Updates from Connecticut’s Office of Tourism, a division of the Department of Economic and Community Development:
Reminder to RSVP for Tourism Marketing Outreach Meetings – March 12-14
Please remember to register for one of the upcoming Connecticut Tourism Marketing Outreach Meetings. We’ve had a great response so far and look forward to kicking off the upcoming spring and summer tourism seasons with what’s new, research highlights to help you formulate your marketing plans, cooperative marketing opportunities including no-cost ways to leverage the Connecticut still revolutionary brand and a special mini-workshop on how to attract international visitors.
You are encouraged to attend an outreach meeting conveniently held in your area. There is no cost to attend:
March 12, Wed., 9:30-11:00 – Mystic Marriott Hotel & Spa, Groton
March 12, Wed., 2:00-3:30 – Grill 37, Pomfret
March 13, Thu., 9:30-11:00 – Warner Theatre, Nancy Marine Studio Theatre, Torrington
March 13, Thu., 2:00-3:30 – Sheraton Hartford South Hotel, Rocky Hill
March 14, Fri., 10:00-11:30 – Hilton Garden Inn, Norwalk
Help to provide an accurate count to the hosting facilities by emailing names of attendees and meeting location to Jennifer Haag, firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 14, 2014 – Connecticut Open House Day
The Connecticut Office of Tourism (COT) is sponsoring the 10th annual Connecticut Open House Day on Saturday, June 14th. The one-day statewide event is designed to showcase Connecticut’s diverse world of history, art and tourism to Connecticut residents. Last year more than 200 participants rolled out the welcome mat to state residents with special incentives, such as free or discounted admission, special activities or exhibits and/or free gifts. COT is dedicating a section of the CTvisit.com website to Connecticut Open House Day, which will include event information and a listing of participating venues. Find out how to participate and to view news and announcements by logging onto www.cultureandtourism.org.
For further information contact Jean Hebert, Jean.Hebert@ct.gov or Rosemary Bove, Rosemary.Bove@ct.gov.