Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing http://wamc.org en In Spite of Rain, Vermont Open to Tourism http://wamc.org/post/spite-rain-vermont-open-tourism <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin says in spite of the wet weather this summer, the state is still open for tourism. Mon, 15 Jul 2013 23:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 69249 at http://wamc.org In Spite of Rain, Vermont Open to Tourism Tourism Report Indicates Growth http://wamc.org/post/tourism-report-indicates-growth <p></p><p></p><p>A biennial report released by the <a href="http://www.vermontvacation.com">Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing</a> shows record growth in visitor spending and tourism industry employment. Fri, 05 Apr 2013 21:19:21 +0000 Pat Bradley 61584 at http://wamc.org Tourism Report Indicates Growth Tourism Report Indicates Rebound http://wamc.org/post/tourism-report-indicates-rebound <p>A new report prepared for the Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing is showing&nbsp; a resurgence in that sector with tourists visiting the state spending more.<br><br>The report shows that while the number of visitors to Vermont since 2009 increased 1-point-8 percent, visitor spending has jumped 19-point-4 percent.<br>Most of the increase in spending from the 14 million visitors to the state was for lodging and food.<br> Mon, 17 Dec 2012 17:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 53948 at http://wamc.org Tourism Report Indicates Rebound