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NBC Philadelphia
13,000 Craft Brewing Pros Meet in Philly& BrewExpo America from May 3 through May 6, bringing an estimated 13,000 natio
13,000 Craft Brewing Pros Meet in Philly
NBC Philadelphia / Posted an hour ago
& BrewExpo America from May 3 through May 6, bringing an estimated 13,000 national and international brewing industry professionals to the city, according to the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau. About 12 percent are international attend... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Commission provides funds for cultural events in Carson Citycommission also heard a brief update on a downtown mural project. Kyle Horvath
Commission provides funds for cultural events in Carson City
Nevada Appeal / Posted 6 hours ago
commission also heard a brief update on a downtown mural project. Kyle Horvath, social media manager for the Carson City Visitors Bureau, said five proposals were received and local artist Eric Burke was chosen. He will receive a $2,000 stipend... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Lieutentant governor visits Houma, promotes tourismTerrebonne Parish. In 2014, visitors spent $118 million, which supports 910 jo
Lieutentant governor visits Houma, promotes tourism
The Daily Comet / Posted 9 hours ago
Terrebonne Parish. In 2014, visitors spent $118 million, which supports 910 jobs. According to numbers produced by the Visitors Bureau, if tourism didn’t exist in Terrebonne, parish taxpayers would have to pay an additional $204 per person to... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Lieutentant governor visits Houma, promotes tourismTerrebonne Parish. In 2014, visitors spent $118 million, which supports 910 jo
Lieutentant governor visits Houma, promotes tourism
The Houma Courier / Posted 10 hours ago
Terrebonne Parish. In 2014, visitors spent $118 million, which supports 910 jobs. According to numbers produced by the Visitors Bureau, if tourism didn’t exist in Terrebonne, parish taxpayers would have to pay an additional $204 per person to... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Portland expecting busiest cruise ship season everexploring and trying to get as much of the region as they can," Bob Witkowski w
Portland expecting busiest cruise ship season ever
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 10 hours ago
exploring and trying to get as much of the region as they can," Bob Witkowski with the Greater Portland Convention and Visitors Bureau said. One hundred nineteen ships are planning to stop in Bar Harbor this year. In 2012 the cruise ship... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Portland expecting busiest cruise ship season everexploring and trying to get as much of the region as they can," Bob Witkowski w
Portland expecting busiest cruise ship season ever
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 10 hours ago
exploring and trying to get as much of the region as they can," Bob Witkowski with the Greater Portland Convention and Visitors Bureau said. One hundred nineteen ships are planning to stop in Bar Harbor this year. In 2012 the cruise ship... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
City of Abilene reaps benefits of increased tourismperiod, giving a little bump to the overall economy in the city. According to
City of Abilene reaps benefits of increased tourism
KTXS Abilene / Posted 12 hours ago
period, giving a little bump to the overall economy in the city. According to Nanci Liles with the Abilene Convention and Visitors Bureau, it’s all because of the city’s location. “Abilene’s central location is one of our top assets, and we’re... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hot Browns inspired by hungry Jazz Age revelerswith crawfish, shrimp and andouille sausage. To help visitors locate all manne
Hot Browns inspired by hungry Jazz Age revelers
TribLIVE / Posted 12 hours ago
with crawfish, shrimp and andouille sausage. To help visitors locate all manner of Hot Browns, the Louisville Convention & Visitors Bureau website has a list of eateries serving them. Much fun is made of this “Hot Brown Hop.” Visitors who share a... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Bay Area tourism industry thrivingThe Bay Area’s tourism industry is stronger than ever, according to a report fr
Bay Area tourism industry thriving
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 12 hours ago
The Bay Area’s tourism industry is stronger than ever, according to a report from state visitors bureau Visit California. Visitors in the Bay Area spent more than $33 billion in 2015, making it the largest regional contributor to the state’s tourism... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans tourists spent record $7 billion in 2015; city saw more visitors overallat Woldenberg Park along the Mississippi River, Stephen Perry, president and CE
New Orleans tourists spent record $7 billion in 2015; city saw more visitors overall
The Advocate / Posted 14 hours ago
at Woldenberg Park along the Mississippi River, Stephen Perry, president and CEO of the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau, said that money spent locally had a far-reaching impact on the regional economy. “From all over the world... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Artists will decorate orange barrels in Portage Countyan idea for those orange construction barrels that are popping up again this sp
Artists will decorate orange barrels in Portage County
WAOW Wausau / Posted 14 hours ago
