With 2013 underway, visitors to Michigan.org, the state’s official tourism Web site, can look forward to a wide range of new and improved lodging options, dining spots, and activities this year, including milestone anniversary celebrations.
Early data indicates 2012 is shaping up to be a strong year for Michigan’s tourism industry. According to Smith Travel Research, the statewide average hotel occupancy rate for the year to date as of July was at 56 percent — the highest July year-to-date average since Travel Michigan began tracking the data in 2004.
Two of Michigan’s best-known brands – Michigan International Speedway and Pure Michigan – are teaming up to host the Pure Michigan 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup race at MIS on Sunday, Aug. 21.
Michigan’s tourism industry saw dramatic gains in 2010, generating an estimated 10,000 new jobs. Officials of the Michigan Economic Development Corp. said their studies show out-of-state leisure visitor spending soared 21 percent, making 2010 the […]
A newly released survey has found that tourists and travelers spent an estimated $17.2 billion in Michigan last year.
Comerica Bank’s Michigan Tourism Index was flat in the fourth quarter of 2010 compared to the third quarter, at a level of 93.
Dan Musser with the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island talks about tourism in Michigan going Up North and prospects for the Fall.
Michigan is among the top states in the U.S. for its home run-hitting tourism ads. The Pure Michigan campaign is one being recognized Monday morning by the USA Today as an example of how a […]
After sharing the top spot last quarter in the ‘How Social Is Your State DMO?’ study, Michigan has pulled away with the No. 1 ranking for the period April through June 2010. The study, conducted […]