TDTD works with Geiger & Associates and local tourism partners to host individual and small group media familiarization tours. From November 2020-February 2021, TDTD and Geiger & Associated hosted 12 individual familiarization tours across the state focused on safe travel. Journalists visited all three regions, more than 30 cities and towns, 13 Tennessee State Parks, 25 counties and 40 attractions. Coverage included the Wall Street Journal, Travel + Leisure, Southern Living, the Atlanta Journal Constitution, Forbes and NPR.
- Oct. 6-10: Knoxville, Jonesborough and Greeneville
- Oct. 11-15: Chattanooga & Southeast Tennessee
- July 22-25: Upper Cumberland
- July 4-9: Nashville, Bell Buckle, Fayetteville, Lynchburg, Tullahoma, Manchester
- May 28-31: Pelham, Manchester, Sewanee, Lynchburg, Columbia, Nashville
Thank you so much for your interest in Tennessee. In order to start planning your trip, please submit our Press Trip Request Form and we’ll respond in a timely matter.