an idea for those orange construction barrels that are popping up again this spring. The Stevens Point Area Convention and Visitors Bureau and Create Portage County want artists to transform those barrels lining construction zones into... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans tourists spend record $7 billion in 2015; city sees more visitors overallat the Capital One Pavilion in Woldenberg Park, Stephen Perry, president and CE
New Orleans tourists spend record $7 billion in 2015; city sees more visitors overall
The Advocate / Posted 17 hours ago
at the Capital One Pavilion in Woldenberg Park, Stephen Perry, president and CEO of the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau, said the money spent by visitors had a far-reaching impact into the region's economy. "From all over the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Plan a staycation with downtown Detroit eventcommunity and their impact on the tourism industry," Larry Alexander, president
Plan a staycation with downtown Detroit event
Detroit Free Press / Posted 17 hours ago
community and their impact on the tourism industry," Larry Alexander, president and CEO of the Detroit Metro Convention and Visitors Bureau, said in a news release. "This is the perfect opportunity to encourage them to get out and explore all that... Read more
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examiner.com
The Big Easy sets new record for big tourism spendingToday, May 3 the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau announced that 2015
The Big Easy sets new record for big tourism spending
examiner.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Today, May 3 the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau announced that 2015 saw an uptick and record in tourism spending. Visitors in 2015 shelled out $7.05 billion, a 3.5 percent increase over the city's earlier record, set a year earlier. A... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Red Bricks and Roses Carriage Parade in Oxfordand Roses Carriage Parade, which is set for Saturday, May 7, starting at noon.
Red Bricks and Roses Carriage Parade in Oxford
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 19 hours ago
and Roses Carriage Parade, which is set for Saturday, May 7, starting at noon. Executive Director Jessica Greene of Oxford Visitors Bureau said guests will enjoy seeing the horses and antique carriages. “We’re celebrating the opening of the summer... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Google launches new views of Houston parksour city has to offer in terms of outdoor recreation and routes for off-street
Google launches new views of Houston parks
Houston Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
our city has to offer in terms of outdoor recreation and routes for off-street transportation." The Austin Convention and Visitors Bureau and Visit El Paso also contributed views of sites in their cities. Austin sites mapped include the Lady Bird... Read more
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The Advocate
Around Acadiana for Tuesday, May 3, 2016The Iberia Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau this week is holding events to s
Around Acadiana for Tuesday, May 3, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 20 hours ago
The Iberia Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau this week is holding events to showcase Iberia Parish’s tourist-worthy places, a local show-and-tell that is part of the National Travel and Tourism Week. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, tourism... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Little Rock To Be Featured In New PBS Showwebsites, and will air May 24 on PBS, she said. John Mayner, vice president of
Little Rock To Be Featured In New PBS Show
Arkansas Business / Posted 20 hours ago
websites, and will air May 24 on PBS, she said. John Mayner, vice president of marketing for the Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau, also announced the launch of a social media contest. The prize is "a premier vacation package to Little... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney and more: Rock icons coming to Coachella Valley this fallme if they are filling up now,” said Joshua Bonner, president and chief executi
Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney and more: Rock icons coming to Coachella Valley this fall
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
me if they are filling up now,” said Joshua Bonner, president and chief executive of the Indio Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau. “I’ll be honest, I don’t know if that’s a reflection of inventory booking, or whether it’s the hotels... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Volunteers needed for three events coming to York County this springYORK, PA– The York County Convention & Visitors Bureau is seeking volunteers fo
Volunteers needed for three events coming to York County this spring
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 22 hours ago
YORK, PA– The York County Convention & Visitors Bureau is seeking volunteers for three events coming to the York County Expo Center this May and June. Volunteers are currently needed for: Those interested in volunteering can contact Joe Bleacher,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Rolling Stones, McCartney and more: Rock icons coming to Coachella Valley this fallme if they are filling up now,” said Joshua Bonner, president and chief executi
Rolling Stones, McCartney and more: Rock icons coming to Coachella Valley this fall
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 hours ago
me if they are filling up now,” said Joshua Bonner, president and chief executive of the Indio Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau. “I’ll be honest, I don’t know if that’s a reflection of inventory booking, or whether it’s the hotels... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Columbia recognizes National Travel and Tourism Weeka breakfast, with speeches from Missouri Director of Tourism Dan Lennon, Deputy
