NEWS IN BRIEF
Now Hiring - Outreach and Partnership Coordinator - Maryland War Of 1812 Bicentennial Commission
The Maryland War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission, a unit of the Maryland Division of Tourism, Film and the Arts, Department of Business and Economic Development, is now recruiting for the position of Outreach and Partnership Coordinator.
The primary responsibility of this position is to coordinate events, statewide and regional product development, and tourism marketing activities. Incumbent will work with the Office of Tourism Development (OTD) and the Maryland War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission advisory committees, staff, and consultants to help achieve OTD and the Commission’s goals for inclusion and statewide participation, resource stewardship, education, tourism and economic development.
It is highly preferred that candidates apply online at www.choosemaryland.org
Now Hiring - Park Services Manager - Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad State Park
The Maryland Park Service is seeking candidates for a Park Services Manager II position at the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad State Park (HTUGRR). The HTUGRR State Park is owned and managed by the Maryland Park Service, a unit of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources. The Park Manager is responsible for all aspects of the park's operation and for developing and promoting a shared vision and strategic plan. Click here for more information.
Holiday Season Happenings
During the holidays, there is something exciting to do every day of the week! Check out holiday light displays, train exhibits, candlelight tours, holiday craft shows, DIY workshops, New Year celebrations and more. Click here to view holiday events in Maryland.
Maryland Calendar of Events 2014 Available To Order
The Maryland Calendar of Events is the perfect tool to help with that New Year Resolution to see more and do more. To order your calendar, please click here.
Advocate for tourism at Taste of Maryland
The Maryland Tourism Council and the Restaurant Association of Maryland, in conjunction with the Maryland Association of Destination Marketing Organizations and the Maryland Hotel and Lodging Association, present the 23rd annual Taste of Maryland Legislative Reception, Monday, Jan. 20, 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the Loews Annapolis. For online registration click here or to register by phone please call Hilary Yeh, Marketing & Special Events Coordinator at the Restaurant Association of Maryland (410-290-6800) or email.
Online Registration opens for Tourism Day in Annapolis
The tourism community will gather in Annapolis on January 31 for Tourism Day. Professionals from around the state will meet at the Miller Senate office building to carry their tourism message to the legislature. The event is organized by the Maryland Tourism Council (MTC) and the Maryland Destination Marketing Organizations (MDMO). Online registration is available now!
Online registration opens for Maryland Arts Day
Arts advocates from across the state will voice their support for Maryland arts funding during meetings with state legislators on Maryland Arts Day, Wednesday, Feb. 20 at the Miller Senate Building in Annapolis. Maryland Citizens for the Arts (MCA), an advocacy group for Maryland artists and arts organizations, sponsors the annual event. Registration for Maryland Arts Day is available online.