News for Tourism

Thursday, March 21, 2019
The Gen. Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport set a new passenger record in 2018, serving more than 672,000 passengers. Meanwhile, the airport just had a record February in 2019. Doug Palmer has been promoted to Assistant Airport Director, Operations and Maintenance for the Metropolitan Airport Authority of Peoria, which operates both the Gen. Wayne A. Downing Peoria International ...read more
Categories: Community, Tourism
Friday, February 08, 2019
GALESBURG, Ill. – The Illinois Excellence in Tourism Awards took place on Monday, February 4, during the Governor’s Conference on Travel and Tourism in Chicago. The awards honor Illinois travel and tourism teams with the most compelling and innovative tourism marketing initiatives of 2018. Galesburg Area Convention and Visitors Bureau was proud to be honored during this year’s ceremony! ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Tourism, Community, Press Release