Columbia recognizes National Travel and Tourism Week
KOMU Columbia / Posted yesterday
a breakfast, with speeches from Missouri Director of Tourism Dan Lennon, Deputy City Manager Tony St. Romaine and Columbia Visitors Bureau Director Amy Schneider. The event highlighted the importance of Columbia tourism to elected officials, and... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Columba recognizes National Travel and Tourism Weeka breakfast, with speeches from Missouri Director of Tourism Dan Lennon, Deputy
Columba recognizes National Travel and Tourism Week
KOMU Columbia / Posted yesterday
a breakfast, with speeches from Missouri Director of Tourism Dan Lennon, Deputy City Manager Tony St. Romaine and Columbia Visitors Bureau Director Amy Schneider. The event highlighted the importance of Columbia tourism to elected officials, and... Read more
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The Alpena News
Council presented 2016-17 budget& Excavating for the demolition of the former Alpena Power building. * council
Council presented 2016-17 budget
The Alpena News / Posted yesterday
& 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 signing a... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Birding Enthusiasts Flock to Cedar Bayoude la Flor Parking Information Fiesta de la Flor is this coming weekend, and o
Birding Enthusiasts Flock to Cedar Bayou
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
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 weekend, and on... 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 yesterday
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 Workshopde la Flor Parking Information Fiesta de la Flor is this coming weekend, and o
Facebook Takes Part In Small Business Workshop
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
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 weekend, and on... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Until 20 Documentary Premieres In Corpus Christide la Flor Parking Information Fiesta de la Flor is this coming weekend, and o
Until 20 Documentary Premieres In Corpus Christi
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
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 weekend, and on... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Miller Choir Students Help Teacherde la Flor Parking Information Fiesta de la Flor is this coming weekend, and o
Miller Choir Students Help Teacher
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted yesterday
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 weekend, and on... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
City to add 22 firefighters, police officersa courtyard between the new development and the Amador Hotel, and new headquart
City to add 22 firefighters, police officers
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted yesterday
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 officials have said... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area boasts record-high tourism numbersThe Bay Area's tourism industry is stronger than ever, according to a report fr
Bay Area boasts record-high tourism numbers
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
The Bay Area's tourism industry is stronger than ever, according to a report from state visitors bureau Visit California. Visitors in the Bay Area spent more than $33 billion in 2015, making it the largest regional contributor to the state's tourism... Read more
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examiner.com
Quad Cities Beer Week - May 16The warm weather brings parties, festivals, fun and best of all...beer week! Th
Quad Cities Beer Week - May 16
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
The warm weather brings parties, festivals, fun and best of all...beer week! Thank you to the Quad Cities Convention & Visitors Bureau for sharing this great information about Quad Cities Beer Week and the schedule of events. The fourth annual Quad... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Marathon County hosts tourism summittourism spending last year, according to state tourism experts. This was a top
Marathon County hosts tourism summit
WAOW Wausau / Posted yesterday
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 area. "It brings... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Businesses Reaping Rewards From McCartney ConcertGrill," Thoelke said. McCartney performing in Sioux Falls is historic. Teri Sc
Businesses Reaping Rewards From McCartney Concert
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
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 opportunities. "And that will... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Jack's Journal: Sault Ste. Marieso connected. Then in the summer, all those from Florida come here,” explains L
Jack's Journal: Sault Ste. Marie
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted yesterday
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 arriving 500 years... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Chamber, Berkshire Visitors Bureau set to vote on consolidation under 1BerkshireMay 25, the members of 1Berkshire's two remaining affiliates, the Berkshire Cha
Chamber, Berkshire Visitors Bureau set to vote on consolidation under 1Berkshire
Berkshire Eagle / Posted yesterday
May 25, the members of 1Berkshire's two remaining affiliates, the Berkshire Chamber of Commerce and the Berkshire Visitors Bureau, will hold a joint meeting to vote on a full merger of the three entities under the 1Berkshire banner. The... Read more
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Daily Herald
