Partner with Howard County
Tourism & Promotion
Howard County Tourism & Promotion 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 Howard County Tourism & Promotion and become synonymous with the quality and attraction that is Howard County, Maryland. Many partners 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 you organization helps support this mission, we invite you to partner with us. Partners receive many benefits from Howard County Tourism & Promotion including:
- Full listing on VisitHowardCounty.com (175,000 annual users anticipated)
- Listing inside the Official Howard County Visitors and Residents Guide (80,000 printed)
- Access to our Regional Public Relations Contact List
- Access to room night and meeting leads
- Access to customer research (coming mid-July 2017)
- Discounts to educational sessions
Ready to Become a Partner?
Fill out the Partnership Application form below. After clicking Submit, you will be taken to a page where you can complete the $50 partnership payment. Once both steps are complete we'll be able to get you set up and listed on VisitHowardCounty.com
*Out of county hotel rate is $1000 for an annual partnership. To join, use the instructions above to fill out partnership application. You will be contacted regarding payment.
(Should you wish to pay via check, mail payment to Howard County Tourism & Promotion courtesy of Amanda Hof to 8267 Main Street, Ellicott City, MD 21043. Please include contact information with payment so we can contact you regarding your account information.)
Partnership year is July 1 to June 30
Questions? Contact us at:
410-313-1900 / 800-288-8747
Need More Information?
New Harvest Howard County
Publishes August 2016! 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 listings, seasonal feature articles, CSA and farmers’ market guides, events and more.
Business Monthly's Focus On Tourism Edition!
30,000 copies published in September. Partners can enjoy special rates plus Platinum Partners are highlighted. For advertising rates in the 2016 edition, contact The Business Monthly, 410-740-7300 or email@example.com
Our 2016 Visitors Guide Is Here!
To request guides or to update distribution quantities, email Team@visithowardcounty.com (100 to a box). For advertising rates in the 2017 edition, contact Custom Media Options, 410-705-6238 firstname.lastname@example.org. View Guide
Tourism & Promotion 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 Community Development for more information at email@example.com or 410-313-1904.