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Osoyoos open for business despite flooding

With the May long weekend and unofficial start of summer just days away, tourism operators in Osoyoos want visitors to know that the town is open for business despite flooding. In a news release, Destination Osoyoos said much of the community of Osoyoos and surrounding area remains unaffected, is open …

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Alberta is ready for the 2018 Canada-China Year of Tourism

Government of Alberta economic development and trade mission extends enthusiastic invitation to China travellers, business and investment. Today, the Honourable Deron Bilous, Minister of Economic Development and Trade for the Government of Alberta, and Royce Chwin, CEO of Travel Alberta, announced Alberta’s strategy to capitalize on the Canada-China year of …

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Call for hosts for Open Farm Days

Alberta Open Farm Days is an exciting opportunity for local farmers and ranchers to share stories and experiences while connecting with their urban and rural neighbours. The two-day event is held on August 18 and 19 — showcasing local agriculture, culinary experiences, and ag-tourism by inviting the public to join-in …

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Exclusive DMO training raises the bar in Alberta

Certified Destination Management Executive (CDME) training, offered through a partnership with  Destination International and Travel Alberta, wrapped earlier this month, marking the first time training has been offered in western Canada. A CDME designation is the highest individual educational achievement in the tourism industry and contributes significantly to an already …

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Applications open for Alberta Culture Days

Alberta Culture Days are an annual three-day, province-wide celebration held at the end of September. This three-day gathering is a way for Albertans and travellers to celebrate and promote cultural experiences and diversity across the province.  Travel Alberta recognizes Alberta Culture Days as an opportunity to provide visitors from across …

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