Grant County Tourism Council
The Grant County Tourism Council meets monthly at locations throughout Grant County. Persons interested in promoting tourism and events within the county are invited to join us. For more information, please call 608-822-3501 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
2021 GCTC Officers
President: Heather Bontreger
President – elect: Robin Baumeister
Past President: Amy Olson
Treasurer: James Schneider
Secretary: Jen Schmitz
Visit our Facebook Page! https://www.facebook.com/GrantCountyTourism
2020 Meeting Schedule
January 21, 2021 – TBD
February 18, 2021 – TDB
March – Governor’s Conference on Tourism
April 15, 2021 – TDB
May 20, 2021 – TDB
June 17, 2021 – TDB
July 17, 2021 – TDB
August 19, 2021 – TDB
September 16, 2021 – TDB
October 21, 2021 – TDB
November 18, 2021 – TDB
No Meeting in December
2020 February Grant Cycle Information – February 5 – 4:00 p.m. Deadline
GRANT COUNTY TOURISM GRANT OFFERED
Category One: (Similar to previous years) Consideration shall be given to new and expanding projects, festivals, sports tournaments, conventions, cultural arts and special events benefiting Grant County and the region. This is a competitive application, based on limited resource dollars and the size of the grant award is capped at $2,500.00 per application. Up to $7,000 will be available in this category.
Category Two: (New last year) Matching grants designed to assist with marketing events/projects using social media. Up to $3,000 will be available in this category with a limit of $200 to any single event/project and a cap of $1,000 per community. New and existing events/projects are eligible.
Applications are due IN THE OFFICE before 4:00 pm ON WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2020. If mailing, please allow enough time so the application is received in the office before the deadline. The grants will be reviewed later in February. All applicants will be notified of review date.
- Tourism Grant Application-2020
- Tourism Grant Guidelines -2020
- for more information, visit www.co.grant.wi.gov or call 608-723-2125.
Video Tours of Grant County – Welcome, Real Estate and Relocation, Education, Quality of Life, Outdoor Recreation
Discover Wisconsin – Platteville – Where Roots Run Deep View the 500th episode of Discover Wisconsin, filmed in Platteville and surrounding area. Beautiful area and a wonderful experience!
Download the 2020 Grant County Activity Guide (19Mb 34 pages)