News releases from Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021) (Page 1)

New Marketing Campaign Aims to Attract Visitors from Ontario and Quebec

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

Tourism Nova Scotia is launching a $2.25 million marketing campaign focused on travellers from Ontario and Quebec, as Nova Scotia opens its borders Wednesday, June 30.

$18.2 Million in New Funding to Boost Tourism Restart

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021) / COVID - 19

An $18.2 million tourism restart package announced by the Nova Scotia government today, June 15, will provide operators with new grant programs and marketing support as well as offering tourists more outdoor public attractions and free admission to provincial museums.

Digital Doers and Dreamers Guide Invites Nova Scotians to Plan their Vacations

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

The 2021 Doers and Dreamers Guide is now available on NovaScotia.com.

Tourism Week Recognizes Resilience

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

The province and industry leaders are recognizing the resilience and dedication of the people in Nova Scotia’s tourism industry during Tourism Week in Canada, May 23 to 30.

Applications Open for Tourism Nova Scotia Industry Support Programs

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

Applications are now open for three Tourism Nova Scotia industry support programs for businesses and organizations.

Nova Scotians and Maritimers Encouraged to Keep Rediscovering Nova Scotia This Fall

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

Tourism Nova Scotia launched new marketing campaigns this week encouraging locals and Maritimers to keep rediscovering Nova Scotia throughout the fall.

New Contest Encourages Nova Scotians to Explore Their Province

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

A new contest launched by Tourism Nova Scotia this week encourages Nova Scotians and Atlantic Canadians to explore the province and support local businesses.

Tourism Nova Scotia Visitor Information Centres Now Open

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021) / COVID - 19

Visitor information centres on the Halifax waterfront, Amherst, Peggy’s Cove, Port Hastings and Yarmouth have reopened, offering in-person visitor services and trip counselling in ways that are safe for both staff and visitors.

Nova Scotians Encouraged to Rediscover Nova Scotia and Support Local Tourism Businesses

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021) / COVID - 19

Tourism Nova Scotia is launching a new marketing campaign today, June 25, encouraging Nova Scotians to explore the province and support local tourism businesses.

Provincial Visitor Information Centres to Close Until Further Notice

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021) / COVID - 19

Given the concern of COVID-19 and recent guidance from public health officials, visitor information centres that are open year-round at Amherst and Halifax Stanfield International Airport will be closed effective Tuesday, March 17, until further notice.

Nova Scotia Hosts More Than 1.2 Million Visitors in Summer 2019

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

Nova Scotia welcomed 1,247,200 overnight visitors between June and September 2019, the peak summer tourism season.

Tourism Nova Scotia Program Wins National Innovation Award

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

A Tourism Nova Scotia program, that partners with industry to develop new tourism experiences to attract visitors to the province, has been recognized nationally for excellence and innovation.

New Marketing Agency Partner for Tourism Nova Scotia

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

Marketing Nova Scotia as a vacation destination is key to building awareness, attracting visitors to the province and growing the tourism industry. Beginning on Nov. 1, m5 Marketing Communications will become Tourism Nova Scotia’s marketing agency partner, providing professional services in the areas of brand marketing, digital marketing and media planning and buying.

Provincial Visitor Information Centres Will Close Saturday and Sunday Due to Hurricane Dorian

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

The following provincially operated visitor information centres will be closed on Saturday, Sept. 7 and Sunday, Sept. 8, due to severe weather conditions expected from Hurricane Dorian. -- Amherst -- Halifax Waterfront -- Halifax Stanfield International Airport -- Peggy’s Cove -- Port Hastings -- Yarmouth

Province Invests in Cape Split and Burntcoat Head Park

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

Government is investing in two popular tourist destinations on Nova Scotia’s iconic Bay of Fundy – Cape Split and Burntcoat Head Park.

Tourism Nova Scotia Wins National Travel Award

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

Tourism Nova Scotia has taken home the 2019 Explore Canada Industry Award of Excellence for its Nova Scotia Lobster Crawl media campaign.

Photo Contest Winners Chosen from Thousands of Entries

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

Tourism Nova Scotia asked for photos from people of their best-kept secret places in the province and thousands of Nova Scotians responded.

Gagnants du concours de photos choisis parmi des milliers de soumissions

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

Tourisme Nouvelle-Écosse a demandé aux gens de soumettre des photos des endroits qui sont les secrets les mieux gardés de la province, et des milliers de gens ont répondu à l'appel.

Partnership with Food Network Showcases Nova Scotia’s Outstanding Culinary Experiences

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

This summer, Tourism Nova Scotia is teaming up with Food Network Canada to showcase Nova Scotia’s outstanding culinary scene on a brand-new show, Big Food Bucket List.

Three New Members to Tourism Nova Scotia Board

Tourism Nova Scotia (Oct. 2015 - Dec. 2021)

Three new members have been appointed to Tourism Nova Scotia’s board of directors.