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Visit San Antonio: Marketing, November 2019

November 25, 2019

The Holiday campaign launched Nov. 1 and will continue through Dec. 31. Messaging is displaying across VisitSanAntonio.com and multiple paid channels, primarily in Texas and the touch states but also in key out-of-state markets and Mexico key markets.   Read more


Visit San Antonio: Destination Sales & Experience, November 2019

November 25, 2019

The Destination Group Sales division confirmed 49,132 total room nights in October. The production includes the Texas High School Coaches Association, coming for its 93rd annual Coaching School & Convention in July 2025.    Read more


Visit San Antonio: San Antonio in the News, November 2019

November 25, 2019

The Communications Department recorded $2,005,261 in outer market earned media value for October.    Read more


Visit San Antonio: Communications, November 2019

November 25, 2019

Our fiscal year kicked off in October with a special media and travel trade event in Mexico City to promote our city's fall and holiday offerings at the museum of renowned artist Sebastian, the creator of San Antonio's famed Torch of Friendship.   Read more


Visit San Antonio: Tourism Development, November 2019

November 25, 2019

In an effort to increase awareness of San Antonio as a top leisure destination to the United Kingdom, Tourism Development staff conducted sales calls with the United Airlines U.K., to London-based Tour Operators.   Read more


Visit San Antonio: San Antonio in the News, October 2019

October 25, 2019

The Communications Department recorded $5,107,479 in outer market earned media value and 317,042,846 Impact Impressions for September. Secured media represents coverage for San Antonio and our partners, which maintains the destination top of mind for visitors worldwide. Coverage recorded for the month in major outlets included Daily Herald, Yahoo! News, Jetsetter, Diablo Magazine, Travel Pulse, El Universal (Mexico), Tania Rincon (Mexico), Teleformula (Mexico), Viajeros TV (Mexico), Heraldo TV (Mexico), and Clin d’Oeil (Canada)   Read more


Visit San Antonio: Communications, October 2019

October 25, 2019

As we headed into the final month of the fiscal year, we knew it would be a busy and exciting time in the destination. We’re proud to report that the Communications was able to beat its ambitious goal of $40 million in Earned Media Value with a total of $40,107,991. This was a total team effort from the internal team along with the agency teams in the U.S., Mexico and Canada – and, of course, all of our valued partners across San Antonio that helped host and showcase our city to media   Read more


Visit San Antonio: Destination Sales & Experience, October 2019

October 24, 2019

During September, the Destination Experience Team provided support to 22 groups convening in San Antonio, with a representation of 32,221 attendees accumulating more than 40,704 total room nights.  The Destination Experience managers coordinated and led eight planning site visits during the month for groups that will meet in San Antonio between 2019 and 2021.   Read more


Visit San Antonio: Marketing, October 2019

October 24, 2019

Marketing launches a robust holidays campaign from Nov. 1 through Dec. 31 with the theme, “Millions of Lights, One Magical Place.” With the combination of HOT and TPID funds, Visit San Antonio was able to triple holiday marketing efforts.   Read more


Visit San Antonio: Legislative Affairs, October 2019

October 24, 2019

We continued our Show Us Your District Tours with District 5 and Councilwoman Shirley Gonzales. This incredible tour into the heart of the west side of San Antonio featured stops at Rosedale, Roosevelt and Elmendorf parks, Ray’s Drive In, the Vietnam Veterans Mural, Southtown Art Galleries and Freetail and Kuntsler breweries.     Read more