COVID-19

This page contains information for our stakeholders and business partners. For traveller and visitor information related to COVID-19, please click here.

To find out how you can support local Edmonton businesses while staying home, check out our latest articles. Let us know what your business has in the works by emailing us.

Webinars

Travel Alberta: Connections LIVE webinar series


Travel Alberta’s webinar series, Connections LIVE, is back with topics to help you adapt to the changes tourism businesses are facing as the result of the pandemic.

On Thursday, September 24, join Travel Alberta’s Senior Leadership Team as they review the research they are analyzing to update their Alberta (re)Bound Strategy, inform their business decisions, and support the needs of tourism partners.

On Thursday, October 1, join Travel Alberta's Marney St. John, Director, Insights for a webinar on how travel is returning in the short and long term, including impacts to traveller spending and the Alberta visitor economy, and Albertans’ receptiveness to visitors.

Click here to register.

Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC): Elevating Canadian Experiences

In partnership with provincial and local partners, TIAC has launched Elevating Canadian Experiences, a series of workshops across Canada aimed at helping tourism organizations and small businesses operating in the shoulder/winter season and culinary sector.

The first part of their free online workshop series will take place on October 6 and 8, 2020. Click here to register.

Indigenous Tourism Alberta webinar series


In an effort to help their member businesses with all facets of running a tourism business, Indigenous Tourism Alberta is offering a series of webinars over the course of this year that will cover a wide variety of topics. Click here for details.

Click on the links below to see past webinars:

Latest News

Resources & funding support for businesses

The Government of Canada and the Government of Alberta are taking action to support tourism and other businesses and workers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Read about the latest measures here:


For information on COVID-19 and health safety:


Additional COVID-19 resources for tourism stakeholders are provided by:

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