Industry News

Curious about what’s happening in Edmonton's tourism world? Stay up to date through the recent articles below!

Edmonton Tourism’s Kennedy Clayton Named one of 30 Future Leaders of Destination Marketing and Management Industry.

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April 2019

Edmonton skyline set for new pictures

March 2019

106th Grey Cup Presented by Shaw Named Canadian Sport Event of the Year

Five Edmonton Finalists at Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance's Prestige Awards

Industry comes together to find ways to boost Alberta tourism

February 2019

2018: A record-breaking year for Canada’s tourism sector

January 2019

WestJet announces direct summer flights between Edmonton and St. John’s

Best year ever for Edmonton International Airport with more than 8.2 million travellers served in 2018

Edmonton makes the list of trending destinations in KAYAK'S 2019 Travel Trend Forecast

TIAC: the benefits of adding UnionPay as a payment option for your Chinese customers

New CEO bent on revamped mandate for Edmonton Economic Development Corporation

The Edmonton Convention Centre: 35 years of bringing Edmonton together

December 2018

New name announced for Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton

Edmonton, Red Deer to host 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship

November 2018

Grey Cup: Edmonton hotels, businesses winning as fans flock to events

October 2018

Alto Awards celebrate tourism innovation, marketing, experiences and excellence

Ground broken on multi-million Fort Edmonton Park expansion

September 2018

Royal Alberta Museum opening its doors on October 3rd

Edmonton Tourism's 'You Think You Know Edmonton' video series wins 2018 IABC Canada Silver Leaf Award of Merit

Edmonton lands 2021 World Masters Athletics Indoor Championships

August 2018

Low-cost airline Swoop to offer direct flights between Edmonton and Winnipeg this fall

Edmonton to host 2020 Quidditch Canada National Championship

Flair Airlines adds new non-stop flights to U.S. destinations

Edmonton Economic Development Corporation has a new boss

Edmonton becomes 1st Canadian city to use artificial intelligence travel tool

July 2018

2019 Canadian Ultimate Championships coming to Edmonton

Edmonton to become second city in the world to host ITU World Triathlon Grand Final three times

Free Edmonton to Elk Island shuttle to start July 28

Maggie Davison, Edmonton Tourism's Vice President, named 2018 Alto Ambassador