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Tuesday, June 29, 2021

New Marketing Campaign Aims to Attract Visitors from Ontario and Quebec

Tourism Nova Scotia is launching a $2.25 million marketing campaign focused on travellers from Ontario and Quebec, as Nova Scotia opens its borders Wednesday, June 30.

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Tuesday, June 15, 2021

$18.2 Million in New Funding to Boost Tourism Restart

The province has announced an $18.2 million tourism restart package to provide operators with new grant programs and marketing support as well as offering tourists more outdoor public attractions and free admission to provincial museums.

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Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Digital Doers and Dreamers Guide Invites Nova Scotians to Plan their Vacations

The 2021 Doers and Dreamers Guide is now available on

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Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Tourism Week Recognizes Resilience

The province and industry leaders are recognizing the resilience and dedication of the people in Nova Scotia's tourism industry during Tourism Week in Canada, May 23 to 30.

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Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Applications Open for Tourism Nova Scotia Industry Support Programs

Applications are now open for three Tourism Nova Scotia industry support programs for businesses and organizations.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Nova Scotians and Maritimers Encouraged to Keep Rediscovering Nova Scotia This Fall

Tourism Nova Scotia launched new marketing campaigns this week encouraging locals and Maritimers to keep rediscovering Nova Scotia throughout the fall.

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Monday, August 24, 2020

New Contest Encourages Nova Scotians to Explore Their Province

A new contest launched by Tourism Nova Scotia this week encourages Nova Scotians and Atlantic Canadians to explore the province and support local businesses.

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Friday, July 10, 2020

Tourism Nova Scotia Visitor Information Centres Now Open

Visitor information centres on the Halifax waterfront, Amherst, Peggy's Cove, Port Hastings and Yarmouth have reopened, offering in-person visitor services and trip counselling in ways that are safe for both staff and visitors.

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Thursday, June 25, 2020

Nova Scotians Encouraged to Rediscover Nova Scotia and Support Local Tourism Businesses

Tourism Nova Scotia is launching a new marketing campaign today, June 25, encouraging Nova Scotians to explore the province and support local tourism businesses. "With travel restrictions in place as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Nova Scotia's tourism industry will rely more than ever on visitors from within the province," said Premier Stephen McNeil. "This year I invite Nova Scotians to travel within the province and rediscover the things that have drawn visitors here from all over the world."

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