Rural Tourism Symposium to be hosted in Orangeville

Headwaters Tourism, in partnership with Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism, invites rural tourism stakeholders, destination marketing organizations and tourism businesses to attend the first Rural Tourism Symposium: Where Tourism Gets Real.

Taking place at Orangeville’s Town Hall Opera House on Tuesday, January 16th, 2018,  this one-day event is designed to raise the profile of rural tourism as an integral part of the provincial and national visitor experience, and will include content specifically targeted to the rural tourism industry.

This symposium will inspire tourism operators to develop Ontario and Canadian signature experiences that align with our provincial and national tourism partners; and will feature keynote speaker Lisa Lavecchia from Destination Ontario, as well as speakers from Destination Canada and other rural tourism destinations across the province.

Discover best practices in rural tourism, be inspired by rural tourism leaders, and help us give a voice to the importance of rural destinations in showcasing the best of Ontario and Canada.

Online registration is now open.

This collaborative event is supported by Grey County Tourism, the Municipality of Chatham-Kent, the Town of Orangeville and QuinteVation.