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Central Market Welcomes the York County Convention & Visitors Bureau

Published: 09/09/2015

Contact Information:
Natalie Williams
Downtown Inc Small Business Liaison

York County CVB contact: Brent Burkey
717-852-9675 ext. 103 or

YORK, PA- Please join the City of York and Downtown Inc for an official ribbon cutting ceremony for the York County Convention & Visitors Bureau's Downtown York Visitor Information Center at Central Market.

The ceremony will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, September 10, at the northeast corner of Central Market House, 34 W. Philadelphia St. in York.

In addition to friendly York County CVB travel counselors greeting visitors face to face and brochure racks filled with information on local attractions, the Visitor Information Center now features an interactive touch screen for those preferring to map out their explorations via a convenient digital interface.

The touch screen additionally makes a navigation tool available for visitors to use beyond normal Visitor Information Center hours of 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday.

"Visitors spend more than $907 million annually in York County, and the Downtown York Visitor Information Center is a one-stop shop showing visitors the best places to go and things to do in the heart of our vibrant city and throughout our dynamic and engaging destination," said Anne Druck, President of the York County CVB.

The York County Convention & Visitors Bureau's Mission is to maximize tourism expenditures and their economic impact in York County, PA, through comprehensive tourism sales and marketing programs. The York County CVB's Vision is for a York County where tourism is recognized for the value of its economic impact and its role in raising the profile of York County as a sought-after destination. For more information on the York County Convention & Visitors Bureau, call 1-888-858-9675 or visit

Downtown Inc works to revitalize and foster reinvestment in downtown York. Its mission is to facilitate collaboration, advocacy, and promotion of downtown initiatives to improve the economic growth, enhance the physical appearance, and increase foot traffic throughout the downtown district, and communicate to the community at large the positive activities taking place in downtown York.

Ribbon-cutting services are provided free of charge to any new business within York's Business Improvement District. For more information on how to set up a ribbon cutting for your new or relocated business, visit