News Releases

Hawaii Visitor Statistics Released for February 2021

HONOLULU – Hawaii’s visitor industry continues to be impacted by the global COVID-19 pandemic. According to preliminary statistics released by the Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA), t…

HTA Publishes Community-Based Tourism Management Plan for Maui Nui

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) has published the 2021-2023 Maui Nui Destination Management Action Plan (DMAP). It is part of HTA’s strategic vision and continuing ef…

Hawaii Visitor Statistics Released for January 2021

HONOLULU – Hawaii’s visitor industry continues to be impacted significantly by the global COVID-19 pandemic. In January 2021, visitor arrivals dropped 80.1 percent compared to a ye…

HTA Publishes Community-Based Tourism Management Plan for Kauai

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) has published the 2021-2023 Kauai Destination Management Action Plan (DMAP). It is part of HTA’s strategic vision and continuing effor…

HTA Releases Results from Special Visitor COVID-19 Study

HONOLULU – The Hawaii Tourism Authority (HTA) released the results of a special study, which surveyed visitors from the U.S. mainland who visited Hawaii in the first two weeks of D…

Hawaii Visitor Statistics Released for December 2020

HONOLULU – Hawaii’s visitor industry continues to be severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. In December 2020, visitor arrivals dropped 75.2 percent compared to a year ago, acc…

HTA Named Presenting Sponsor of Big West Basketball

Irvine, Calif. (January 7, 2021) – The Big West Conference is proud to announce a three-year agreement with Hawaii Tourism Authority as the presenting sponsor of both the Big West…