Happy National Travel & Tourism Week!


The DeKalb County Convention & Visitors Bureau invites you to celebrate National Travel & Tourism Week (NTTW) with us!

Join us for Let’s Talk Tourism with Cory Jobe, Director, Illinois Office of Tourism, Thursday, May 11th at 10 am at the Egyptian Theatre. He’ll be talking about the economic impact of tourism, including the new visitor spending numbers for 2016, the Illinois Made program, the new “Up for Amazing” ad campaign and more!  The DCCVB is very honored to welcome Director Jobe to DeKalb County during NTTW and we hope you’ll join us!  RSVPs are encouraged.

Follow along on Social Media!

Follow everything NTTW with the #NTTW17 hashtag, you can see what we’re posting about NTTW and beyond by following us on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram.  We’ll be sharing some of the Faces of DeKalb County Tourism, some beautiful photographs of DeKalb County submitted through our photo submission form and more throughout the week!

Faces of Tourism Posts:

* DCCVB Staff

*  Egyptian Theatre Staff: Alex | Brandon

*  Hotel Staff/FAM Tour

Share your favorite DeKalb County destinations across social media using #VisitDeKalbCounty and #NTTW17 hashtags, we’ll repost some of our favorites.

About National Travel and Tourism Week:

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. ~ US Travel.org