The start of a new year begins our countdown for the 2015 Wisconsin Governor’s Conference on Tourism. Following is some fingertip information and deadlines for WIGCOT 2015 in La Crosse:

Accommodations Accomodations
Accommodations are still available at the Best Western Riverfront Hotel, Candlewood Suites, Quality Inn, and Settle Inn.

Marketplace Marketplace
Have you reserved your Marketplace booth yet? We have a limited number of booths left. Showcase your organization and network with conference attendees for $600 ($125 for non-profit organizations).

Registration Registration
There’s still time to register for the tourism conference of the year. The $275 fee provides access to three days of expert keynote speakers and breakout sessions, networking, and useful information to take home and put to use immediately.

New ProgrammingNEW Programming – Local Legends
The Local Legends program showcases unique individuals from the conference destination or surrounding area that have a passion about their career, company, and community. This year, Don Weber, CEO of Logistics Health Incorporated, and John McHugh from Kwik Trip will share their incredible stories of inspiration and motivation.

Opening receptionOpening Reception
Bring your best flannel, we’re heading to Camp WIGCOT! Including all your favorite things about camp – from s’mores to picnic tables and fire pits – you’ll truly feel like you’re out in the woods and under the stars, minus the Eau du Campfire smell.

Opening receptionTuesday is Wear Your Pride Day
Proudly show off your destination, attraction, hotel, campground, business or organization with your favorite logo’d apparel Tuesday at WIGCOT. If you don’t have logo wear, feel free to wear red in support of the UW-Madison men’s basketball team and Coach Ryan.