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Tourism News Releases
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Governor’s Conference on Tourism, hosted by the Department of Tourism, encourages visitor industry professionals to come and be inspired to “Build for the Future” next week, Jan. 17-19, in Pierre.
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism is now accepting applications to fill seasonal positions for travel counselors and supervisors at eight Information Center locations along interstates 29 and 90.
PIERRE, S.D. – During the 75th anniversary year of the completion of Mount Rushmore National Memorial, the “Mount Rushmore’s American Pride” float will appear in the 90th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®.
PIERRE, S.D. – Winners of the 2016 Mercury Awards were announced during the U.S. Travel Association’s annual ESTO conference, held Aug. 27-30. The South Dakota Department of Tourism was presented the award for Best Print Advertising.
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism has been awarded a Bronze Telly Award for work done in conjunction with Brand USA.
PIERRE, S.D. – South Dakota is one of only 12 states in America that has just one area code. The Department of Tourism is capitalizing on this by celebrating what is called ‘605 Day’ on June 5, 2016 (6/05) and is asking residents and visitors alike to join in the celebration.
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism has launched a social media campaign encouraging travelers to “find their great place” in South Dakota while on vacation.
PIERRE, S.D. – National Travel & Tourism Week will be celebrated nationwide May 1-7. The week is a salute to travel and tourism in America, and a celebration of what travel means to American jobs, economic growth and personal well-being.
PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tourism launched its 2016 summer marketing campaign in April, and all elements – from digital and social media to television and print – are in place and attracting potential visitors from the state’s key markets and across the country.