Celebrating Travel and Tourism in Clermont County
National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW), now in its 34th year, is the annual salute to travel in America and has given the Clermont County Convention and Visitors Bureau a reason to celebrate!
The travel industry supports 15.3 million American workers- 8.6 million directly and 6.7 million indirectly. In the state of Ohio, the travel industry fuels Ohio’s economy, supporting 185,648 jobs and 19 billion in economic activity.
Specifically in Clermont County, tourism supports 1 in every 14 jobs and the visitors to Clermont County generate business sales of over 565.5 million, directly and indirectly.
There are a lot of reasons that make Clermont County a great tourist destination. To start, we have exciting attractions that can entertain the whole family. In fact, we have the #1 family entertainment center in all of North America, Scene 75 Entertainment Center. Scene 75 will keep your family entertained for hours with arcade games, laser tag, glow mini-golf and much more.
Our local food and dining is unlike anything you’ve ever had before. Experience a delicious journey at unique and local restaurants that you can’t experience anywhere else. While you’re at it, you might as well check out our local breweries and wineries in the county including Mt. Carmel Brewing Company and Old Firehouse Brewery.
Last, but certainly not least, Clermont County is full of rich and exciting outdoor entertainment. For the third year in a row, Clermont County will host the USRowing Club National rowing regatta at East Fork State Park, which is also home to many hiking and biking trails, canoeing, kayaking and geocaching.
While visiting Clermont County you will experience excellent customer service and hospitality like you’ve never seen before. While we believe tourism in Clermont County should be celebrated every day, we encourage you to join the fun and help us celebrate attractions, local dining, outdoor recreation, travel and tourism in Clermont County this week! #NTTW17