Applications sought for 2014 Neb. Tourism Program

Posted 10 months ago

By Scott Carlson

nebraska-tourism(AP) — Applications are now being accepted for featured attractions in the Nebraska Tourism Commission’s 2014 Passport Program.

The program highlights destinations across the state. Participating travelers collect stamps in souvenir passports from each location visited to win prizes ranging from T-shirts to an Apple iPad.

To be considered as a featured destination, an attraction or business must:

— Provide staff to participate in mandatory program training;

— Be open during regular and reasonable hours, including at least one weekend day;

— Be staffed by a friendly person who will stamp passports during listed business hours and share information about things to do in the area;

— Promote the program by displaying materials like posters and passports;

— And pay a $100 participation fee.

Applications may be submitted online at http://bit.ly/H57YCw .