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Gary Peels and his family.  Winner of Road Trip 1

Gary Peels and his family.
Winner of Road Trip 1

Road Trip Sweepstakes launches October 7.


Decatur, Ala. – The Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association (AMLA) announces the launch of a new sweepstakes promotion where travelers can win one of 16 roads trips to north Alabama. The “Road Trip Sweepstakes” promotion begins October 7, 2013 and features an ultimate fishing package, an outdoors getaway, a golf excursion, a relax and rejuvenate getaway to the Marriott Shoals, a trip to Huntsville and the U.S. Space and Rocket Center among other trips that are packed full of adventure and fun.

Sponsored by AMLA, the Road Trip Sweepstakes promotion will begin accepting entries October 7, 2013 with the first trip to be given away on October 11. An entry form is available at www.alabamaroadtrips.com. Travelers simply enter their name and email to receive an entry in the sweepstakes and to sign up for North Alabama email updates. Sweepstakes winners will be randomly selected and announced as each giveaway period ends. The final road trip will be given away on July 18, 2014.

The 16 packages, ranging in value from $820 to $3,000, include attractions, meals, and accommodations, and in some special packages, there are Visa gift cards for shopping, and offer exciting trips such as a fishing trip with a professional guide, skydiving in Cullman, a golf getaway to three of the Robert Trent Jones golf courses, and a luxurious spa treatment at the Marriott Shoals’ 6,000 square foot European spa.


Package:To be given away:

  •  #1 – The Ultimate Fishing PackageOctober 11, 2013
  • #2 – The Great Outdoors EscapeOctober 25, 2013
  • #3 – Baggage & BassNovember 8, 2013
  • #4 – History & Halo’sNovember 22, 2013
  • #5 – Get HookedJanuary 17, 2014
  • #6 – The Ultimate North Alabama Golf GiveawayJanuary 31, 2014
  • #7 – Outdoors & So Much MoreFebruary 14, 201
  • #8 – Home of the LegendsFebruary 28, 2014
  • #9 – Relax, Refresh, Rejuvenate March 14, 2014
  • #10 – Mother Nature Shows Off April 18, 2014
  • #11 – High on the Hog May 2, 2014
  • #12 – Chasing Waterfalls May 16, 2014
  • #13 – 3… 2… 1… Blastoff May 30, 2014
  • #14 – Come See What Helen Couldn’t June 13, 2014
  • #15 – The Great Escape June 27, 2014
  • #16 – Take A Step Back in Time July 18, 2014

 “We encourage everyone to come back following each giveaway and enter to win the next one,” said AMLA President/CEO Tami Reist. “Whether you are looking to be wowed by spectacular scenery, want to experience the jump of your life, or want to journey back in time to the Civil War-era, the Road Trip sweepstakes are a great way for travelers to hit the roads and see what North Alabama is all about.”


For more information, call Reist at 800.648.5381 or visit www.alabamaroadtrips.com. 


About Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association (AMLA

AMLA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion and development of the travel industry within the 16 northernmost counties of the state.  It is supported by 500-plus members consisting of chambers of commerce, Convention & Visitors Bureaus, attractions, campgrounds, festivals, communities, counties, golf courses, restaurants, tour operators, accommodations, vendors, financial institutions and individuals.  Counties included within the AMLA region are Blount, Cherokee, Colbert, Cullman, DeKalb, Etowah, Franklin, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Limestone, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Morgan and Winston. Additional information on North Alabama destinations, accommodations and special events is available from the AMLA by calling 800.648.5381 or by visiting their web site at www.NorthAlabama.org. 




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