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TravelNevada and Reno Bites teams up to develop food-themed road trip itinerary

Social promotion runs through Oct. 11 — participants have a chance to be on the Reno Bites Chef Showdown judging panel. CARSON CITY, Nev. — Reno is featured in a new food-themed road trip itinerary through northern Nevada developed by TravelNevada and Reno Bites, the food event taking place Oct. 9-15 in Reno. The itinerary […]

TravelNevada Launches 360° Video ‘Don’t Fence Me In’ Tour

Participants can enter for a chance to win one of seven ultimate Nevada getaways CARSON CITY, Nev. (September 7, 2017) – Beginning Sept. 2, the Nevada Division of Tourism (TravelNevada) will take over major events and high traffic areas in three key California cities as part of its first-ever “Don’t Fence Me In” 360-degree video […]

Monthly Report: July 2017

Nevada Metrics Interact with this report by rolling over the charts below, and clicking on the tabs to get a full picture of metrics and data.   Visitor Volume   Room Nights Occupied   Gross Gaming Revenue   Airport Volume   Key Market Economic Data Interact with this report by rolling over the charts below […]

U.S. Travel Outlook – July 2017

  What follows are some select excerpts from the latest U.S. Travel Association’s “U.S. Travel Outlook,” a compilation of current research and trends by David Huether. The industry insights we think may be of particular interest to Nevada Industry Partners include TRAVEL TRENDS INDEX, CONSUMER CONFIDENCE, and CONSUMER SPENDING. Read on!   TRAVEL TRENDS INDEX […]

A Note from the Director – July 2017

Hello, fellow Nevadans! I am pleased to announce our redesigned website, TravelNevada.biz, and complementing newsletter – each designed just for you. We’ve created this newsletter to serve as your resource for quick information on programs, campaigns, and industry news. It also will provide specific links to TravelNevada.biz where you will find more information about each […]

Territory Highlight: Rural Roundup in Elko

  The 27th annual Rural Roundup was held in Elko at the end of April. More than 200 tourism volunteers and professionals attended the conference to hear the latest trends on a number of topics including photography, videography, social media, marketing strategies, welcome signage, mobile apps and more. The Cowboy-Up Film Festival featured 90-second destination […]

Nevada Tourism awards $983,400 in grants to promote rural Nevada

CARSON CITY, Nev. — New special events are slated for rural Nevada, including a quirky cooking festival that involves steam engines, as well as an event celebrating the 20th anniversary of the land-speed record. Both are among projects funded by the Nevada Division of Tourism (TravelNevada) through its rural marketing grants program. TravelNevada distributed $983,400 […]

Save Brand USA Funding

The U.S. Travel Association has created a call to action to support Brand USA in regards to the latest from Washington on a key priority of the travel and tourism industry – The Administration has proposed a federal budget that would eliminate the U.S.’s investment in Brand USA, the international travel marketing arm of the […]

International Offices Update – July, 2017

TravelNevada International Offices TravelNevada continues to evolve in the efforts of promoting Nevada to our International Markets. As we begin the new Fiscal Year of 2018, TravelNevada will have representation in the following International Markets: Australia Canada China France Germany India United Kingdom   Mexico and Beyond We will be changing our in-market representation for […]

Nevada Museums at the DMV

A video promoting Nevada’s seven state museums is being shown at Department of Motor Vehicles offices around the state. The one-minute video, produced in-house by the Department of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, includes an introduction by Gov. Brian Sandoval, made during a visit to the Nevada State Museum in Carson City in May. “Nevada’s museums […]