Industry Partner Newsletter

Summer activities wrap-up

TravelNevada and partners promote the state abroad and at home Sales missions, in-market media trips and new advertising creative filled TravelNevada’s calendar for the first quarter of fiscal year 2019. Below is a look at some recent activities to promote Nevada as a tourism destination, and how to get involved. Working with Brand USA and […]

TravelNevada unveils Discover Your Nevada social media campaign

  TravelNevada unveils Discover Your Nevada social media campaign TravelNevada’s Discover Your Nevada campaign encourages Nevada families to take part in Nevada road trips to discover parts of the state to which they haven’t been. The social media component of Discover Your Nevada is ramping up, with one of TravelNevada’s 10 signature road trips featured […]

TravelNevada spring 2018 wrap-up

  TravelNevada spring 2018 wrap-up TravelNevada and its partners were busy this spring with media and sales missions, familiarization tours, media projects, and shows, including IPW 2018, May 19-23 in Denver. There, at the U.S. Travel Association-sponsored show, TravelNevada unveiled its new IPW trade show booth. The new setup is designed to incorporate partner tables […]

Kari Frilot remembered as dedicated, innovative tourism professional

Kari Frilot remembered as dedicated, innovative tourism professional With great fondness and sadness, we at TravelNevada remember our colleague Kari Frilot. “The hospitality industry and the Nevada Division of Tourism lost a true tourism advocate and dear friend on June 1, when our own Kari Frilot, rural programs manager, passed away unexpectedly,” David Peterson, interim […]

TravelNevada and Nevada Magazine release new guides

  TravelNevada and Nevada Magazine release new guides TravelNevada in June released its first-ever arts, culture, and heritage guide designed specifically with cultural travelers in mind. The 79-page book spotlights characters, events and places to entice cultural/heritage travelers to explore the state. The cover features Paiute elder Ralph Burns dancing near the Virginia Mountains and […]

Territory highlight: Drill down into Tonopah’s past for history, quirk and other gems

In the Nevada desert, midway between Las Vegas and Reno, Tonopah greets the road-weary with a welcome reprieve: museums, a brewery and overnight lodging — including a haunted option. The former mining community of 2,440 recently hosted TravelNevada’s Rural Roundup conference, showcasing such attractions as the Tonopah Historic Mining Park and the Central Nevada Museum. […]

TravelNevada unveils Cowboy Corridor road trip itinerary; more scheduled for 2018

Northern Nevada communities and attractions along Interstate 80 comprise TravelNevada’s new Cowboy Corridor Road Trip, the latest road trip to encourage visitors to explore the state. The itinerary is one of seven found online at TravelNevada.com/pages/road-trips. An additional three road trips are planned for online publication this year; the final 10 together will cover Nevada’s […]

TMCC to launch hospitality program this fall

TMCC to launch hospitality program this fall Truckee Meadows Community College in Reno will debut a hospitality and tourism program this fall, a two-year curriculum culminating in an Associate of Arts degree. The Associate of Arts, Hospitality and Tourism Management Emphasis program is the first of its kind in northern Nevada, according to Vanina Coudriet, […]