Become a member of Visit Howard County
Visit Howard County is charged to lead the marketing of Howard County, Maryland as a great visitor and meeting destination significantly impacting our local economy. Visitor spending not only impacts hotels, restaurants, retailers and transportation businesses but also helps to underwrite the area's arts and cultural assets.
We invite you to join Visit Howard County and become synonymous with the quality and attraction that is Howard County, Maryland. Many members are in the travel and hospitality industry, however many other businesses simply recognize the value of partnering with Howard County's official destination marketing organization. If your organization helps support this mission, we invite you to become a member and receive valuable benefits including:
- Full listing on VisitHowardCounty.com
- Listing inside the Official Howard County Visitors and Residents Guide
- Access to cooperative advertising opportunities
- Access to tools like: The Compression Calendar (list of major events for your planning purposes); Regional Public Relations Contact List; Visitor profile research
- Visit Howard County e-news
- Discounts to educational workshops
- Opportunity to place brochures within the Howard County Welcome Center *within guidelines
Want to Upgrade Your Membership?
Visit Howard County offers two higher levels, Strategic and Stellar, which come with all the benefits listed above and more! View the benefits here. If you would like to upgrade, please choose so in the Membership Application form below and someone from our Membership Team will contact you for payment.
Ready to Become a Member?
Fill out the Membership Application form below. After clicking Submit, you will be taken to a page to complete the $50 payment. Once both steps are complete we'll be able to get you set up and listed on VisitHowardCounty.com.
To pay by check: Make check payable to mail Howard County Tourism. Mail to 8267 Main Street, Ellicott City, MD 21043. Please include your contact information with your payment.
Out of county hotels: Please email Membership@howardcountytourism.com for out of county rates.
Need More Information?
410-313-1900 / 800-288-8747
Harvest Howard County
Publishes August 2017! Shares the rich history of Howard County agriculture and the benefits to our local economy. Plus, this magazine will highlight the fast growing agri-tourism operations, on-site farm stands, pick-your-own fruit and vegetables locations, family Christmas tree farms, farm to table restaurants, breweries and distilleries, farm listings, seasonal feature articles, CSA and farmers’ market guides, events and more.
Our 2017 Visitors Guide Is Here!
Visit Howard County is dedicated to promoting and supporting events that help market and position Howard County as a destination for people to visit, play and stay. To that end, we may offer cooperative marketing sponsorships for certain activities that further our mission. Contact Amanda Hof, Director of Tourism Development for more information at Amanda@howardcountytourism.com or 410-313-1904.