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Commerce’s Tourism Grant Program Accepting Applications

The Montana Department of Commerce is currently accepting applications for its Tourism Grant Program. Up to $750,000 will be awarded to projects that strengthen Montana’s economy through the development and enhancement of the State’s tourism and recreation industry.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

‘Taste our Place’ Encourages Travelers to Eat Local with Summer Campaign

Look for billboards, posters across Montana

Taste our Place Billboard

“Taste our Place,” the local food category of the popular Made in Montana program, is encouraging travelers to eat local with a summer billboard and airport poster campaign to support small businesses and agricultural producers with traveler dollars.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Lt. Gov. Cooney Celebrates the Best of Montana Tourism at Annual Awards

2018 Montana Tourism Awards Announced

2018 Governor's Conference on Tourism

Lt. Governor Mike Cooney on Monday night joined attendees of the Governor’s Conference on Tourism and Recreation to congratulate finalists and winners of the 2018 Montana Tourism Awards.

Monday, April 16, 2018
Categories: Market MTTourism

Governor Bullock Highlights New Legislation to Boost Tribal Tourism and Economic Prosperity

Senate Bill 309 ceremonial signing in Pablo.

Governor Steve Bullock today highlighted new legislation to boost tribal tourism and economic prosperity in Indian Country during a ceremonial bill signing in Pablo, Montana.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
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Billings Welcomes Inaugural American Airlines Flight from Dallas-Ft. Worth

Lt. Governor Mike Cooney greets passengers arriving in Billings

Lt. Governor Mike Cooney greets passengers arriving in Billings.

The inaugural American Airlines flight between Dallas Fort Worth and Billings landed Friday, and community business and civic leaders were on hand to celebrate and welcome travelers to Montana.

Monday, June 5, 2017
Categories: Market MT

Why Montana is a State of Mind, Not Just a State

RootsRated Labs takes a closer look at how Montana is breaking visitation records

The Montana Office of Tourism and Business Development is working smarter thanks to new research that zeroes in on who is most likely to visit Montana, and how tourism marketing efforts can reach those likely travelers. That’s the takeaway from a recent feature piece by RootsRated Labs, a digital source that writes about best practices in outdoor and travel marketing.

Friday, March 24, 2017
Categories: Market MT

Montana Launches New Warm Season Marketing Campaign

For families in most neighboring states, Montana’s unspoiled nature can be experienced over a long weekend on just a tank of gas. That’s one of the reasons that the Montana Department of Commerce is targeting audiences in nearby states and Canada with its 2017 warm season tourism campaign which launched Monday nationwide.

Monday, March 20, 2017
Categories: Market MT

Governor Bullock Announces 2017 Montana Tourism Award Winners

The awards celebrate the outstanding work of the communities, businesses, organizations and people who strengthen Montana's tourism industry and thereby contribute to maximizing its economic impact for Montana residents.

Thursday, March 16, 2017
Categories: Market MT
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MONTANA OFFICE OF TOURISM AND BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT | MONTANA DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
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