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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
Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Celebration Moon Landing Reenactments
Aug 17

Relive the thrilling mission of Apollo 11 in a reenactment of the moon...

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Apollo: When We Went to the Moon
Aug 17

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

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Burritt Backpack Explorers
Aug 17

Just in time to celebrate Alabama's Bicentennial, Burritt on the Mountain...

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Dining in the Dark
Aug 17

This unique sensory experience that will take guests on a journey of taste,...

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DIY Randall Night
Aug 17

Das Stahl Bierhaus presents Custom Craft Beer Infusions AKA DIY Randall...

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