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National Travel and Tourism Week
National Travel and Tourism Week

National Travel and Tourism Week

May 3-9, 2020

This National Travel and Tourism Week honors the spirit of travel in recognition of the industry’s strength, selflessness and resiliency.

Spirit of Travel

The spirit of travel isn’t only found in far-off places. When Frederick residents embrace the spirit of travel by supporting local businesses and helping their neighbors, they are also playing a key role in rebuilding our community—and America.People from all backgrounds and all walks of life connect through the spirit of travel. When the time is right, the travel and tourism industry will be integral to our nation’s recovery—for the economy and American jobs. But it is the spirit of travel that will heal our country’s morale. Join Visit Frederick in celebrating the wonderful ways that travel and tourism contribute to our remarkable community. 

Frederick hosted over 2 million visitors last year, creating an influx of over $400 million into the local economy. Travel and Tourism in Frederick creates jobs, helps business development, and supports all the things that make it such a desirable place to live.

  • Travel supports more than 6,500 jobs in Frederick.
  • Travel contributed more than $120 million in taxes in 2018.

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Celebrate on Social Media

Visit Frederick is celebrating the #SpiritofTravel all week across our social media platforms. Follow along and join in on the fun by sharing a travel and tourism message on Monday!
Facebook | Twitter | Instagram

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Learn More About National Travel and Tourism Week

Destinations all over the country are celebrating this important industry.
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