Birmingham area dominates state’s top tourist attractions rankings, but we found some huge omissions

Birmingham’s beloved Vulcan, photo by Pat Byington, Bham Now

The Alabama Tourism Department released their 2018 annual lists of top state attractions by attendance, and once again the Birmingham metro area made a strong showing.

Despite that, we did find some glaring omissions.

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IndyCar champ Scott Dixon Interview & Porsche driving at Barber’s Media Days

Wade Cline, Bham Now sales manager behind the wheel.

Media Day at Barber Motorsports gave local press an opportunity to tour the impressive museum and learn more about the upcoming Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama. In less than a month, April 20-22  10,000 fans will converge on Barber Motorsports Park  to take part in exciting fan experiences and the pulse surging thrill of IndyCar racing.

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Barber Motorsports Park, one of many pit stops on 11th annual Bandit Run

The prestigious Barber Motorsports Park will soon host a caravan of 250 Pontiac Trans Ams in an event they call the “2017Bandit Run”.

Come on out, June 20th, to experience one of the many legs of the trip, from Texarkana to Atlanta, celebrating 40 years since the iconic Smoky and The Bandit movie.

Barber Motor Sports Park - Pontiac Trans Ams
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