About World Tourism Days

Purposes of the Event
  • To promote awareness of the tourism industry‚Äôs contributions as an economic engine in the state of South Dakota.
  • To provide a forum to learn about and to celebrate the significance of the tourism industry in South Dakota and beyond.
  • To connect students with tourism businesses in the region.
  • To increase public awareness of the Tourism and Hospitality program and the School of Business at Black Hills State University.
Event Organizers and Partners

The THM program is in the process of developing a number of strategic partnerships for broadening its appeal and for promotional and fundraising purposes. They include but are not limited to:

To increase visibility for the event and to offset production costs, corporate sponsorships from tourism and hospitality businesses will be pursued.