• Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation
  • Serving Cumberland County
  • Pennsylvania’s destination for business and leisure

Why Cumberland
Valley PA?

  • • Strategic Location

  • • High Quality of Life

  • • Skilled & Trained Workforce

  • • Strong Transportation Network

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  • 2015 Tourism Grant Program to Support Marketing Initiatives & Tourism Capital Improvements

    Cumberland Valley, PA (April 27, 2015) – Cumberland Area Economic Development Corporation (CAEDC) is pleased to announce another round of Tourism Grants. The Tourism Grant Program is administered under the destination marketing arm of CAEDC, the Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau …

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    Harrisburg-Carlisle building permits up 40 percent through Q1

    Residential building activity has been strong so far this year in the Harrisburg-Carlisle area. The U.S. Census Bureau is reporting 288 residential permits in the area through March, which is up about 40 percent compared to permits through March 2014. And the …

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    April Found It Spotlight: Carlisle Events

    Economic Impact of Carlisle Car Shows – Since 1974, Carlisle Events has been hosting collector car, truck and motorcycle events on the 150-acre Carlisle Fairgrounds in Cumberland Valley. These family-friendly shows feature something for everyone including special vehicle displays, part vendors, …

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  • Tourism Roundtable – Bi-Yearly Updates

    Join us on May 13th at Noon to hear the Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau's bi-yearly updates. We will update you on current projects and opportunities for the remainder of the year. More info to follow.

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    Tourism Roundtable – Sustainability & Agribusiness

    Join us for our July Roundtable on July 1st at 8 am. We will be discussing the importance of sustainability and agribusiness to our destination and it's impact on tourism. More info to follow.

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    Tourism Roundtable – Economic Development & Downtown Revitalization

    Join us on September 9th at 8am for our Monthly Roundtable. This month's topic will focus on economic development and the revitalization efforts in our downtowns. More info to follow.

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