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The Alpena News
Council presented 2016-17 budgetContracting & Excavating for the demolition of the former Alpena Power building
Council presented 2016-17 budget
The Alpena News / Posted an hour ago
Contracting & Excavating for the demolition of the former Alpena Power building. * council approved allowing the Alpena Convention and Visitors Bureau to close several streets downtown for the Hearse Cruise on May 28. * council voted to approve... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Birding Enthusiasts Flock to Cedar BayouFlor Parking InformationFiesta de la Flor Parking Information Fiesta de la Flo
Birding Enthusiasts Flock to Cedar Bayou
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
Flor Parking InformationFiesta de la Flor Parking Information Fiesta de la Flor is this coming weekend, and on Monday the Convention and Visitors Bureau released parking details for those who plan to attend. Fiesta de la Flor is this coming... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Fiesta de la Flor Parking InformationFiesta de la Flor is this coming weekend, and on Monday the Convention and Visi
Fiesta de la Flor Parking Information
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
Fiesta de la Flor is this coming weekend, and on Monday the Convention and Visitors Bureau released parking details for those who plan to attend. There will be paid parking at the American Bank Center parking lots and in other surrounding private... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Facebook Takes Part In Small Business WorkshopFlor Parking InformationFiesta de la Flor Parking Information Fiesta de la Flo
Facebook Takes Part In Small Business Workshop
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
Flor Parking InformationFiesta de la Flor Parking Information Fiesta de la Flor is this coming weekend, and on Monday the Convention and Visitors Bureau released parking details for those who plan to attend. Fiesta de la Flor is this coming... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Until 20 Documentary Premieres In Corpus ChristiFlor Parking InformationFiesta de la Flor Parking Information Fiesta de la Flo
Until 20 Documentary Premieres In Corpus Christi
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
Flor Parking InformationFiesta de la Flor Parking Information Fiesta de la Flor is this coming weekend, and on Monday the Convention and Visitors Bureau released parking details for those who plan to attend. Fiesta de la Flor is this coming... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Miller Choir Students Help TeacherFlor Parking InformationFiesta de la Flor Parking Information Fiesta de la Flo
Miller Choir Students Help Teacher
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 hours ago
Flor Parking InformationFiesta de la Flor Parking Information Fiesta de la Flor is this coming weekend, and on Monday the Convention and Visitors Bureau released parking details for those who plan to attend. Fiesta de la Flor is this coming... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
City to add 22 firefighters, police officersshop and bakery, a courtyard between the new development and the Amador Hotel,
City to add 22 firefighters, police officers
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 6 hours ago
shop and bakery, a courtyard between the new development and the Amador Hotel, and new headquarters for the Las Cruces Convention and Visitors Bureau, on property where My Brother's Place Restaurant and Billiard's Parlor now exists. City... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Marathon County hosts tourism summitin the state for tourism spending last year, according to state tourism experts
Marathon County hosts tourism summit
WAOW Wausau / Posted 9 hours ago
in the state for tourism spending last year, according to state tourism experts. This was a topic at the Central Wisconsin Convention and Visitors Bureau annual tourism summit Monday. More than 20 speakers discussed how travel impacts our... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Businesses Reaping Rewards From McCartney ConcertCastaways Bar and Grill," Thoelke said. McCartney performing in Sioux Falls is
Businesses Reaping Rewards From McCartney Concert
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 9 hours ago
Castaways Bar and Grill," Thoelke said. McCartney performing in Sioux Falls is historic. Teri Schmidt with the Sioux Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau says word of the event puts the city's name out there and could lead to other... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Jack's Journal: Sault Ste. MarieWe are still so connected. Then in the summer, all those from Florida come here
Jack's Journal: Sault Ste. Marie
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 10 hours ago
We are still so connected. Then in the summer, all those from Florida come here,” explains Linda Hoath, Sault Ste. Marie Convention and Visitors Bureau. The Soo has a rich history from the Native Americans to the British and French settlers... Read more
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Daily Herald
