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Tourism Results

The charts below show year-to-date tourism performance indicators for Nova Scotia. To see monthly results or review historical data, see Performance Results.

Year-to-date February Non-Resident Overnight Visitation

Decrease from 2016
196,000 2016
194,000 2017

Year-to-date February Licensed Room Nights Sold

Increase over 2016
238,000 2016
238,000 2017

Preliminary Tourism Revenue Estimates

  • Year-to-date February 2017
  • Projected 2017
  • Annual Revenue Goal 2024: $4 billion
$212 million Year-to-date February 2017
$2.6 billion Full Year 2017 Projected Tourism Revenues
$4 billion 2024 Annual Revenue Goal

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Tourism Town Hall Series To Make a Stop in Digby, Nova Scotia

Tourism Town Hall Series To Make a Stop in Digby, Nova Scotia

The Tourism Town Hall series will  stop in Nova Scotia on Thursday May 25th. The event is a partnership between TIAC and Destination Canada, and provides an opportunity to engage small and medium-sized business owner operators across Canada to better understand efforts being made on national tourism issues.

Press Releases

Halifax Waterfront Visitor Information Partnering with Taste of Nova Scotia

April 4, 2017

Tourism Nova Scotia, Taste of Nova Scotia and Waterfront Development are partnering to deliver a fun and unique visitor experience on the Halifax waterfront this summer that will showcase the best of the province’s food and drink.

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Recent Press Releases

Ben Cowan-Dewar Steps Down as Board Chair

February 27, 2017 Read more

Record-setting Tourism Numbers for Nova Scotia in 2016

February 24, 2017 Read more

Halifax to Host Canada's Largest Tourism Industry Conference

November 21, 2016 Read more

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