VisitErie Celebrates National Travel and Tourism Week

(WJET/WFXP/ — National Journey and Tourism 7 days is celebrated every year the to start with comprehensive week of Could.

The 39th once-a-year NTTW will get place May possibly 1- May 8, 2022 with the topic “The Foreseeable future of Travel” , arriving as the sector seems forward to foreseeable future growth and good results next the troubles around the previous two a long time.

For this 12 months, VisitErie is becoming a member of forces with 7 Western Pennsylvania Destination Promoting Companies in a cross-promotion contest from May 1, 2022- May 9, 2022.

The intention of the contest is to stimulate citizens and readers to understand additional about the destinations across Western Pennsylvania. In addition, it provides entrants the prospect to acquire a single of 7 prize packs, valued at $100 each individual.

According to VisitErie’s internet site, entries will be accepted by means of 11:59 p.m. on Monday, May possibly 9, 2022. 7 winners will be drawn at random on Could 10, 2022

John Oliver, VIsitErie President and CEO remarked that this multi-county partnership speaks to how completely ready everyone is to welcome people again.

“We are prepared to go ahead.  The potential of journey appears to be brilliant for Erie County and I am energized to see our tourism business flourish.”

John Oliver, VisitErie President and CEO

In accordance to a information release from VisitErie, in Erie County, customer investing averages over $1.2 billion each year and support more than 17,000 jobs. It generates around $412 million in business wages.

In addition to VisitErie, underneath are the participating destinations:

  • Beaver County Recreation & Tourism
  • Butler County Tourism and Conference Bureau
  • Crawford County Convention and Website visitors Bureau
  • Go Laurel Highlands
  • Indiana County Tourist Bureau
  • Go to Lawrence County
  • VisitMercerCountyPA
  • Oil Area Alliance of Small business, Industry and Tourism in Venango County.

The information release mentioned the prize deals integrated in VisitErie’s contest:

Beaver County: Passes to Pinball PA, $25 to Annie Lee’s Southern Kitchen, $25 to Altered Genius Brewing and $25 gift card to Katie’s Korner, supplied by Check out Beaver County

Butler County: $100 in Butler County Gift Certificates, great at much more than 100 dining, buying or lodging institutions! Provided by Butler County Tourism and Conference Bureau

Crawford County: $50 to the lakeside Silver Shores Restaurant and $50 in Downtown Bucks, to be utilized in extra than 20 downtown Meadville spots! Presented by Check out Crawford

Indiana County: Two passes for Terrifying Harry’s Haunted Trails and $60 to The Cafe at Chestnut Ridge Provided by Pay a visit to Indiana County

Lawrence County: $100 gift certification to Hampton Inn and Suites New Castle Supplied by Take a look at Lawrence County Pennsylvania

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

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

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