The April edition of Southern Living features numerous articles on Alabama destinations and attractions:
- “The Port City’s Home Plate” is the first in a series of features focusing on the Alabama Tourism Department’s “Year of Alabama Sports” campaign. Mobile native Hank Aaron is profiled along with the BayBears, the city’s minor league baseball team.
- “Spring Getaway on the Bay” invites readers to spend their spring vacations in the beautiful Mobile Bay area. Highlighted in the article are Bellingrath Gardens and Home, the Grand Hotel Marriott Resort, Golf Club & Spa, and the city of Fairhope.
- “Wonder in the Garden” profiles the Huntsville Botanical Garden home of
the nation’s largest seasonal Butterfly House and the Dinosaur Garden
“A Place To Be Wild” introduces readers to Tigers for Tomorrow at
Untamed Mountain located in DeKalb County, near Collinsville. Tigers
for Tomorrow cares for more than 100 animals and provides environmental
education to visitors.
- “Celebrating The Black Belt” explores the Alabama Rural Heritage Center in Thomaston and spotlights Mama Nems Bistro.