• Governor Bill Haslam and Tennessee Tourism Announce Powerful Return On Investment Numbers

    Wednesday, March 09, 2016 | 3:17pm

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Governor Bill Haslam and Commissioner Kevin Triplett, Tennessee Department of Tourist Development, today announced the powerful results of a return on investment study, the first since launching the “Soundtrack of America, Made in Tennessee” brand campaign, during a special event at Tennessee Hospitality & Tourism Association’s Tourism Day on the Hill.

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  • International Entertainment Icon Dolly Parton Graces Cover of 2016 Official Tennessee Vacation Guide

    Tuesday, January 12, 2016 | 10:00am

     The Tennessee Department of Tourist Development releases its highly-anticipated 2016 Official Tennessee Vacation Guide featuring international entertainment icon and native Tennessean Dolly Parton. More than 550,000 guides are available to inspire potential guests to book a trip filled with authentic experiences that are part of “The Soundtrack of America - Made in Tennessee.” Get the guide at tnvacation.com/guide.

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  • Tennessee Tourism Announces Coming Attractions and 2016 Milestones

    Friday, January 01, 2016 | 10:19am

    Nashville, Tenn. – The Tennessee Department of Tourist Development anticipates continued industry momentum in 2016 as tourism partners throughout the state open new attractions, expand current properties and celebrate major milestones. The new tourism assets strengthen the brand promise to provide vacation experiences that are part of The Soundtrack of America - Made in Tennessee.

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  • HARK! Tennessee's Holiday Season Is Full of Singing

    Friday, November 20, 2015 | 12:03pm

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Soundtrack of America is always playing in Tennessee, especially during Christmas. Hark what Tennessee sings in parades, at attractions and in house museums across the state: Christmas has come and with it the glorious sounds of the season.

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  • Four Ways to Experience a Perfect Tennessee Autumn

    Tuesday, September 08, 2015 | 12:07pm

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Fall music festivals, fashion, and pumpkin-flavored treats enrich the Made in Tennessee experience during the autumn months. Calendar, food and clothing ideas for Tennessee travelers are highlighted below with more seasonally fun activities at www.tnvacation.com/season.  

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  • Create a Summer Vacation Soundtrack in Tennessee

    Tuesday, May 26, 2015 | 2:00pm

    Come to Tennessee to create a summer vacation soundtrack. Choose from a long list of ear candy:  Live music at every festival or on just about every corner; the sound of a cannonball splash at Nashville Shores, H2Oh! Splash in Memphis and some of the cleanest lakes in the world; and songbirds and chirping crickets at any one of 54 award-winning state parks. Pack a bag and head to the Volunteer State where the best summer vacation memories are Made in Tennessee.

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  • 2015 Tennessee Civil War Sesquicentennial Signature Event

    Tuesday, March 10, 2015 | 3:08pm

    The multi-year initiative to preserve and commemorate Tennessee’s Civil War history will culminate during the 2015 Tennessee Civil War Sesquicentennial Signature Event “Reconstruction Tennessee” April 30-May 1 in Knoxville. The event is free and will feature keynote addresses, symposiums, educational seminars, tours of historic sites, and more. Knoxville’s Blue & Gray Reunion and Freedom Jubilee will take place April 30-May 3.

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