About Visit Corvallis

Visit Corvallis is a private non-profit organization marketing Corvallis and Benton County as a destination city and targeting conventions, meetings, sporting events, leisure travelers, tour operators and travel writers. We are funded partially by transient occupancy tax through a contract with the City of Corvallis and membership fees.

 We are a membership organization representing components of the visitor industry including:

  • Hotels, Motels, B&Bs, Campgrounds & RV Parks
  • Convention & Meeting Facilities
  • Restaurants
  • Sports Facilities
  • Tour Operators
  • Wineries/Attractions
  • Transportation Companies
  • Retail and Commercial organizations relating to tourism

Both sources of funding go directly into marketing activities that promote our City as a destination to secure both immediate and future business. Visit Corvallis’ marketing strategy ensures that our media outreach efforts are placed directly into the hands of those who are considering visiting or relocating to Corvallis now and into the future.

The Bureau submits an annual marketing plan to the City as a condition for receipt of a portion of the transient occupancy tax revenues paid by guests staying in our lodging facilities. The lodging community and the City agreed that a transient occupancy tax would be reinvested into marketing the City and thereby creating more tourism. Part of the tax also helps support other Corvallis services. Therefore, Visit Corvallis assists in the production of a tax that helps maintain the quality lifestyle of Corvallis.

Volunteers Needed

Know anyone with great knowledge of the Corvallis area and a little extra time? We are always looking for quality volunteers to help staff our visitors center, be greeters at conferences and events or write about their favorite spot in Corvallis. Call the visitor’s center at 541-757-1544 for more information.

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all-day Heart of Willamette Wineries Sum...
Heart of Willamette Wineries Sum...
Jun 21 – Sep 23 all-day
Heart of Willamette Wineries Summertime Wine Tour @ Oregon | United States
Join us for the Heart of Willamette Wineries Summertime Wine Tour! Pick up a passport and tour Heart of Willamette Wineries between June 21st and September 23rd for free tastings and a chance to win a fantastic Grand Prize! The
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all-day Find Waldo in Corvallis 2014 @ Downtown Corvallis
Find Waldo in Corvallis 2014 @ Downtown Corvallis
Jul 1 – Jul 31 all-day
Find Waldo in Corvallis 2014 @ Downtown Corvallis | Corvallis | Oregon | United States
Where’s Waldo? In Corvallis, of course! The famous children’s book character in the striped shirt and black-rimmed specs is visiting seventeen different local businesses throughout our community this July. Those who spot him can win prizes, including stickers, book coupons,
Jul
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all-day Christ in Youth 2014
Christ in Youth 2014
Jul 27 – Aug 1 all-day
Christ in Youth 2014 @ Corvallis | Oregon | United States
For more than 40 years, Christ In Youth (CIY) has called students and leaders to boldly live for Christ through the hope of the Gospel message and a call to Kingdom action. By amplifying the call of Christ on student
Jul
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all-day Corvallis Knights Home Game @ Goss Stadium
Corvallis Knights Home Game @ Goss Stadium
Jul 29 – Jul 30 all-day
Corvallis Knights Home Game @ Goss Stadium | Corvallis | Oregon | United States
The Corvallis Knights are Corvallis’ own collegiate summer baseball team. They’re part of the West Coast League, and have won several league titles. They have a .696 overall winning percentage and have won several championships, including the semi-pro NBC World
all-day Hanging Around Town @ Downtown Corvallis
Hanging Around Town @ Downtown Corvallis
Jul 29 all-day
Hanging Around Town @ Downtown Corvallis
The Corvallis Art Guild members are hanging their 2-D works at venues throughout the Corvallis and Benton County area. To find out “Who’s Hanging Where,” visit ClotheslineSale.com. Share this:EmailPrintMoreShare on TumblrDiggPocket

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