National Travel & Tourism Week

When:05/07/2017 - 05/13/2017 (All Day)
Where: Columbia, MO
Contact: US Travel Association


Established by a congressional resolution in 1983, this week of events serves to champion the power of our industry. Travel and tourism professionals from across the nation work throughout the week to promote the impactful contributions their travel markets and organizations make to the U.S. economy.

The travel community marks the event in a number of creative ways, from staging local rallies and conducting media outreach to securing proclamations and resolutions from local governments.


Pick up your passport to Boone County at our office (300 S. Providence), participating businesses, or by downloading here. If you visit 15 or more of the locations between May 7 and August 21st, you can turn your passport in to us and be entered to win fantastic Columbia prizes! Try to take photos of at least 5 of the locations – share these photos on Instagram or Twitter and use the tag #BoCoMoPassport. If you don’t have social media but still want to share your photos with us, you can email them to us at

Follow us on social media during this week to find out more about Travel & Tourism Week and about how much of an impact tourism has on our national and local economies.