Become A Member

WHY JOIN? Explore York is a destination marketing organization "DMO"-we market and promote York County as a destination for leisure & business travelers, sports groups, meeting planners, group/bus tours and more. Visitors spend more than $1 billion in York County in 2017. As the Official Tourist Promotion Agency for York County we invite you to become a member.  For more details, submit the form listed below or contact Christina Smith at 717-852-9675 ext. 106 or

Annual Tourism Event 2017

Company Information


Contact Information

Select your Newsletter

* Indicates a required field.

Please enter the 4 character string shown in the box above.
Please enter the 4 character string shown in the box above.

As a member you receive:

A business listing in the  Official York County Travel Guide with 200,000+ guides printed & distributed annually. The travel guide is also adapted into a fully interactive online edition.

Literature Distribution: York locations include the Downtown York Visitor’s Center at 34 W Philadelphia Street inside Central Market House and Harley-Davidson Visitor’s Center located at 1425 Eden Road.

Print & Online Map Listings: Even with today’s technologies, research has told us that tourists stopping in visitor centers still like to pick up a map. Your business location is plotted on the print map provided to hotels and other visitor locations as well as the online integrated Google map.

Listing on York County’s official tourist promotion website receives 490,000+ unique visitors annually.

Event Promotion: Submit your events online. All events are also considered for the annual Official York County Travel Guide, Getaway Guide, submission to, and inclusion in public relations outreach.

Coupon Promotions: Coupons are posted on, featured in e-newsletter communications and provided to visitors coming for sporting events, meetings and conventions and motor coach groups.

Packages: Getaway packages are prominently featured on and are used in advertising and public relations efforts as well as our e-campaigns.

Networking Opportunities: Stay connected to York County’s tourism industry by signing up for one ore more of our enewsletters. Gather with key hospitality partners one-on-one at special networking and educational events.

PR & Media Familiarization Tour: As a member, you have the opportunity to host visiting journalists and gain media coverage for your business. Your organization is also considered for Explore York public relations campaigns and outreach.

Additional Promotional Opportunities: As an Explore York member you also have the opportunity to upgrade your membership to include a variety of targeted programs.

  • Brochure Distribution Program

    • Distribute your brochures to over 50 high-traffic locations around York County, including hotels, major attractions, I-83 Welcome Center, York Expo Center and other key sites.

  • Web Listing Upgrade

    • Increase the prominence of your listing with an expanded description.

  • Travel Guide Advertising

    • Explore York members receive discounted advertising rates in the Official York County Travel Guide.

  • Group Tour & Reunion Program

    • Targets motor coach and reunion groups interested in York County. Benefits include an ad in the Official York County Group Tour Planners Guide, RFP’s from tour companies and reunion planners, participation in tradeshows and events, targeted leads, sales missions and much more.

  • Meetings & Conventions Program

    • Targets meeting and event planners looking to bring major events into York County. Benefits include an ad in the Official York County Meeting Planners Guide, RFP’s and site inspections with meeting planners, targeted leads and much more.