AIANTA Updates

Your resource for all things Indian Country tourism. Read about AIANTA’s members, projects and the latest in industry news.

Top Questions from AIANTA’s Recreation Economy Webinar

Top Questions from AIANTA’s Recreation Economy Webinar  On Thursday, May 16, AIANTA, in partnership with the USDA, Forest Service and USDA Rural Development hosted a webinar entitled “Resources for the Recreation Economy,” which offered tribal participants a look at...

How Do You Say Mother?

This month we are highlighting the names of female family members and how those words translate in Indigenous languages.– Women’s HIstory Month

Capturing a Slice of the Recreation Economy

AIANTA, in partnership with the U.S. Forest Service and U.S. Rural Development, is offering an exclusive webinar to Native American Tribes and Tribal entities looking to grow their outdoor infrastructure.

AIANTA Welcomes New Leadership

Sherry L. Rupert, formerly AIANTA’s Board President, will assume the role of AIANTA Executive Director and Board Member Emerson Vallo has been elected Board President.

Native American Moon Names

With the coming of spring, we at AIANTA decided to do a little moongazing. Thanks to our tribal partners, we learned quite a few ways Native American tribes translate moon names.

Registration Now Open for 2019 AITC

The conference, scheduled for September 16-19, 2019 at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa, is organized by AIANTA and hosted by Cherokee Nation.

Now Hiring: Extended Deadline

The American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association (AIANTA) is seeking well-organized, self-starters for two full-time positions.

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Native-Owned Farmers Markets

Tribal producers are no strangers to the farm-to-table movement with tribal farmers markets established throughout Indian Country.

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

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