photo_joinMembership is open to those in the hospitality industry as well as public service organizations and allied businesses.

Whether you are in the hotel, casino or restaurant business, manage a Convention Bureau or Chamber of Commerce or provide goods and services to the industry, you should be a Member of Mississippi Tourism Association.

Special Membership Offer: New member rate effective at time of application/payment: $350.00 for the first member of your organization.  $75.00 for each additional member within the same organization. Our memberships follow our fiscal calendar from July 1 to June 30th of each year. Click here to download the 2017-18 Membership Application or register online here.

Click here to view our online membership directory.



Mississippi Tour Guide
The official tour guide for the State of Mississippi is published by MTA. Copies are distributed through the statewide network of Welcome Centers, plus all inquiries received by the State from advertising and through the Internet. Visit for more information!

Government Representation 

MTA tracks and monitors proposed laws and regulations affecting our members and the tourism industry. MTA also hosts a legislative reception at the beginning of each new legislative session in partnership with the Mississippi Gaming & Hospitality Association to welcome legislators and garner their support for the tourism industry. MTA strives to be the voice of tourism for our industry partners in all areas of hospitality around the state.

Educational Workshops and Seminars
Various workshops and seminars are offered throughout the year to MTA members.  Topics and speakers are carefully chosen in response to membership surveys. Seminars in past years have favored such topics as state spending laws, the sports/outdoor recreation development market and social media strategies.

Governor’s Conference on Tourism
MTA produces the Governor’s Conference on Tourism each year and brings together tourism professionals from all sections of the State. As a member of MTA you get a front row seat as the hospitality industry gathers for an exciting, fun experience. Plus, there is a reduced registration fees and numerous added member benefits during the conference.