Gov. Jim Gibbons and Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki announced today that the Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) will resume the popular Governor’s Conference on Tourism after a two-year hiatus in response to enthusiastic pleas from the tourism industry.

Carson City and Dayton officially became a Nevada whitewater destination Saturday when officials cut the ribbon to open the area's first rafting and kayaking facilities on a frisky stretch of the Carson River Aquatic Trail that runs through a scenic canyon with historic relics of Comstock gold mining.

The Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) will celebrate National Tourism Week, May 8-16, by honoring Nevadans in the travel industry on its Facebook page, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki announced today.

Nevada is launching a new summer ad campaign aimed largely at the massive online and television markets to entice visitors to the Silver State, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki, Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) chair, announced today.

Carson City and Lyon County officials will cut the ribbon May 22 to ceremonially launch new boating facilities for whitewater rafting and kayaking that have opened on the Carson River Aquatic Trail between Carson City and Dayton.

The Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) has updated its strategic plan for attracting visitors, combining cost-effective new initiatives and time-tested programs with proven track records, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki said today.

Eleven Nevadans whose zeal for developing tourism has made a difference in rural communities around the state were honored Thursday with VolunTourism Awards, including a posthumous tribute, at the Nevada Commission on Tourism’s (NCOT) 20th Rural Roundup conference.

The annual gathering of rural tourism partners throughout Nevada returns to Winnemucca for its 20th anniversary this week with an impressive lineup of compelling and informative sessions, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki announced today.

The Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) and industry partners will host a Reno-Lake Tahoe German Ski Tour starting Wednesday for tour operators and travel journalists who will experience the area’s excellent skiing, dining, entertainment and hospitality, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki announced today.

Hard-won congressional passage of the Travel Promotion Act to boost international visitor numbers and stimulate tourism economies is great news for Nevada’s No. 1 industry, Lt. Gov. Brian K. Krolicki, chair of the Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT), said Friday.

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