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AIANTA Updates

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

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.

Women’s History Month

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

How Indian Country Says I Love You

  In early February, the United Nations proclaimed 2019 to the year of Indigenous Languages. Since February is also the month of romance, we thought we'd query our members, partners and friends to see how they'll be expressing their affection this season. Artwork used...

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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.

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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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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Partnership Development

AIANTA’s best work is done by connecting with tribal, federal, state and industry leaders.  Through strong relationships with our partners and stakeholders, we are able to move our mission forward.

 

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