Tourism Development

The Aspire Foundation supports tourism development initiatives for Clarksville-Montgomery County with an objective of raising awareness for the area as a tourist destination to increase the quantity of overnight stays and dollars spent by non-residents.

Strategic combinations of initiatives include:

In 2015, visitor spending in Montgomery County reached an all-time high of $205.1 million.

During the recent fiscal year, Visit Clarksville hosted 46 total events, attracting 63,934 visitors who spent $9.25 million in Montgomery County.               

35 Group Tours   •  1,503 Visitors  •  $178,248 economic impact

  • Heroes, Hometowns & Legends Event
  • Welcome Home Veterans Parade 

18 Sporting Events •  47,759 Visitors  • $7.5 million economic impact

  • AAU Boys Basketball 10U National Championships
  • 3v3 Live National Soccer
  • TSSAA Middle School Cross Country
  • TSSAA Middle School Track & Field
  • Bass Pro Shop Fishing Tournament

 

News

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

On the heels of announcing that the city will host the 2017 Toyota East West All-Star Classic, Visit Clarksville officials have landed another state-wide football event for 2017. The Tennessee Future Stars will host their annual Tennessee-Kentucky games for seventh and eighth graders in Clarksville on June 17 at Austin Peay State University’s Fortera Stadium.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, the Department of Economic and Community Development and LG Electronics Inc. officials today announced the company will build a new home appliance manufacturing facility in Clarksville. The global manufacturer, with headquarters in South Korea, is a leader in appliances, electronics and mobile devices. LG will invest $250 million in the facility, creating at least 600 new jobs in Montgomery County. 

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