Orange County Sets Tourism Record: Attracts 50+ Million Visitors in 2018

Orange County Sets Tourism Record: Attracts 50+ Million Visitors in 2018 IRVINE, Calif. (March 12, 2019) – The Orange County Visitors Association (OCVA) today announced that Orange County welcomed a record-breaking 50.16 million visitors in 2018 according to a preliminary report on visitation. This tremendous milestone brought with it impressive visitor spending of more than $13 [...]

Orange County Tourism Generates Record $21.3 Billion in Economic Impact

Tourism sustained over 179,000 jobs - 8% of all jobs in Orange County - in 2017 IRVINE, Calif. (October 10, 2018) - The Orange County Visitors Association (OCVA) today announced the results of its recent study: "The Economic Impact of Tourism in Orange County, California." The analysis, which updates results from 2016, was conducted to demonstrate the significant economic benefits [...]