News & Updates

Event planning tips, venue updates and exciting happenings from around the state.

Hotel Vermont Ice Bar

Hotel Vermont Ice Bar

Mar 22, 2017
Eight thousand years ago, a winter known as the Long Night descended upon the world and lasted a generation. Kings froze in their castles, shepherds their huts, and crops lay frozen under dozens of feet…
My love for you is a journey

My love for you is a journey

Feb 28, 2017
My love for you is a journey, starting at forever and ending at never. -Anonymous  Let the Vermont Convention Bureau be the guide for your journey to find the venue and wedding that will bring memories…
Vermont’s Popular Hotels

Vermont’s Popular Hotels

Feb 28, 2017
Planning a meeting in Vermont? Be sure to check out some of our great pre and post meeting options to enhance your stay.
Dear Vermont Tourism Industry Friends

Dear Vermont Tourism Industry Friends

Feb 22, 2017
We hope you have all been enjoying the much busier and snowier winter tourism season Vermont has experienced after last year’s forgettable winter. Preliminary indications suggest that ski visits and revenues…
Vermont has a lot going on and your attendees want to know

Vermont has a lot going on and your attendees want to know

Feb 22, 2017
Vermont has a lot going on and your attendees want to know. Be sure to fully utilize your destination experts to integrate the destination into your meetings. Make attendees aware of what the destination…
Internet-Based Lodging Study

Internet-Based Lodging Study

Feb 13, 2017
The Vermont Departments of Taxes, Health, and Tourism and Marketing, along with the Division of Fire Safety within the Department of Public Safety, recently submitted to the Legislature, their joint study…
Vermont Tourism Summit

Vermont Tourism Summit

Feb 08, 2017
The 34th Annual Vermont Tourism Summit will be held this year on April 5 & 6 at the Stoweflake Resort in Stowe. The Summit will draw one of the largest gatherings of tourism professionals in the state…
Out of the box meeting and event locations

Out of the box meeting and event locations

Feb 07, 2017
Out of the box meeting and event locations, outstanding service, and state of the art conference facilities from branded hotels to luxury resorts to small inns and B&B’s.  Vermont has endless possibilities. …
Vicky Tebbets Named TRC Chair

Vicky Tebbets Named TRC Chair

Jan 25, 2017
The Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing is pleased to announce that Vicky Tebbetts has been selected as the new Chair of the Vermont Travel & Recreation Council (TRC). Tebbetts was elected to the…
2015 Benchmark Report: Tourism in Vermont

2015 Benchmark Report: Tourism in Vermont

Jan 09, 2017
Every two years, VDTM prepares its Benchmark report on tourism in Vermont. The purpose is to describe qualitatively and quantitatively the impacts of tourism on the Vermont economy. These impacts include…