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Experiencing the Great Sandhill Crane Migration at Kearney, Nebraska’s Audubon Sanctuary
A Visit to the Heartland of America--North Platte, Nebraska
Thousands of Sandhill Cranes Descend on Kearney, Nebraska
The Knight Museum and Alliance, Nebraska—a Taste of Mayberry R.F.D.
Nebraska's Chimney Rock--a Sentinel of Westward Migration
Crane Migration Brings Splendor to Nebraska Flyway
Where to Vacation With Your BFFs In Every State
Coast to Coast: Traveling the Lincoln Highway
Epic Girls’ Getaway Destinations In Every State in America
Keep up with important news and information sent to the tourism industry by the Nebraska Tourism Commission.
LINCOLN, Neb. (May 24, 2017)—Weather wasn’t going to stop some from attempting an ultimate endurance feat this past weekend in northern Nebraska. Even with snow in the forecast, a group of about 30 gathered in Valentine to traverse the entire Cowboy Trail, on foot, in just 39 hours. No one would complete the race, but one solo racer made it all the way to Clearwater.
LINCOLN, Neb. (May 18, 2017)— The Nebraska Tourism Commission Thursday announced grant awards totaling $271,656.42 in the first cycle of the Directed Tourism Marketing Grant Program. The Commission received 44 applications this grant cycle requesting $338,456.42 in funding.
LINCOLN, Neb. (May 15, 2017)—Parts of Nebraska’s Sandhills will step into the national spotlight May 15-19, as the Nebraska Tourism Commission plays host to a group of 20 journalists writing for international, national and regional media outlets. These tours are designed to give selected media outlets an opportunity to learn what Nebraska has to offer visitors in various regions of the state.
LINCOLN, Neb. (May 8, 2017)— This week, statewide tourism officials and the governor are celebrating the 34th annual National Travel and Tourism Week (May 7-13), which unites communities across the country to celebrate what travel means to American jobs, economic growth and personal well-being.
Celebrate Nebraska’s birthday, visit a haunted attraction or shop in some of the state’s cutest town squares, all of this can be done while collecting stamps in the 2017 Nebraska Passport. The annual campaign, which encourages travelers to explore the state while gathering stamps and earning great prizes, starts Monday.
LINCOLN, Neb. (April 25, 2017)— Celebrating National Travel and Tourism Week, the Nebraska Tourism Commission will host town hall meetings in multiple communities in May. This will be an opportunity for members of the public and the tourism industry to meet the Commission’s new executive director. The sessions will begin with short opening remarks, then the floor will be open for Q&A and a listening session.
Parts of central Nebraska will step into the national spotlight March 19-23, as the state plays host to a group of 20 journalists writing for international, national and regional media outlets. These tours are designed to give selected media outlets an opportunity to learn what Nebraska has to offer visitors in various regions of the state.
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