Category - Press Releases

Fly With The Angels

Friday, June 3, 2022 2:00 PM by Mike Kent


June 3, 2022

Traverse City Residents Recall

Flying with the Angels

Traverse City, Mich. — It may have been years since the experience, but three Traverse City residents vividly

Guardian of the Plover Galaxy

Thursday, June 2, 2022 10:00 AM by Mike Kent

Traverse City, Mich. — She stands as a sentinel on the shores of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, armed with binoculars and a notepad. Alice Van Zoeren is a vigilant protector of the endangered

Bright Spots in Traverse City

Friday, March 27, 2020 12:00 PM


TRAVERSE CITY, MI – It’s a challenging time to be in the travel industry. It’s even more challenging when your town has an economy largely based on tourism. That’s why Traverse City Tourism is bringing you Bright Spots: stories of joy, kindness, and perseverance in the face adversity. 

Visitor Center Gets New Look

Monday, January 27, 2020 4:00 PM

Traverse City Tourism Visitor Center Renovations Underway


TRAVERSE CITY, MI – The new decade is kicking off changes at Traverse City Tourism. This winter, the Visitor Center will undergo a complete renovation to better welcome guests looking to learn about northern Michigan. The renovation includes replacing the flooring, public restrooms, and visitor desk, as well as cosmetic updates to wall treatments and décor. 

TC Tourism Welcomes New PR Manager

Monday, January 27, 2020 4:00 PM

Traverse City Tourism Welcomes New PR/Media Manager


TRAVERSE CITY, MI – A hometown girl is back in downtown Traverse City. This January, Jillian Manning joined the Traverse City Tourism team as the public relations/media manager. 

Traverse City, MI – Earlier this week Traverse City Tourism welcomed Katy McCain as the newest member to the destination marketing organization. As Business Development Manager, Katy’s new role involves a multitude of high-level responsibilities within the organization, including developing and selling promotional opportunities on behalf of Traverse City Tourism (TCT) and its members.

TRAVERSE CITY, MICHIGAN: In celebration of Michigan Wine Month, vino lovers are invited to enjoy Traverse City Uncorked throughout the entire month of May. The festivities include complimentary wine tastings, discounted lodging packages, winery events and sipping souvenirs for participants.