VisitTulsa Articles http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/ Recent Articles - Press Releases Wed, 22 Nov 2017 11:20:00 GMT Tulsa selected to host March Madness in 2019 http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/tulsa-selected-to-host-march-madness-in-2019/762/ With the NCAA’s announcement that Tulsa will again host the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament, please see the following quotes from Chamber staff and community partners. Tue, 18 Apr 2017 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/tulsa-selected-to-host-march-madness-in-2019/762/ BOK Center Nominated for Arena of the Year Again by Pollstar http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/bok-center-nominated-for-arena-of-the-year-again-by-pollstar/746/ BOK Center joins a distinguished group of nominees for Arena of the Year including Barclays Center (Brooklyn, NY), Bridgestone Arena (Nashville, TN), The Forum (Inglewood, CA), Madison Square Garden (New York, NY) and Staples Center (Los Angeles, CA). Mon, 14 Nov 2016 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/bok-center-nominated-for-arena-of-the-year-again-by-pollstar/746/ Tulsa named a Top 10 US Best Value City http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/tulsa-named-a-top-10-us-best-value-city/736/ Hotel search trivago.com analyzed cities across the US and has revealed the 50 Best Value Cities for 2015 - with Tulsa making the Top 10. Thu, 13 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/tulsa-named-a-top-10-us-best-value-city/736/ BOK Center named 'Best in the World' http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/bok-center-named-best-in-the-world-/734/ The SMG-managed BOK Center was named ‘Best In The World 2014’ for Best Live Entertainment Venue (Large) by the Tulsa World. This was the first year for the awards, which were voted on by Tulsa World readers. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/bok-center-named-best-in-the-world-/734/ Tulsa gears up for XPO gaming conference http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/tulsa-gears-up-for-xpo-gaming-conference/729/ VisitTulsa, the George Kaiser Family Foundation, SMG and New Medio announced the inaugural video gaming convention, XPO, taking place at the Cox Business Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, from October 1-4, 2015. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/tulsa-gears-up-for-xpo-gaming-conference/729/ Chamber volunteers raise record $3.65 million for annual Resource Campaign http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/chamber-volunteers-raise-record-3-65-million-for-annual-resource-campaign/723/ Tulsa Regional Chamber volunteers raised more than $3.65 million for the organization during its 20th-annual Resource Campaign, edging last year’s record of $3.6 million and easily surpassing a goal of $3.3 million. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/chamber-volunteers-raise-record-3-65-million-for-annual-resource-campaign/723/ Pinto Horse Association of America renews agreement with Expo Square http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/pinto-horse-association-of-america-renews-agreement-with-expo-square/722/ Tulsa will continue to host the Pinto World Championship Horse Show through 2019 Fri, 20 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/pinto-horse-association-of-america-renews-agreement-with-expo-square/722/ Michael Carter joins VisitTulsa as vice president http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/michael-carter-joins-visittulsa-as-vice-president/720/ Following an extensive nation-wide search, VisitTulsa is proud to announce the hiring of Michael Carter as the new VisitTulsa vice president. Carter will begin his new career path on Wednesday, April 16. Mon, 02 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/michael-carter-joins-visittulsa-as-vice-president/720/ VisitTulsa receives DMAI accreditation http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/visittulsa-receives-dmai-accreditation/714/ (TULSA, Okla.)-The Destination Marketing Accreditation Program announced VisitTulsa was approved for national accreditation, making the group an official Destination Marketing Association International accredited Convention and Visitor's Bureau. Sun, 05 Jan 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visittulsa.com/articles/view/visittulsa-receives-dmai-accreditation/714/