Tennessee is known for its beautiful fall foliage with bright oranges, vibrant yellows and deep reds. Now there’s beauty to behold as the Tennessee Department of Tourism Development unveiled its 13th colorblind sight this week at Radnor Lake State Park and Natural Area in Nashville. Locally, the Department of TourismRead More →

The Tennessee Department of Tourism Development kicked off the first annual Gatlinburg Songwriter Festival with the unveiling of a new “Tennessee Music Pathways” marker to honor the historic Gatlinburg Inn and Felice’s “Rocky Top” legacy and Boudleaux Bryant. Janelle Arthur, Hits & Grins, the All-Star Bluegrass Band with Jerry Salley,Read More →

Tennessee’s tourism industry isn’t just trying to attract more visitors this summer as it recovers from the coronavirus pandemic. State and industry groups are also advertising to bring more workers to fill the nearly 50,000 available jobs at local attractions, hotels, restaurants and other travel-related businesses amid one of theRead More →

The Tennessee Department of Tourism Development today unveiled its Official Guide to Tennessee Vacation 2021 with a mouth-watering cover showcasing the state’s diverse cuisine. Tennessee’s world-class hospitality and culinary creations have long drawn visitors and residents alike, and this year’s guide highlights the best chefs and their signature dishes inspiredRead More →

For an industry devastated by the novel coronavirus pandemic, the Northeast Tennessee Tourism Association’s 23rd annual Pinnacle Awards were welcome news on a celebratory afternoon. “I think everyone was really excited to be able to be in a room together and honor some big projects and have some great news,Read More →

Nashville, Tennessee – Farmers, foresters, manufacturers, distributors and retailers ensure community access to safe and abundant food, fuel, fiber and wood products. Despite the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, farmers still raise livestock and plant and harvest crops. At this time, the Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) sees no evidence of anRead More →

The 2020 Tennessee Vacation Guide has three distinct covers that showcase the scenic beauty across the state Nashville, Tennessee – The Tennessee Department of Tourism Development has released its official 2020 Tennessee vacation guide. For the first time, the guide features three distinct covers that showcase the state’s expanse ofRead More →

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Start your 2020 by exploring some of the most important landmarks in country music. The Tennessee Department of Tourist Development has created a special “Country Music” passport to help visitors explore 22 Tennessee destinations featured in Ken Burn Country Music Documentary. The County Music Passport isRead More →

Tennessee Tourism Commissioner Susan Whitaker Tourism Director of the Year 2013 Achievements under [Susan Whitaker’s] leadership will have a lasting impact on Tennessee. Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 Commissioner Susan Whitaker, Tennessee Department of Tourism Development, was named the 2013 National Tourism Director of the Year by the USRead More →