Our Mission

To grow the economic impact of tourism by fostering local experiences.

The Albany Visitors Association carries out our mission by…

  • Encouraging over night stays and visitor expenditures
  • Seeking new tourism opportunities (including local, regional and state-wide partnerships)
  • Promoting Albany and the surrounding area
  • Assisting visitors in discovering enriching experiences
  • Supporting events, attractions, and facilities

…while honoring our history, celebrating culture, building community identity and involvement, maintaining a positive quality of life and developing and strengthening partnerships.