Industry

The North Dakota Tourism Division promotes the rich culture and heritage, diverse scenery and unique and entertaining experiences found in North Dakota.  Here you will find resources for North Dakota's tourism industry.

North Dakota Tourism has a variety of options available for partners to affordably reach broader markets with their advertising and promotion - including free listings and paid advertising in the official Travel Guide and Hunting & Fishing Guide...
Tourism Expansion GrantsTourism Expansion Grants support new or expanding tourism or recreation facilities or designated development areas primarily through infrastructure projects. The next round of expansion grants will be due prior to April...
Latest News Releases
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 2:30pm
Bismarck, N.D. - Sixteen North Dakota tourism entities are able to expand their marketing efforts thanks to two grant programs from the North Dakota Department of Commerce, Tourism Division.The...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 - 3:15pm
BISMARCK, N.D. –- First Lady Betsy Dalrymple today celebrated the 11th anniversary of the North Dakota Governor’s Photo Contest by unveiling the winning photos in Memorial Hall of the North Dakota...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 8:45am
From mazes to birds to pumpkins, you’re sure to find acres of adventure throughout North Dakota. Do a little hunting early in the day, then take the family to one of the state’s many Halloween...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 9:45am
Halloween-themed activities take over North Dakota in October. For a frighteningly good time, try your luck at Extreme North Dakota’s END-TOMBED and END-TRAILS event at Turtle River State Park. Or...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 1:45pm
It’s late September and time to let ’er buck in North Dakota. Rodeo fans have several chances to see some of the top hands in the region and even the world at three different events. Other festivals...
Monday, September 8, 2014 - 2:15pm
BISMARCK, N.D. -- The American Bus Association (ABA) announced today that Big Iron Farm Show, West Fargo, ND, September 8-10, 2015 and The Norsk Høstfest, Minot, ND, September 29-October 3, 2015 have...
Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 9:15am
Fall is a colorful time of year in North Dakota: families searching for the perfect orange pumpkin, farmers tending to fields of gold, sports teams donning their team colors and children exploring...
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 - 9:30am
September is the perfect time to enjoy many outdoor opportunities in North Dakota. Our festivals honoring holidays, seasons, potatoes, harvests and even junk shift into high gear. You can also get...
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 2:45pm
For those families in North Dakota with students starting school after Labor Day, 2014 may be the longest summer ever! Make the most of these bonus days and take advantage of the warm temperatures...
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 2:30pm
Take a leisurely stroll through a festival with a grilled ear of corn in your hand, listen to the blues or stay active by running, rolling, and riding at a North Dakota event this month. You will...