alabama Birding Trails Frontier Airlines to start service from BHM Fall in love with Mobile, Alabama Rocket Center partners with Sloss Furnaces for Valentine’s event Want to live like […]

Tourism Tuesdays January 30, 2018

  Southern states band together to create first unified Civil Rights Trail Why Mobile hotels could be first in Alabama to roll out specialized fee ‘Manny’ unveiled in Eufaula Expedia names Mooresville a ‘must-see’ city A Kiwi in Alabama Part 4 – Montgomery Alabama Bicentennial PastPort project launches in Vance “Partner Pointer” for the tourism […]

Tourism Tuesdays January 23, 2018

  U.S. Civil Rights Trail links landmarks Visit to Montgomery is great chance to explore civil rights history A Kiwi in Alabama Part 3 – Gee’s Bend and Marion area Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum named Alabama’s best attraction in USA Today poll Alabama stars will shine at Music Hall Of Fame Induction Banquet Samantha Brown’s new […]

U.S. Space & Rocket Center was Alabama’s most visited tourism attraction in 2017

Montgomery, Ala – More than 786,820 people visited the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville last year, ranking it first among state attractions that charge admission, state tourism officials said.  The Birmingham Zoo ranked second with 593,322 and the Huntsville Botanical Garden was third with 367,953. Six of the state’s Top 11 attractions charging […]

Tourism Tuesdays January 9, 2018

Birmingham named to Zagat’s list of the 30 Most Exciting Food Cities in America Cast of ASF play gets tour of historic Tuskegee site Samantha Brown Hosts New PBS Travel Series ‘Places to Love’ A Kiwi in Alabama Part 2 – Selma Rolling Stones keyboardist to perform at Alabama Music Hall of Fame Induction Banquet […]

Tourism Tuesdays January 2, 2018

OWA named 2018 Attraction of the Year Rick Hall, Muscle Shoals music pioneer and founder of FAME Studios, has died Travel South receives award The 31 most beautiful places in Alabama Sport tourism: $5.47 million economic impact Alabama chef wins Food Network’s ‘Iron Chef Showdown’ Red Marlow finishes 4th on ‘The Voice’ finale Alabama’s generous […]

Tourism Tuesdays December 19, 2017

Threats of boycott become positive press: How Alabama’s Senate election swung state tourism A Kiwi in Alabama Part 1 – Orange Beach USA TODAY features Big Bob Gibson Bar-B-Q as one of ’50 gifts of taste’ Governor announces Alabama Bicentennial Schools initiative Governor’s Mansion Candlelight Tours draw more than 2,000 visitors Partner Pointer for the […]

Tourism Tuesdays December 12, 2017

Hite and Malone give update on South Baldwin tourism Global booking company sees 160% increase in ticket sales to Alabama attractions and tours Alabama Music Hall of Fame 2018 inductees: Aldridge, Hinton, Holmes, McAnally Walker County featured in new state travel itineraries Alabama Music Hall of Fame Alabama restaurant voted one of 100 best in […]