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Montana Office of Tourism and Business Development - Driving economic growth & sustainability through tourism. The $3 billion spent annually by visitors circulates throughout Montana communities generating business & tax revenue, jobs & economic development opportunities.

Small Business Grant Funding Opportunity – The Community Development Division and the Montana Main Street Program of the Montana Department of Commerce

A grant program to support brick-and-mortar businesses in commercial districts as they enter the next phases of reopening across the country.

Montana Tourism Industry Unites for ‘Montana Aware’ Campaign

17 CVBs, 6 tourism regions to participate in statewide effort to promote safety measures

Montana Department of Commerce Connect – Business Adaptability Grant Program Expands

Total funding available is $20 million.

Montana Housing Partners with NeighborWorks Montana to Boost Emergency Housing Assistance

“Commerce has a good, longstanding relationship with NeighborWorks Montana and we are excited this partnership will help us deliver housing assistance to more Montanans faster and more efficiently.” Montana Department of Commerce Director Tara Rice

Montana film tax credit program gets mixed review by panel

“Montana’s film industry is a powerful tool for creating good-paying jobs and supporting small businesses in our communities,” Director Tara Rice said.

Montana-made Spirits From Bigfork-based Whistling Andy May Soon be in Highball Glasses All Over the World

Support from Department of Commerce Puts Bigfork-based Whistling Andy on the Map for International Success

How You Can Help Increase Montana’s Census Count

Be Visible About Responding to the Census in a Safe Way

Film Industry Contributed $48 Million to Montana’s Economy in 2019-2020

The production of films, television shows and commercials contributed $47.6 million to Montana’s economy over the last 18 months according to a new independent report on the film industry’s impact commissioned by the Montana Department of Commerce.

Montana Office of Tourism and Business Development Friday Flash

Reminders/Updates for our Tourism Partners

The 2020 Census is happening now. You can complete your questionnaire online, by phone, or by mail.

The 2020 Census asks a few simple questions about you and everyone who was living with you on April 1, 2020.