Tourism in the Mystic Country region is a $3.8 billion industry, generating more than 58,000 jobs in eastern Connecticut. Together, we can do something even greater. Whether it’s timely research, tourism planning tools, or inspiration for your next marketing campaign, our aim is to provide resources to support the work that you do.


  • Mystic Country’s Marketplace Schedule

Mystic Country’s Marketplace Schedule

  • August 28th, 2014

IMG_0121.JPGIf your target markets include the group, meeting or international markets, consider partnering with Mystic Country at a marketplace where you will meet contacts and develop relationships to grow your business. Click here for the 2014/15 schedule […]

  • Congratulations CT Fan-Favorite Towns

Congratulations CT Fan-Favorite Towns

  • August 28th, 2014

It was exciting to see five towns in Mystic Country in the top 10 Fan Favorite Towns. Westport took the top honors but Putnam was 2nd, Niantic 3rd, Mystic 4th, New London 5th and Willimantic 10th! Thanks to everyone who voted and made this ranking possible. Click […]

seCTer sponsored webinar for municipal leaders

  • July 30th, 2014

Eastern Regional Tourism District is a member of seCTer and by virtue of being a part of our constituency seCTer has extended an invitation to municipal leaders to attend a webinar on Tuesday, August 12th from 2:00 – 3:30pm at the seCTer offices – 125 Eugene O’Neill Drive, Suite […]


Tourism News

USA Today Contest for Best Aquarium in the USA

  • July 30th, 2014

USA Today announced the nominations for the 10 best Aquariums and Mystic Aquarium made the list. Now is the time to cast votes to assure that Mystic Aquarium becomes a winner and places in the top 10. Click here to vote between now and August 18. You can vote once a day, every day.