River Bend debuts wedding venueRadio Entertainment, DeEtta's Bakery, Abloom Floral and Gifts, Timothy Whaley P
River Bend debuts wedding venue
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
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 Shamberg, at... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Supervisors Meet to Discuss Louisa Co. Courthouse Roof ReplacementSponsorship Grant ProgramCACVB Announces Tourism Sponsorship Grant Program The
Supervisors Meet to Discuss Louisa Co. Courthouse Roof Replacement
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
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 deadline for... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
UVA Batten School Students Donate Over $37,000 to NonprofitsSponsorship Grant ProgramCACVB Announces Tourism Sponsorship Grant Program The
UVA Batten School Students Donate Over $37,000 to Nonprofits
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
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 deadline for... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Hotel tax increase, vehicle tax removal could make August ballotabout $500,000 a year in revenue. Megan McConachie, the marketing & communicat
Hotel tax increase, vehicle tax removal could make August ballot
KOMU Columbia / Posted yesterday
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 the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Augusta County Teen Arrested After Reports of Shots FiredSponsorship Grant ProgramCACVB Announces Tourism Sponsorship Grant Program The
Augusta County Teen Arrested After Reports of Shots Fired
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
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 deadline for... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Crescent Halls Evacuated Due to SmokeSponsorship Grant ProgramCACVB Announces Tourism Sponsorship Grant Program The
Crescent Halls Evacuated Due to Smoke
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
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 deadline for... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
McCartney Fans Keep Local Hotels Busyup as fans prepare to spend the night before and after the big event. Teri Schm
McCartney Fans Keep Local Hotels Busy
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
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 best place to... Read more
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MLive.com
Saugatuck again tops USA Today's poll of 'Best Small Town Weekend Escape'sincerest thanks to all you loyal fans and voters for your tireless efforts," s
Saugatuck again tops USA Today's poll of 'Best Small Town Weekend Escape'
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
sincerest thanks to all you loyal fans and voters for your tireless efforts," said Felicia Fairchild, executive director of the Saugatuck visitors bureau, in a statement. "This publicity will be a wonderful boost to our 2016 tou... 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 yesterday
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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The Sacramento Bee
City must focus on performing arts theaterplan is to expand the nearby convention center and link it much more closely wi
City must focus on performing arts theater
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
plan is to expand the nearby convention center and link it much more closely with the theater. The Sacramento Convention & Visitors Bureau and other boosters say increasing the exhibit hall from 134,000 square feet to 200,000 square feet and adding... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
What impact will a 'mega resort' have on a tiny Micronesian island?atolls are populated by 7,000 people and the island has a land area of only 100
What impact will a 'mega resort' have on a tiny Micronesian island?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
atolls are populated by 7,000 people and the island has a land area of only 100 square kilometres. There are around 5,000 visitors a year. Originally, Chinese company Entertainment and Travel Group (ECG) planned to build a 10,000-room complex but... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Hot Springs Tourism Chief Steve Arrison Offers His Conventional WisdomAs CEO of the Hot Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau, Steve Arrison is respon
Hot Springs Tourism Chief Steve Arrison Offers His Conventional Wisdom
Arkansas Business / Posted 2 days ago
As CEO of the Hot Springs Convention & Visitors Bureau, Steve Arrison is responsible for the creation and implementation of the advertising, promotion and marketing program for the city of Hot Springs. He worked in the hotel business for many years,... Read more
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WWAY 3 Wilmington
New Hanover Co. participating in National Travel & Tourism Weekthe economy. This year’s National Travel & Tourism Week theme is “Travel ’16”.
New Hanover Co. participating in National Travel & Tourism Week
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
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 partners, visitors,... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach In Memoriam: Mid-October 2015 to April 2016as the island’s only “Two-Legged Historical Landmark” in 1996. And in 2011, he
Palm Beach In Memoriam: Mid-October 2015 to April 2016
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
as the island’s only “Two-Legged Historical Landmark” in 1996. And in 2011, he received the Palm Beach County Convention & Visitors Bureau Providencia Award for extraordinary contributions to the vitality and prosperity of the county. Mr. Ponce... Read more
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