Blount County: The Covered Bridge Capital of Alabama
Three of Alabama’s 11 covered bridges can be found in Blount County, nestled into the curves of both roads and rivers, making this county the Covered Bridge Capital of Alabama.
You’ll find a lot more than great barbecue here. Chefs at James Beard Award-winning restaurants cook up unforgettable experiences at their fine-dining establishments, while hidden gems with their one-of-a-kind delights are discovered every day by adventurous food lovers. And if you like craft beer, the best is brewed right here.
Bring a hearty appetite and meet the award-winning chefs who are turning local bounty into works of art. Whether it’s delicious goat cheese, fresh-from-the-Gulf seafood, home-grown collards and sweet potatoes, or mouth-watering barbecue, you’ll discover your personal favorites in this updated edition of Alabama’s most interesting places to eat.
The James Beard Award Semifinalists have been announced, and Alabama restaurants did not disappoint. Check out which ones made the list:
Valentine’s Day is Friday, February 14, and we’re here to help you plan your celebration for this day of love. Here are some of our recommendations for restaurants you can take your valentine to.
Whatever your New Year’s resolution may be, we can guarantee these dishes are worth breaking it for.
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Alabama has countless destinations to discover, from sugar-white beaches and world-class golf to civil rights landmarks and award-winning restaurants. This easy, interactive guide makes it simple to plan an unforgettable road trip with your friends or family.
Pondering Alabama’s rich history often leads to thoughts of the Civil War, the Civil Rights Movement or our literary legacy. But there’s another topic that deserves prime placement on that list: the founding and growth of the state’s iron and steel industries.
Whether you’re planning a weekend of golf or a seven-day beach getaway for the entire family, our Alabama Vacation & Events Guide as well as other brochures will help you find the perfect mix of activities, attractions and accommodations.
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