River Bend debuts wedding venueCatering, Dario Radio Entertainment, DeEtta's Bakery, Abloom Floral and Gifts,
River Bend debuts wedding venue
Daily Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
Catering, Dario Radio Entertainment, DeEtta's Bakery, Abloom Floral and Gifts, Timothy Whaley Photography and the Lisle Convention and Visitors Bureau. Reservations are requested to the Restaurant General Manager and Event Planner, Todd... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Supervisors Meet to Discuss Louisa Co. Courthouse Roof ReplacementAnnounces Tourism Sponsorship Grant ProgramCACVB Announces Tourism Sponsorship
Supervisors Meet to Discuss Louisa Co. Courthouse Roof Replacement
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 11 hours ago
Announces Tourism Sponsorship Grant ProgramCACVB Announces Tourism Sponsorship Grant Program The Charlottesville Albemarle Convention and Visitors Bureau announces the 2016-17 Tourism Sponsorship Grant Program is now open, with May 25 as the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA Batten School Students Donate Over $37,000 to NonprofitsAnnounces Tourism Sponsorship Grant ProgramCACVB Announces Tourism Sponsorship
UVA Batten School Students Donate Over $37,000 to Nonprofits
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 11 hours ago
Announces Tourism Sponsorship Grant ProgramCACVB Announces Tourism Sponsorship Grant Program The Charlottesville Albemarle Convention and Visitors Bureau announces the 2016-17 Tourism Sponsorship Grant Program is now open, with May 25 as the... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Hotel tax increase, vehicle tax removal could make August ballotwould bring in about $500,000 a year in revenue. Megan McConachie, the marketi
Hotel tax increase, vehicle tax removal could make August ballot
KOMU Columbia / Posted 12 hours ago
would bring in about $500,000 a year in revenue. Megan McConachie, the marketing & communications manager for Columbia's Convention and Visitors Bureau, said while the tax should eventually help Columbia's economy, it might upset some visitors in... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Augusta County Teen Arrested After Reports of Shots FiredAnnounces Tourism Sponsorship Grant ProgramCACVB Announces Tourism Sponsorship
Augusta County Teen Arrested After Reports of Shots Fired
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 13 hours ago
Announces Tourism Sponsorship Grant ProgramCACVB Announces Tourism Sponsorship Grant Program The Charlottesville Albemarle Convention and Visitors Bureau announces the 2016-17 Tourism Sponsorship Grant Program is now open, with May 25 as the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Crescent Halls Evacuated Due to SmokeAnnounces Tourism Sponsorship Grant ProgramCACVB Announces Tourism Sponsorship
Crescent Halls Evacuated Due to Smoke
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 13 hours ago
Announces Tourism Sponsorship Grant ProgramCACVB Announces Tourism Sponsorship Grant Program The Charlottesville Albemarle Convention and Visitors Bureau announces the 2016-17 Tourism Sponsorship Grant Program is now open, with May 25 as the... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
McCartney Fans Keep Local Hotels Busyare filling up as fans prepare to spend the night before and after the big even
McCartney Fans Keep Local Hotels Busy
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 14 hours ago
are filling up as fans prepare to spend the night before and after the big event. Teri Schmidt with the Sioux Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau says hosting the concert gets the city's name out there. "Calls about hotels. Where's the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
CACVB Announces Tourism Sponsorship Grant ProgramRelease from the Charlottesville Albemarle Convention and Visitors Bureau:Charl
CACVB Announces Tourism Sponsorship Grant Program
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 hours ago
Release from the Charlottesville Albemarle Convention and Visitors Bureau:Charlottesville, VA (May 2, 2016) - The Charlottesville Albemarle Convention and Visitors Bureau (CACVB) today announced the 2016-17 Tourism Sponsorship Grant Program is now... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
New Hanover Co. participating in National Travel & Tourism Weekmakes to the economy. This year’s National Travel & Tourism Week theme is “Tra
New Hanover Co. participating in National Travel & Tourism Week
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
makes to the economy. This year’s National Travel & Tourism Week theme is “Travel ’16”. The Wilmington and Beaches Convention and Visitors Bureau coordinates the local observance of National Travel & Tourism Week by engaging travel... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bentonville festival to feature 70 filmswas $1.3 million. The festival's direct economic impact was between $300,000 an
Bentonville festival to feature 70 films
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
