Georgia's Tourism industry impact breaks record
Tourism industry celebrates $61.1 billion in impact during National Travel and Tourism Week Read More >
As part of the 2016 Georgia Agritourism Annual Conference on Feb. 24, Georgia Department of Economic Development marketing staff presented tips and pointers for how businesses can promote themselves on ExploreGeorgia.org, the state's consumer travel and tourism... Read More >
More than $50 million invested in new tourism product in Bibb County
Atlanta, Feb. 9, 2016 – The Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Tourism division announced today that Macon-Bibb County is experiencing a tourism development renaissance with six new tourism projects investing more than $50 million in the community... Read More >
Let's show visitors why music is the rhythm of our souls in Georgia!
All of us at Georgia Tourism are so looking forward to what's ahead in 2016 as we celebrate the "Year of Georgia Music." Throughout 2016, the Georgia Tourism team will concentrate our ongoing digital, social, public relations and sales efforts on promoting... Read More >
The state’s newest visitor information center opens at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
ATLANTA, Jan. 26, 2016 – The Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Tourism division in partnership with the Atlanta Convention & Visitors Bureau (ACVB) today unveiled the state’s newest Visitor Information Center (VIC) at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta... Read More >
Governor unveils 2016 Travel Guide at Tourism, Hospitality & Arts Day
ATLANTA, Jan. 26, 2016 - Gov. Nathan Deal was joined by leaders from Georgia’s tourism industry for the annual Tourism, Hospitality & Arts Day at the Capitol to highlight the $57.1 billion impact of tourism on Georgia’s economy. Representatives from the... Read More >
This digital version of "Roam," the official Georgia group tour planner, showcases some of the state's best spots for domestic and international visitors to experience. View online at: http://trendmag2.trendoffset.com/publication/?i=286450 Read More >
In 2016, Georgia Tourism will shine a spotlight on the state’s musical must-sees by launching the “Year of Georgia Music” campaign. The goal is to promote Georgia as a destination for live music and music heritage. With attractions, exhibits, tours,... Log in to read more >
The Columbia County CVB announced in December 2015 that Columbia County has been selected by the Georgia Department of Economic Development to be the host community for the 2016 Georgia Travel Media Marketplace. The event, which is held annually in partnership... Read More >
The tourism industry in Georgia is the 5th largest employer in the state! With a total economic impact of $58.9 billion, the tourism industry in Georgia supports 439,000 jobs. Taxes of $3 billion were generated by tourism in 2015.