Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing

North Country News
7:30 pm
Mon July 15, 2013

In Spite of Rain, Vermont Open to Tourism

Walking in Burke Hollow - Photograph by Dennis Curran
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Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin says in spite of the wet weather this summer, the state is still open for tourism.

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North Country News
5:19 pm
Fri April 5, 2013

Tourism Report Indicates Growth

Walking in Burke Hollow, Vermont
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A biennial report released by the Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing shows record growth in visitor spending and tourism industry employment.

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12:30 pm
Mon December 17, 2012

Tourism Report Indicates Rebound

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A new report prepared for the Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing is showing  a resurgence in that sector with tourists visiting the state spending more.

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.
Most of the increase in spending from the 14 million visitors to the state was for lodging and food.

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