Tourism is one of our state's most important and productive sources of economic vitality, jobs and tax revenue. The Kentucky travel industry, the source of those benefits. is as diverse and dynamic as the experiences it delivers to Kentucky visitors. Since 1980, KTIA has provided the industry with a unified voice, business development opportunities, education programs, and timely information. If your company or organization serves Kentucky visitors, we are here to serve you. Find out more about becoming a KTIA Member here.


2016 Legislative Session

The 2016 legislative session will be extremely important in holding the line on the loss of tourism marketing funds and advancing other issues important to our industry. One such issue is the early opening of schools. Click here to see media coverage of that issue.

Registration is Open for KTIA Legislative Event: Destination Frankfort

Destination Frankfort will be held February 24-25 at the Thomas D. Clark Center for Kentucky History. Click here for more information and to register.




Research Shows Major Economic Losses Due to Early August School Opening

Click here to download the release.

Current Senate Bills

Click here to review Senate Bill 50 and here to review Senate Bill 166.