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The Washington County Visitors Association joins the travel and tourism industry this year to observe National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW), the annual celebration of the contributions and accomplishments of the U.S. travel industry. This year’s recognition will spotlight resilience and hope in the face of the coronavirus pandemic with this year’s theme: Spirit of Travel. Read press release>>>
Tourism is a major driver of economic growth in Oregon. In 2019, Washington County welcomed more than 3.2 million overnight visitors. Visitor spending in the destination topped $749.8 million (a 4.0% increase over 2018). The local tourism industry also employs 8,760 in the county. This also represents an increase from the previous year.
Each year, the Washington County Visitors Association awards grants to eligible organizations whose projects will attract visitors to Tualatin Valley who will stay overnight in lodging facilities throughout Washington County. Read the press release >>>
Celebrate Washington County’s Hotel Industry
Washington County’s hotels, motels and other lodging properties are integral to the region’s economy. In addition to providing employment to locals, the taxes they collect also benefits our communities. Read the press release >>>
Our visitor information center, located in the lobby in the Beaverton Building at The Round,carries a wealth of tourism information about the area. Please send us your brochures, rack cards and any additional information that will be useful to visitors. If you have 8×11 or 11×17 posters of upcoming events, please send those our way, too. For more information, please contact us by email.
Please consider adding a link to our new website. If you already link to our website, please update it with our new URL, tualatinvalley.org. The website is the preeminent resource for tourism information and garners 500,000+ unique visitors annually. We include links to lodging properties, wineries, breweries, attractions, chambers of commerce, and other tourism partners. Questions? Please contact us via email.