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.

The 2016 North Dakota Travel Industry Conference will be held April 11-13, 2016 at the Alerus Center in Grand Forks. This is a must-attend event for North Dakota's tourism marketers, entrepreneurs and developers and meeting and event planners. ...
Expansion GrantsTourism Expansion Grants are matching grants requiring the sponsor to provide $1 for every $1 of grant money being requested. The total amount of grant dollars awarded for this program is $100,000 with individual grant amounts...
Latest News Releases
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 2:00pm
BISMARCK, N.D. - Gov. Jack Dalrymple and the North Dakota Tourism Division, in partnership with AAA of North Dakota and North Dakota Council on the Arts, are kicking off the 2016 Governor’s Photo...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 9:15am
BISMARCK, N.D. – Longer, warmer days bring more life to North Dakota with many ways to experience the new season. Outdoor pursuits could include a gritty gravel-road mountain bike race, a leisurely...
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 4:00pm
BISMARCK, N.D. –- Nationally, the travel industry contributes $2.1 trillion to the U.S. economy, and one in every nine American jobs depends on the industry. The impact of this is significant right...
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 3:45pm
Summer is nearly upon us and all across North Dakota people are welcoming warmer days by getting out and getting busy. If a physical challenge is on your bucket list, Extreme North Dakota hosting...
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 9:30am
GRAND FORKS, ND – Seven Governor’s Travel and Tourism Awards recognizing outstanding leaders in North Dakota’s tourism industry were presented today at the 2016 North Dakota Travel and Tourism...
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 2:30pm
BISMARCK, N.D. – Warmer weather and longer days have arrived in North Dakota, signaling the time to start planning for summer vacations. The state offers a range of activities and endeavors for...
Monday, March 28, 2016 - 9:00am
If spring fever has you in the mood for a night on the town, check out local listings for different events ranging from the opera to the circus. Adults and kids alike have plenty of options for fun...
Monday, February 29, 2016 - 8:45am
Bismarck, ND – March Madness gets underway this month with millions of Americans filling out NCAA basketball tournament brackets. Hours of sports coverage lends itself to hours of time with family...
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 10:15am
March is an exciting time of year for sports enthusiasts all across the United States. North Dakota is no exception, with sporting events and tournaments taking place all across the state. But if an...
Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 9:30am
Whether you want to enjoy outside adventures or find amusement in the warmth of indoors, February in North Dakota is a great time for family fun. Take advantage of the long Presidents Day weekend and...