TDTD thanks our Middle Tennessee partners for hosting 11 journalists on a travel writer FAM who write for publications like The Montreal Times, Tribune News Service, Washington Post, Forbes, Intermezzo Magazine, Delta Sky Magazine, Allegiant’s Sunseeker Magazine, Taste & Travel International Magazine and more. The FAM was coordinated in part with Geiger & Associates Public Relations.
Special thanks to area partners: Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp., Visit Columbia, Maury County CVB, Wilson County CVB, Rutherford County CVB, Sumner County CVB, Visit Franklin and Lynchburg Chamber of Commerce.
Special thanks to lodging partners: The Hermitage Hotel, Thompson Hotel and Loews Vanderbilt Hotel.
Special thanks to attraction partners: Monthaven Arts and Cultural Center, Historic Rock Castle, Nashville Zoo, Plaza Mariachi, Tennessee State Museum, Musicians Hall of Fame and Museum, Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Historic RCA Studio B, Paddle Up Nashville, Green Fleet Bikes, Ryman Auditorium, The Parthenon, Music Row Walking Tour, Jack Daniel's Distillery, River Queen Voyages, Grand Ole Opry, Stones River National Battlefield, Cannonsburgh Village, Sellars Farm State Archeological Area, Fiddlers Grove Historic Village, Columbia Culinary Arts Center, Henry Horton State Park, Carnton House, Carter House, Hiram Masonic Lodge No. 7 and Bledsoe Creek State Park.
Special thanks to food & beverage partners: Oak Steakhouse, Acme Feed & Seed, Olive & Sinclair, Jackalope Brewing Company, Tennessee Brew Works, Nashville Craft Distillery, Corsair Brewstillery Taproom & Tasting Room, Party Fowl, The Farm House, Woolworth’s on Fifth, Miss Mary Bobo's Boarding House, Lynchburg Winery, Hattie B’s Hot Chicken, Tánsuŏ, BJ's Restaurant & Brewhouse, Taps Off Main, Vanh Dy’s, Mayday Brewery, Steel Barrel Brewing – Hop Springs, Southern Tré Steakhouse, Marsh House & the Thompson Hotel, Josephine, Puckett's Grocery & Restaurant, H. Clark Distillery, Mill Creek Brewing Co., Martin’s Bar-B-Que Joint, Leiper’s Fork Distillery, Chocolate Covered Strawberry, Old Hickory Lake and Arrington Vineyards.