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Economic Impact

Travel and tourism provide a significant boost to the Huntsville/Madison County economy, and we are proud to support the local hospitality industry and provide a better quality of life for both our residents and visitors.

2018 Travel & Tourism Economic Impact Report

According to the latest report from the Alabama Tourism Department, travel and tourism to Huntsville/Madison County reached the highest levels ever in 2018, bringing in 3,350,090 visitors and roughly $1.4 billion in economic impact. Additionally, each household in Madison County saves a total of $854 in taxes as a result of travel expenditures, and the industry supports over 17,200 jobs in the area.

For more information and to see past economic impact reports, visit the Alabama Tourism Department's website at http://tourism.alabama.gov/reports/

2018 Economic Impact Report

Events
A New Moon Rises: Views from the Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera
Jun 25

As the 50th anniversary of man’s first step on the moon nears, get ready to...

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Alabama's Bicentennial Summer
Jun 25

The newly re-opened Constitution Hall Park will celebrate 200 years of...

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Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Celebration Moon Landing Reenactments
Jun 25

Experience a live reenactment of the lunar landing daily at 2 p.m in the...

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Apollo: When We Went to the Moon
Jun 25

To celebrate the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary, this exhibit will highlight...

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ARMED FORCES CELEBRATION WEEK
Jun 25

Area attractions honor members of the U.S. military by offering FREE...

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