The Texas Explorer
Your Travel & Tourism Industry Update
May 26, 2011
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Texas Travel Industry Association
3345 Bee Caves Road, Ste. 102A
Austin, Texas 78746



Texas Travel Summit - Online Registration Available and Monday Keynote Speaker Announcement! 


Texas Sees 14% Jump in Overseas Visitors in 2010 


TTIA Webinars - A Great Alternative for Those Who Cannot Travel to a Workshop   


TTIA's Tourism Jobs Online - Post Internships and Open Positions 


FREE U.S. Postage on Discount Ticket Orders! 

Just in time for the end of school and the beginning of Summer Travel Season, TTIA is offering FREE U.S. Postage on Discount Ticket Orders through June 3rd.

Save $4.00 on Postage on top of the $7 - $20 savings on tickets!

Order tickets now from the Partners in the Park page. And for Member-Only ticket offers for Schlitterbahn and the Texas State Railroad, contact Jennifer Baker.

June 10, 2011 

Postmark deadline for TTF Scholarship Applications  

June 12-17, 2011

Travel & Tourism College

San Marcos, TX


June 28, 2011

Regional Tourism Workshop

Bastrop, TX

July 14, 2011

Regional Tourism Workshop

Mesquite, TX


July 15, 2011

Postmark deadline for TTIA Tall in Texas and Rising Star Award Nominations


September 18-21, 2011  

Texas Travel Summit

San Antonio, TX



* Register NOW for the Early Bird Rate for Texas Travel Summit, September 18-21 in San Antonio.


* TTIA/TTF Scholarship Applications Due June 10th - click here for application information.


* Register NOW for Regional Workshops in Bastrop - June 28 or Mesquite - July 14.


* Nominations Due July 15 for Tall in Texas and Rising Star Awards.  


* TTIA is seeking Board of Director Nominations. Submit nominations to Courtney Graham




American Airlines

Dallas Cowboys Football Club

Landry's Restaurants, Inc.

SeaWorld San Antonio


Schlitterbahn Waterparks

Traders Village 


Phillips Entertainment, Inc.



AJR Media Group

Austin Convention Center

Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort

La Torretta de Lago Resort & Spa

Madden Media

Natural Bridge Caverns

San Antonio Zoo

Six Flags Fiesta Texas

Six Flags Over Texas/Hurricane Harbor

Southwest Airlines

Space Center Houston

Splashtown Houston

Texas State Railroad