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Submit a Nomination for a Montana Tourism Award

These awards recognize outstanding accomplishments of the people, businesses, organizations and communities that strengthen Montana’s tourism and recreation industries. Nominations are open until February 16, 2020.

Governor Bullock Announces Missoula Will Host 2020 Innovate Montana Symposium – Sept. 24-25

“The Innovate Montana Symposium offers entrepreneurs, whether seasoned experts or first-time business owners, tangible tools and resources to confidently start ad successfully grow their venture,” Governor Steve Bullock said.

Destination Missoula; Missoula Tourism Business Improvement District (TBID) Event Grant Fund Application Spring Cycle Open

The spring cycle for the Missoula Tourism Business Improvement District (TBID) Event Grant Fund is open. This grant provides funding for events that will bring economic benefits to Missoula through spending in the community.

Montana Department of Commerce Awards Tourism Grants to Communities Across the State

$750,000 will be Awarded to Support Tourism and Recreation Projects in 23 Communities

2020 Montana Tourism Award: Call for Nominations

These awards recognize outstanding accomplishments of the people, businesses, organizations and communities that strengthen Montana’s tourism and recreation industries.

Friday Flash – Your Update from the Office of Tourism and Business Development

Reminders/Updates for Our Tourism Partners

Friday Flash 12/20/19 – Your Update From the Montana Office of Tourism and Business Development

Join us April 26-28 for the 2020 Montana Governor’s Conference on Tourism and Recreation in Billings!

Registration NOW OPEN for the 2020 Governor’s Conference on Tourism and Recreation

The annual conference celebrates and advances Montana’s thriving tourism and recreation economy.

Izaak Walton Inn

The ‘Gem’ Between – Montana’s Izaak Walton Inn is a thriving year-round destination

Izaak Walton Inn is a wondrous experience, especially for train lovers (stay in one of the cabooses…).

Film festival showcases new incentive for filmmakers

The Montana Economic Development Industry Advancement (MEDIA) Act provides a tax credit for 20% of production costs for projects shot in Montana.