Tourism Category Archive


  • Wisconsin Tourism Economy Grows to $20.6 Billion

    The state’s tourism economy reached $20.6 billion in 2017, a $631 million increase from roughly $20 billion in 2016, according to a release from Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s office. “The travel and...

    Milwaukee Business Journal, 05/07/2018
  • It’s the People’: Tourism Takes More Than Attractions, Gov. Scott Walker Says

    Tourism in Wisconsin isn’t entirely about attractions, Gov. Scott Walker said Monday morning. “It’s the people. It’s you,” Walker told about 1,000 people gathered for his speech at the annual Governor’s Conference...

    Appleton Post-Crescent, 03/12/2018
  • Gov. Scott Walker Signs Bill Allowing Minors at Music Festivals

    Gov. Scott Walker has signed a bill that makes clear that unaccompanied minors can attend music festivals where alcohol is being served. Walker signed the bill Wednesday. He says it makes sense...

    WITI-TV, 05/24/2017
  • Fisk Johnson, Gov. Scott Walker and Wis. Secretary of Tourism Stephanie Klett Dedicate the Frank Lloyd Wright Trail

    Today SC Johnson Chairman and CEO Fisk Johnson, together with Gov. Scott Walker and the Wisconsin Department of Tourism dedicated the Frank Lloyd Wright Trail in the Great Workroom at the company’s...

    Cision, 05/10/2017
  • Walker Kicks Off Wisconsin Fishing Opener

    Gov. Scott Walker traveled to northwestern Wisconsin for the 51st annual Governor’s Fishing Opener. Walker was in Gordon on Saturday for the Governor’s Fishing Opener, held at the Minong Flowage. Walker calls...

    WMTV-TV, 05/07/2016