Visit Plano has rolled out a new  “Shop Across Plano Retail Pass.” The purpose of the mobile program is twofold – to broaden consumer awareness of the many shopping options… View Article Read More

June 2nd is Plano, Texas’ incorporation date. In celebration of Plano’s 148th birthday in 2021, here are 148 reasons to love Plano! 148 Reasons to Love Plano in 2021 1…. View Article Read More

This National Travel and Tourism Week, there is more reason than ever to celebrate the collective strength of the U.S. travel and tourism industry and its dynamic workforce. The 38th… View Article Read More

Marisa Obando has been named Visit Plano’s new SMERF (social, military, education, religious, and fraternal) and Government Sales Manager. Obando comes to Visit Plano following a twelve-year tenure at the… View Article Read More

Visit Plano has made it simple to plan your trip to Plano! Whether for leisure, a sports tournament, or a business meeting, with our digital Trip Planner tool, you can… View Article Read More

Visit Plano is rolling out a new  “Taste of Plano Foodie Pass.” The purpose of the mobile program is twofold – to broaden consumer awareness of the many delicious dining… View Article Read More

Updated: 2/19/21 at 2:30 p.m. Dallas-Fort Worth has experienced historic winter weather and chilling temperatures this week with more on the way. We’re compiling a list of Plano hotels currently… View Article Read More

Visit Plano has tapped Steve Yearwood as its new Association and SMERF (social, military, educational, religious and fraternal) Sales Manager, and Olivia Woodward as the Event Services Coordinator. Steve Yearwood… View Article Read More

2020 is a year no one will ever forget. Many of us are just trying to be hopeful and are looking forward towards brighter days ahead in 2021. Who knows… View Article Read More

Updated: 6/9/2021 Plano cherishes its quaint, historic beginnings yet embraces its modern, cutting-edge transformation, making it one of the best places to live in the United States, according to CNN… View Article Read More

Travel industry veteran serves second term in leadership position. Mark W. Thompson, Executive Director of Visit Plano, has become the new Board Chair for the Texas Association of Convention and… View Article Read More

Visit Plano has been honored with five first place “People’s Choice” Idea Fair awards by the Texas Association of Convention and Visitors Bureaus. The awards were presented during TACVB’s Virtual… View Article Read More

Updated: 07/20/2020 Several Plano hotels are offering amazing end of summer rates. If you’re looking for a safe staycation or even a drivable getaway, Plano hotels have you covered for… View Article Read More

WalletHub named Plano, Texas the Best City for Staycations in the U.S. After months of finding comfort in our homes, when the time is right for you and your family,… View Article Read More

The coronavirus emergency is having an unprecedented impact on the travel industry and the entire American economy. Now more than ever, the travel and tourism community is coming together to… View Article Read More

Updated: 05/21/2020 Over the past several weeks of the coronavirus epidemic in North Texas, we have seen a remarkable wave of support from our community for our community. The outpouring… View Article Read More

Right now life is better inside, for everyone. But when the time is right, it will be time to get back outside and travel. And that will be a good… View Article Read More

TxDOT’s Travel Information Division has selected tourism industry veteran Mark Thompson as the winner of the 2020 Gene Phillips Hospitality Award. This award was to be presented by the Texas… View Article Read More

Updated:4/08/20 at 10:35 a.m. Easter this year will be very different for everyone in our community, but these Plano restaurants want to help your family celebrate the best way possible…. View Article Read More

Updated: 05/22/2020 Plano parks, playgrounds, open space, and trails are currently open for use. The City of Plano wants you to continue reaping the benefits of our 85 award-winning parks… View Article Read More