The Riverland Tourism Association will be hosting a tourism conference entitled “Travelers: Making the Buck Stop Here” from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7 in Crookston.
The conference will be held in Bede Ballroom at the University of Minnesota Crookston Sargeant Student Center.
The seminar is designed to highlight tourism opportunities in northwest Minnesota.
A wide variety of sessions focusing on marketing and tourism trends will be presented.
The presenters include Dave Bergman - Explore Minnesota Tourism; Rani Bhattacharyya - Northwest Regional Extension Office; Amy Degerstrom - Becker County Historical Society; Steve Eikman - Anchor Marketing; Brent Hales - University of Minnesota Extension Center for Community Vitality; Mike Wilmes - Wilmes Hospitality; and, Mara Wittman - Northwest Minnesota Arts Council.
The cost of the conference is $35, which includes registration, lunch and breaks. Registration is available online at visitcrookston.com/riverland, or by contacting Laura Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 218-686-9785 for a registration form or more information.
The event is made possible by financial support from the Northwest Regional Sustainable Partnership.