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Celebrate Native American Heritage Month

From rocking our mocs at AIANTA to sharing great reading lists of books by Native American authors to checking out the brand new National Native American Veterans Memorial, here are a few ways to celebrate Native American Heritage Month.

AIANTA Wraps Up Successful 2020 Virtual AITC

This year’s theme, “One Country, Many Nations,” focused on how native-led cultural tourism efforts are paving the way for economic recovery in native nations.

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About the NATIVE Act

The Native American Tourism & Improving Visitor Experience (NATIVE) Act serves to establish a more inclusive national travel and tourism strategy and has the potential to deliver significant benefits for Tribes.

Keeping Our Traditions Strong for a Brighter Future
Native American communities are working hard to ensure the next generation holds their culture in their hearts and in their hands. Tribal Elders are teaching the next generation the ways of their ancestors.

From the AIANTA Blog

Jingle All the Way

Jingle All the Way

Any new member joining us by December 31, 2020, will receive one of AIANTA’s proprietary Jingle Dress thumb drives.

2020 in Review

2020 in Review

Despite the challenges of 2020, the year was still an incredibly productive one for AIANTA.

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Invite Us to Speak at Your Event

Members of the AIANTA staff and Board of Directors are excited to speak at your industry event.

Please take a moment to complete our Speaker Request Form, so we can learn more about your needs.

A Warm Thank You to Our Partners

Bureau of Indian Affairs

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Native American Agriculture Fund

Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail

Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail

NativeAmerica.Travel

NativeAmerica.travel is AIANTA’s premier destination website, connecting travelers to unique American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian destinations in the United States. Start marketing your destination with us today!

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Education & Training

Technical assistance and training is the heartbeat of our work at AIANTA. We provide general and tailored technical assistance, training and education in a variety of ways.

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International Outreach

AIANTA plays a critical role in supporting the National Travel and Tourism Strategy to bring more visitors to the United States, especially in our participation at trade shows internationally and domestically, to promote tourism in Indian Country.

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Membership

Through AIANTA membership, tribes, the tourism industry and other partners form a dynamic network of shared experiences, resources and support.

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