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Press Releases

As the only national organization dedicated to advancing Indian Country tourism across the United States, AIANTA believes in the power of tribal storytelling through tourism.

For all media inquiries, contact Monica Poling, AIANTA’s Public Relations and Media Manager at 505-724-3578 or mpoling@aianta.org.

 

“Spirit Song” now Available on GoUSA TV

“Spirit Song” – a 22-minute film inspired by the album “Voices of the Guardians” by Native American singer-songwriter Gareth Laffely and Emmy Award-winning composer/producer Lance Bendiksen – is now available on GoUSA TV. // November 16, 2018

Help Revive America’s Scenic Byways Program

Congress is preparing to vote on H.R. Bill 5158, which will direct the Secretary of Transportation to reopen the National Scenic Byways Program to new nominations. // November 14, 2018

AIANTA is Seeking an Independent Travel Writer

AIANTA is seeking a freelance travel writer to help chronicle the history, cultures and landscapes of Native American tribes along the Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail. (November 2, 2018)

November is Native American Heritage Month

The American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association (AIANTA) encourages travelers to celebrate Native American Heritage Month events throughout the country. (October 31, 2018)

AIANTA Brings Native America to the United Kingdom

The American Indian Alaska Native Tourism Association (AIANTA) returns to the United Kingdom during Native American Heritage Month to showcase Indian Country highlights at World Travel Market. (October 30, 2018)

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As the only national organization dedicated to advancing Indian Country tourism across the United States, AIANTA believes in the power of tribal storytelling through tourism.

For all media inquiries, contact Monica Poling, AIANTA’s Public Relations and Media Manager at 505-724-3578 or mpoling@aianta.org.

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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.

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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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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