Join about 300 Marketing Partners who collaborate annually with Norfolk County’s Tourism & Economic Development office to help promote their businesses and investment in the community as a whole. By working together, this innovative marketing partnership has won provincial and national marketing awards.
Become a Tourism Marketing Partner
Want your information listed on this website and in our Experience Guide? Become a Partner. Only $150 per year, plus HST. You will also be promoted to travel writers and bloggers, and provided opportunities to be featured in our emails to consumers and on our social media platforms.
Submit Event & Festival Information
Partners and non-profits can submit their own events via norfolktourism.ca/event-submission/. Events, when approved, will appear at norfolktourism.ca/events/. Restrictions apply. Norfolk County reserves the right to edit or delete events.
Industry News & Resources
Check out the latest news for the tourism industry via these sources:
- Subscribe to our monthly Tourism Industry News email
- Read our Tourism Industry Blog
- Check out our Tourism Industry Resource page
Experience Guide – 2015 Deadline December 31, 2014
40,000 copies of the 2014-15 edition of the Norfolk County Experience Guide is in distribution (download PDF). This full-colour guidebook is distributed in key target markets across Ontario and U.S. border states, through direct mail, information centres, hotel information kiosks, and highway information centres. There are listings for Tourism Partners, who are also featured on www.norfolktourism.ca. To participate in next year’s edition, contact Ted Willey at (519) 426-5870 ext 1300 or email email@example.com .
Web Banner Advertising
Opportunities are available on this website. Contact Ted Willey for more info. Download Web Banner Ad Contract.
Norfolk County Map & Local Food Guide – 2015 Deadline October 31, 2014
55,000 copies of the 2014 edition of Norfolk County’s Official Map & Local Food Guide have been published and are now in distribution. This popular full-colour map includes a large map of Norfolk County, plus inset maps of urban areas and hamlets. There are listings for Agriculture Partners, who are also featured on www.norfolkfarms.com. To be listed in 2014 Map, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Annual Marketing Plan for Norfolk County’s Tourism and Economic Development Division contains detailed information about the approach the municipality and its private-sector marketing partners take to promote investment attraction, agriculture and tourism.
Norfolk County marketing partners are welcome to take advantage of the Tourism & Agriculture Directional Signage Program. For a fee, Norfolk County will produce and install directional signage along the roads to help customers find their way to your business.
Facade Improvement Program & Other Incentives
You can learn more about the Norfolk County Facade Improvement Program and other incentives and programs that are available to any eligible business property owner in Norfolk County. They include:
- Facade Improvement Program for Commercial Properties
- Tax Increment Program for Brownfields and Derelict Properties
- Environmental Assessment Grant Program
Advisory Board Opportunities
Norfolk County provides opportunities for local residents and businesses to become involved in the tourism and agricultural issues. Positions open in September of each year. For more information, visit the Boards and Committee page of norfolkcounty.ca.