Georgia Tourism Announces 2018's 100 Plates Locals Love List
Included in the new state culinary guide, Georgia Eats, the 100 dishes served in restaurants around the state come highly recommended by residents. Read More >
As part of the redesign of ExploreGeorgia.org, a new online platform has been developed to allow tourism partners to promote their businesses and events on the new site. Online training sessions were held July 11-13, 2018. Click here for the recording of... Read More >
Be part of creating a better state of business
Hospitality is big business in Georgia. The tourism industry had a $63.1 billion impact in Georgia in 2017, and supports more than 460,000 jobs across the state (US Travel, 2017). The Georgia Travel Association (GATA) works with local convention and visitors... Read More >
ATLANTA, June 18, 2018 – Georgia's warm sunshine, beautiful blooms and lots of festivals are what make the summertime a great time to explore the state. From flowers and food, to drinks and dancing, here’s a list of fun festivals to visit that everyone... Read More >
Georgia Tourism, in collaboration with Miles Partnership, is in the process of redesigning ExploreGeorgia.org. Almost a year into the planning, the new site will be an even greater source of inspiration for visitors as well as providing new, easy-to-use navigation... Read More >
Save the dates!
Did you know international travelers to Georgia spend more than $1.8 billion annually? Interested in furthering your understanding of the global travel market so you can diversify your customer base and obtain your fair share of that spend? Explore Georgia... Read More >
Georgia Tourism is pleased to announce the media partners that have been accepted into the Sanctioned Co-op Program for the 2019 fiscal year. The program serves as an opportunity for any partner with a listing on ExploreGeorgia.org to buy print, public broadcasting... Read More >
List included in the new state Culinary Guide, Georgia Eats
ATLANTA, June 4, 2018 — The Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Tourism Division (GDEcD) today released the 2018 state culinary guide, Georgia Eats. The fourth annual digest-sized guide features the wildly popular "100 Plates Locals Love" list... Read More >
Here you can find the most up-to-date Explore Georgia strategy documents. Log in to read more >
The tourism industry in Georgia is the 5th largest employer in the state! With a total economic impact of $63.1 billion, the tourism industry in Georgia supports 460,000 jobs. Taxes of $3.3 billion were generated by tourism in 2017.