was $1.3 million. The festival's direct economic impact was between $300,000 and $400,000, according to the Bentonville Convention and Visitors Bureau. Tiffany Norwood said she's expecting more festival customers this year at her shop,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Fallout from North Carolina LGBT law worries small business - Small Businessthat canceled or scaled back since the state legislature passed the bill March
Fallout from North Carolina LGBT law worries small business - Small Business
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
that canceled or scaled back since the state legislature passed the bill March 23, according to the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau, and more events might also be canceled. Travel is a big industry in North Carolina, bringing... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
N.C. LGBT law worries small businessesconferences canceled or scaled back since the state legislature passed the bill
N.C. LGBT law worries small businesses
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
conferences canceled or scaled back since the state legislature passed the bill March 23, according to the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau, and more events might also be canceled. Travel is a big industry in North Carolina, bringing... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Travel the Carolinas: On a budgetneighborhoods that qualify, you can walk to restaurants, cafes and tourist attr
Travel the Carolinas: On a budget
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
neighborhoods that qualify, you can walk to restaurants, cafes and tourist attractions.
Details: Charleston Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, 423 King St., Charleston, S.C.; 800-774-0006; www.charlestoncvb.com.

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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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USA Today
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
USA Today / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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First Coast News
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
First Coast News / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first yearI care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in
Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
I care about is how many people it's pulling in, and it appears it's pulling in a lot of people," Memphis Convention and Visitors Bureau President Kevin Kane said. Beale Street merchant Ty Agee said business is up about 30% at his... Read more
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The Mercury News
Fallout from North Carolina LGBT law worries small businessconferences canceled or scaled back since the state legislature passed the bill
Fallout from North Carolina LGBT law worries small business
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
conferences canceled or scaled back since the state legislature passed the bill March 23, according to the Greater Raleigh Convention and Visitors Bureau, and more events might also be canceled. Travel is a big industry in North Carolina, bringing... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit preparing possible bid for 2017 Summer X Gamesof us again," said Dave Beachnau, executive director with the Detroit Sports Co
Detroit preparing possible bid for 2017 Summer X Games
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
of us again," said Dave Beachnau, executive director with the Detroit Sports Commission, a subsidiary of the Detroit Metro Convention and Visitors Bureau. "If our research proves out that we should push forward with this, I think things will happen... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Festivals, events, bring thousands to Lake Areamind waiting to eat but the traffic, I don't like," she said. According to Ang
Festivals, events, bring thousands to Lake Area
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 3 days ago
mind waiting to eat but the traffic, I don't like," she said. According to Angie Manning with the Southwest Louisiana Convention and Visitors Bureau, festivals and events can bring a noticeable economic spike to the entire community. "Tourism... Read more
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News 8000
Tourism in Wisconsin breaks $20B in 2015visitors to the county last year. “Two-thousand-fifteen was a banner year for
Tourism in Wisconsin breaks $20B in 2015
News 8000 / Posted 3 days ago
visitors to the county last year. “Two-thousand-fifteen was a banner year for La Crosse,” Phillip Wanke, La Crosse County Convention and Visitors Bureau director of group sales, said. La Crosse County has moved up and is now one of the top 10... Read more
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TribLIVE
Travel: Universal Parks’ halloween theme: ‘The Exorcist’heritage as the perfect backdrop for the rare natural event. Eclipse day is Au
Travel: Universal Parks’ halloween theme: ‘The Exorcist’
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
heritage as the perfect backdrop for the rare natural event. Eclipse day is Aug. 21, 2017. Brook Kreder of the Casper Area Convention and Visitors Bureau projects 20,000 visitors, one-third of Casper's population. “We have had some people inquire... Read more
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