MRDT Renewal Application Update

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Tourism Kelowna is currently supporting the City of Kelowna in renewing its 5-year agreement with the Province of British Columbia for funding through the province’s MRDT (Municipal and Regional District Tax) program. This is a lengthy application process that involves the development of an updated strategic plan, extensive consultation with business and community partners, and gathering letters of support from local accommodators, businesses, and the City of Kelowna. …

Help Create a Ripple Effect by Joining the 10 Million Acts of Kindness Movement

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This year has been filled with many challenges, and we know that our industry has been immensely affected not only by the continuing COVID-19 pandemic but also by a season of devastating wildfires and smoke. As an organization, Tourism Kelowna wanted to spread a little joy among the amazing people that make up our industry and personally thank them for the great service they provide. …

Tourism Kelowna Adds French Microsite to Assist Quebec Visitors

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Exploring our region's four-season playground is now even easier for Quebecois travellers thanks to the launch of Air Canada's new direct flights from Montreal to Kelowna. In response to this new air service, our team has created a French microsite to help attract more visitors from Quebec and connect them with remarkable experiences in our destination, for when it's time to travel again…

Stakeholder Feedback Matters

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Every year, Tourism Kelowna distributes a survey to its voting stakeholders to measure their overall satisfaction with the organization's programs and services. The survey provides stakeholders with the opportunity to share their feedback and views with our team, which in turn helps us make strategic and tactical changes that directly impact their needs. …