About Us

Welcome to The Thumb Area Tourism Council

Did you know...

    Tourism is a billion dollar industry?
    Tourism generates billions of dollars in related revenue?
    Tourism supports job creation and economic growth?

Overview

The Thumb Area Tourism Council, Inc. (TATC), a registered 501(c)(6) nonprofit, is a central tourism resource and destination marketing organization dedicated to increasing visibility of the tourism industry within Michigan's Thumb Area in an effort to attract tourism-related dollars and economic growth to the region.  Regional representation includes the counties of Huron, Sanilac and Tuscola.

TATC's objective is to promote the Thumb Area as a travel destination rich in natural scenic beauty, strong cultural heritage, year-round recreation, and community-related entertainment and events.  Promotional efforts of Thumb tourism include local, regional, and statewide marketing endeavors, community involvement and sponsorships, and much more.  TATC is confident these promotional efforts will lead to a rise in economic growth for the area with the influx of new visitors, residents and business owners.

Mission Statement 

The purpose of the Thumb Area Tourism Council, Inc. is to provide a regional representation in the promotion of tourism, cultural, recreational and environmental, and entertainment activities in Michigan's Thumb region.

To facilitate these promotional efforts, TATC developed this member-sponsored Web site as a central representation of area businesses and organizations with close to 3,500 having their business name and location listed for free.  As a paid member, you'll benefit from greater exposure of your business by having your contact information listed, a business description, and much more.  Depending on your selected level, you can even add photos and PDFs to your listing.

This site offers travelers the resources and tools to make their Thumb vacation enjoyable and economical.  Whether travelers are looking for a home away from home for a week-long vacation or simply somewhere to rest their head after a day of boating on Lake Huron, they'll find what they need at www.thumbtourism.org.

Get Involved Today! 

    Take the road less traveled to Michigan's Thumb...
    A great place to visit, work and live!

Help promote the Thumb area as an economical, value-added travel destination!  With your support, TATC's efforts will attract more people to the area, which will help boost revenue for businesses and organizations across the region and, ultimately, improve the area's way of living.

Get involved today!  For complete membership details, visit our Membership page or download a TATC Membership packet.