Henderson County Tourism Resources

Hey There!

Henderson County Tourism values its industry partners and looks for ways to help each and every one of us become a mini concierge to our visitors. Each and every one of us has the opportunity, each time we interact with a visitor, to enhance their experience and display the hospitality that our region, town and industry are known for. We call it Gratitude at Altitude, and it is how each and everyone one of us in the Henderson County tourism industry should strive to live. Find contact information for all HCTDA staff here.


TDA Governance (Legislation & Board Information)
Contact person: Dara Hossley or Michelle Owens

  • Henderson County TDA Governance Page — Learn how the Henderson County Tourism Development Authority is legislated and organized, as well as  how its Board functions and how to join the Board

Research Conducted by the HCTDA
Contact person: Michelle Owens

Accommodation Property Information
Contact person: Julie Hayes

Local Networking Opportunities
Contact person: Julie Hayes

  • FAM Tour Schedule & Information — 4 times per year, join us on an all-day Partner Familiarization Tour that is open to anyone who works directly with visitors, lunch and all activities are included
  • Tourism Conference — Once per year, everyone in the tourism industry comes together to network, learn about new trends, and work to build an even stronger industry
  • Partner Events — We host a wide array of events for our partners to network, learn and grow

Programs & Tools Available To Your Business
Contact person: Julie Hayes or Melanie Black

HCTDA Grants Program
Contact person: Amy Boswell

  • Henderson County TDA Grant Program — Each year, HCTDA offers grant funding to Henderson County tourism-related businesses and projects, learn more about who qualifies, timelines and how to apply here

Welcome Center
Contact Person: Amy Boswell

  • 2022 Annual Tourism Report— Get an update from the TDA’s Executive Director, take a look at visitor spending, see advertising & PR highlights, and review some of the wonderful projects funded by the HCTDA Grants Program
  • Henderson County TDA Stage Contract and Policy— Find out how to use the stage located in the Hendersonville Welcome Center’s parking lot
  • To Volunteer — The Hendersonville Welcome Center is always looking for volunteers


My Favorites
Your favorites list is empty. Look for to add favorites to your list.