Symposium focuses on economic benefits.
Lack of indoor and outdoor dining making financial survival difficult.
It’s open for day use and camping.
District 2 Supervisor candidate Kollin Kosmicki writes that enhanced tourism efforts should be at the forefront of economic development in San Benito County.
New hotel would be across from Fairfield Inn and managed by the same company.
Leaders in the Hollister Downtown Association, San Juan Bautista Committee and Community Foundation see potential for increased tourist spending in San Benito County.
Business organization’s coffers are low after meeting prior obligations and losing funding support from Hollister City Council.
Three members of the Hollister City Council didn't move forward with a vote to award San Benito County Chamber of Commerce $78,000 annually for five years to fund tourism marketing.
Study says locals make up almost 20 percent of day trips, and that 95.6 percent of visitor spending made by non-local visitors.
The head of the San Benito County Chamber of Commerce is expected to step down at the end of May for a new position as CEO of the Sausalito Chamber of Commerce.
Hollister city council raises the reimbursement rate of transit occupancy taxes (TOT) from 50 to 70 percent. Councilman Karson Klauer said hotels should not get more of the TOT than city.
Gavilan College is starting a new series of classes on hospitality and tourism. This first class will be offered in August in San Benito County and Morgan Hill
Electric bicycles let riders explore nature wth a little help from a battery-powered motor
The San Benito County Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau has made strides toward growing tourism in the county
The Chamber is reinventing itself with a new website, logo, and a mission to promote tourism for the county