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PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism has been awarded seven awards in a prestigious international marketing competition.
Public Asked to Help Suggest Names for Turkeys
PIERRE, S.D. – For the first time ever, the President of the United States will pardon two turkeys that were raised in South Dakota, and the public has a chance to name them.
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism kicked off its fall and winter marketing efforts in September to build upon the 13.9 million visitors and $3.88 billion in visitor spending the state experienced by the state in 2017.
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism has been recognized by Travel Weekly for work created in 2017. The department was recently awarded a total of three Travel Weekly Magellan Awards.
PIERRE, S.D. – In an effort to continually market South Dakota as a travel destination and bring awareness to the state’s tourism offerings, the South Dakota Department of Tourism is bringing a scale model of Mount Rushmore National Memorial and a taste of South Dakota to Chicago.
PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota was recently named the “Most Promising Destination” in the United States at a National Tourism Award Ceremony held by Tourism Media Group, an official partner of the China Travel Service Association.
PIERRE, S.D. – Thanks in part to a new peak season campaign, “Great Faces, Great Places,” the South Dakota Department of Tourism is expecting the launch of the peak tourist season this month to be another solid one for the state.
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism is aligning with the U.S. Travel Association, South Dakota communities, chambers of commerce and convention and visitors bureaus to celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week, May 6-12.
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism was recognized eight times during the 52nd ADDY Awards, an annual awards show hosted by the South Dakota Advertising Federation (SDAF). The winners were announced at the ADDY Awards ceremony, which was held Friday, Feb.
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism has recognized 141 businesses and organizations across 44 communities in South Dakota for their outstanding customer service.