Tourism Community

Tourism Forum

The Waco Convention & Visitors Bureau hosts a Tourism Forum each quarter to share information and facilitate increased connections and synergy within the area’s tourism industry. This meeting is open to anyone in McLennan County who is involved with, or interested in tourism.
Examples of those who might be interested in this meeting include museum staff, hoteliers, tour operators, non-profit and for-profit attractions, restaurateurs, and so on. If you would like to receive email notifications about these meetings, use the sign up button near the top of this page.

2018 Tourism Forum Schedule

  • June 14, 2018, 4:00 pm, Waco Convention Center
  • September 13, 2018, 4:00 pm, Waco Convention Center
  • December 13, 2018 4:00 pm, Waco Convention Center

Tourism Email List

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Waco Tourism Statistics

The Waco tourism community continues to grow. We provide these official statistics for your convenience. Please credit the Waco Convention & Visitors Bureau if you use these statistics. 

Attendance shown is as reported to the Waco Convention & Visitors Bureau by each attraction.

Texas Travel Statistics

From the Office of the Governor, Texas Economic Development & Tourism

The Economic Impact of Travel on Texas (1994-2016)

2016 Texas Tourism Region and MSA Visitor Profile

Tourism numbers for 2017 should be available by the end of June, 2018.