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.
Wednesday, March 09, 2016 | 3:17pm
International Entertainment Icon Dolly Parton Graces Cover of 2016 Official Tennessee Vacation GuideTuesday, 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.
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.
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.
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.
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 | 4:47pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Governor Bill Haslam and Commissioner Kevin Triplett, Tennessee Department of Tourist Development, today announced during a special event at the Ryman Auditorium that tourism’s direct domestic and international travel expenditures reached $17.7 billion in 2014, up 6.3 percent, and an all-time high for the state.
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.
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.