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Discover Your Nevada toolkit

Partners, welcome to Travel Nevada’s Discover Your Nevada campaign! We’re excited to partner with you on this journey as we work to help support our industry partners within the state. The goal of the Discover Your Nevada campaign is to inspire Nevadans to travel within the state. We hope these resources will allow you to […]

Travel Nevada COVID-19 Rural Recovery Grant guidelines

A downloadable, PDF version of these guidelines are here: https://travelnevada.biz/wp-content/uploads/Recovery-Grant-Guidelines_updated-101620.pdf Updated Oct. 16, 2020 STATE OF NEVADA DIVISION OF TOURISM Nevada Division of Tourism Covid-19 Rural Recovery Grant Guidelines These grant funds have been approved by the Nevada Governor’s Finance Office and the Interim Finance Committee utilizing the Coronavirus Relief Funding allocated to the State […]

COVID-19 Rural Recovery Grants will open at 8 a.m. Sept. 30

Travel Nevada was approved for Coronavirus Relief Funds (CRF) to aid in the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. The agency will distribute $1.65 million of those funds through its COVID-19 Rural Recovery Grant Program to help municipalities and nonprofit organizations promote that they are safe and open for visitors. This grant program differs significantly from […]

Rural Tourism COVID19 Reopening Plan-UPDATED 7/27/20

REOPENING NEVADA UPDATE 07/27/10 New Directive Announced to Help Slow the Spread of COVID-19 Bars, pubs, taverns, distilleries, breweries, and wineries that don’t serve food in the following Nevada counties must close effective 11:59 p.m. today to help slow the spread of COVID-19 in the State. These business must remain counties closed in the following […]

Travel Nevada FY21 Recovery Plan

Travel Nevada’s FY21 Recovery Plan details Travel Nevada’s strategy to compete in a travel industry that has been transformed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Our traditional audiences will consider a new set of needs and concerns as they make their travel decisions. Nevada’s statewide tourism partners will change the way they do business to accommodate health […]

Travel Nevada proclamation recognizing National Travel and Tourism Week

A proclamation by Travel Nevada Travel has a critical role in Nevada’s and the nation’s economic prosperity. A robust travel industry has provided significant economic benefits for the nation, generating more than $2.6 trillion in economic output last year, with $1.1 trillion spent directly by travelers in the United States and $40.8 billion in Nevada […]

Public relations team garners coverage of Nevada; hosts industry webinar on influencers

Travel Nevada’s public relations team brought international and domestic travel media into the state this summer and fall, and also shared its social media influencer policy with industry partners in a September webinar. Recent media hits include a feature story — and the cover — of the August Nat Geo India, the result of an […]

Sales efforts include new international markets, multiple trade missions

Travel Nevada’s Sales and Industry Partners team spent the past few months promoting the state around the world – including in key travel markets Japan and South Korea, as well as in Mexico and Australia. Earlier this year, Travel Nevada contracted with international marketing and public relations firm Aviareps for representation in Japan, the United […]

New ads debut in summer/fall 2019: Nevada — all roads lead to freedom

Travel Nevada’s new 30-second commercial spot and animated digital ads began running in August 2019, featuring Cathedral Gorge, Black Canyon and other rural destinations, along with urban scenes from downtown Las Vegas. Check out the commercial on Travel Nevada.com (click the “Get the Story” box), or click here. Designed to raise awareness of Nevada as […]

Hellos and goodbyes

                  Staff changes   Travel Nevada welcomed two new staff members in the last quarter of 2018, and bid farewell to two longstanding, key members of the team. Tracie Barnthouse in October joined Travel Nevada as a public relations specialist focusing on stakeholder engagement, international media relations […]