June 13, 2024


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VisitErie Celebrates National Travel and Tourism Week

(WJET/WFXP/YourErie.com) — Nationwide Vacation and Tourism Week is celebrated annually the very first entire week of May perhaps.

The 39th yearly NTTW will get area May possibly 1- May 8, 2022 with the topic “The Foreseeable future of Travel” , arriving as the sector looks ahead to long term advancement and achievements adhering to the issues around the earlier two yrs.

For this year, VisitErie is signing up for forces with seven Western Pennsylvania Place Advertising and marketing Businesses in a cross-marketing contest from May perhaps 1, 2022- May possibly 9, 2022.

The target of the contest is to stimulate residents and website visitors to study far more about the locations throughout Western Pennsylvania. In addition, it offers entrants the opportunity to earn just one of 7 prize packs, valued at $100 every.

In accordance to VisitErie’s web site, entries will be approved by 11:59 p.m. on Monday, May 9, 2022. Seven winners will be drawn at random on Might 10, 2022

John Oliver, VIsitErie President and CEO remarked that this multi-county partnership speaks to how prepared every person is to welcome site visitors again.

“We are all set to move forward.  The foreseeable future of journey appears to be like brilliant for Erie County and I am excited to see our tourism sector prosper.”

John Oliver, VisitErie President and CEO

In accordance to a information release from VisitErie, in Erie County, visitor spending averages over $1.2 billion each individual yr and assistance in excess of 17,000 work opportunities. It generates in excess of $412 million in field wages.

In addition to VisitErie, underneath are the taking part destinations:

  • Beaver County Recreation & Tourism
  • Butler County Tourism and Convention Bureau
  • Crawford County Convention and Readers Bureau
  • Go Laurel Highlands
  • Indiana County Tourist Bureau
  • Pay a visit to Lawrence County
  • VisitMercerCountyPA
  • Oil Region Alliance of Small business, Marketplace and Tourism in Venango County.

The information release listed the prize offers bundled in VisitErie’s contest:

Beaver County: Passes to Pinball PA, $25 to Annie Lee’s Southern Kitchen area, $25 to Altered Genius Brewing and $25 reward card to Katie’s Korner, offered by Take a look at Beaver County

Butler County: $100 in Butler County Reward Certificates, superior at much more than 100 dining, buying or lodging establishments! Provided by Butler County Tourism and Conference Bureau

Crawford County: $50 to the lakeside Silver Shores Cafe and $50 in Downtown Dollars, to be applied in a lot more than 20 downtown Meadville areas! Supplied by Visit Crawford

Indiana County: Two passes for Scary Harry’s Haunted Trails and $60 to The Cafe at Chestnut Ridge Furnished by Stop by Indiana County

Lawrence County: $100 reward certification to Hampton Inn and Suites New Castle Supplied by Stop by Lawrence County Pennsylvania

Mercer County: $50 present card to Keystone Safari and $50 to Blackout Burger Bar Delivered by Go to Mercer County PA

Venango County: Two tickets to the Barrow-Civic Theater dwell generation of your selection, and $60 to Bella Cucina restaurant Supplied by the Oil Location Alliance.

If you are intrigued in moving into the contest or would like some more details, simply click listed here,