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

Updated: 06/29/2020 As Plano retailers close their doors temporarily to in-store shopping amid the Coronavirus crisis, many retailers are encouraging online shopping. Though we are social distancing and self-quarantining our… View Article Read More

Updated: 04/13/2020 During this coronavirus outbreak, many Plano hotels are offering special nightly and daily rates perfect for those needing an extra place to stay or for those that need… View Article Read More

Updated: 05/12/2020 We know most people are home-bound during this Coronavirus epidemic, so we wanted to help ease the boredom by providing a list of ideas of things to do… View Article Read More

In support of our restaurant community during these unprecedented times, we would like to encourage our Plano community to help support our local restaurant industry on Tuesday, March 24 for… View Article Read More

Visit Plano is excited toannounce the appointment of Alysha Carse as its new Sports Sales Manager. Carse brings to Visit Plano a strong background in sports management and an extensive… View Article Read More

Digital Marketing and Public Relations Efforts Garner Gold, Silver In Prestigious Travel Industry Competition. Visit Plano took home double honors at the 63rd annual Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International… View Article Read More

The 2020 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Power Leadership Breakfast is planned for Saturday, Jan. 18, beginning at 8 a.m. at Collin College’s Plano Campus (Spring Creek) Living Legends Conference… View Article Read More

Mark Thompson, Executive Director of Visit Plano, received the Texas Association of Convention and Visitor Bureau’s (TACVB) prestigious Marion Szurek Legacy Award at the organization’s recent annual conference and awards… View Article Read More

Updated: 03/30/2020 Are you ready for Real ID? On October 1, 2020, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security will implement the final phase of REAL ID enforcement, requiring Americans to… View Article Read More

Plano is home to a new mixed-use $300 million redevelopment by Regent Properties featuring new office space, retail, conference facilities, additional parking, and apartments. This vibrant walkable mixed-use campus off U.S…. View Article Read More

There’s a new dog in town and it’s pawesome! K9 Cinemas popped-up quietly during the holidays, but it didn’t take but a few hours for the media to catch on… View Article Read More

Visit Plano is extremely proud to have received the James Farrell Award of Excellence presented by USA Softball for hosting two of their highest rated championships, the 2018 USA Softball… View Article Read More

The Plano Event Center could have a new 4-star neighbor by the spring of 2020, adding a key partner to the popular meeting and events venue. At their June 25… View Article Read More

Visit Plano has been named the Best Convention & Visitors Bureau by Texas Meetings & Events magazine. The publication annually puts on the Best Of Reader’s Choice Awards and asks readers to… View Article Read More

Updated: 09/03/2020 Legacy Hall, one of the nation’s largest and most unique food halls is dedicated to serving the best-of food trends prepared by premier chefs and local artisans. The… View Article Read More

Visit Plano is proud to announce Plano, Texas has won the bid to host the USA Softball 2018 18U and 16U Gold Nationals July 15-21, 2018 at Heritage Yards. These are… View Article Read More

We are moving! Beginning August 24, 2017, the Visit Plano team will be located in the new Legacy West development behind J. Crew which is across from the beautiful water… View Article Read More