(Listed in Random Order)

It's not what we're claiming, it's what others are saying!


Best Cities for Families- Amarillo ranks #10-

The Texas Top 40 Travel Destinations- Amarillo listed #34- Texas Highways, February 2014- www.texashighways.com

South's Best Destination Apps/Mobile Sites- ConventionSouth magazine

Gold ADDY to Amarillo CVC for Amarillo Is Where I'll Be TV commercial

America's 10 Best State Parks- Palo Duro Canyon State Park #1- Fodors.com, April 2014

13 Great Summer Weekend Getaways- Palo Duro Canyon State Park makes the list
Texas Monthly, May 2014

5 Great Vacation Alternatives to the Grand Canyon- Palo Duro Canyon State Park tops list- Minitime- Bring The Kids web site, May 2014

Off The Beaten Park- 10 Lesser Known Wonders of the Western World- Palo Duro Canyon State Park makes the list- Cowboys & Indians, July 2014


Facilities & Destinations Awards of Excellence- Top Destination Award- Amarillo CVC
Facilities & Destinations magazine

History Museums to Watch- Goodnight Historical Center, Claude, TX- True West magazine, August 2013

The 50 Best BBQ Joints in the World- Tyler's of Amarillo makes the list- Texas Monthly, June 2013


Top 100 Events in North America- TEXAS makes the list- Destinations magazine, Sept/Oct 2011- American Bus Association


20 Best Places to Live in the West- Amarillo makes the list- American Cowboy magazine, April/May 2011- http://www.americancowboy.com

Top 10 Places to Drink a Beer- Big Texan Steak Ranch makes the list- Draft magazine, May/June 2011


Top 10 Western Museums- PPHM ranks #4- True West magazine, May 2010

83 Must See True West Destinations- Amarillo makes the list- True West magazine, March 2010
Before 2010

2005 4th Annual Best of the West- Amarillo- Best Wild West Town- True West magazine



The Amarillo CVC is the premier marketer of Amarillo. Our mission is to increase hotel and attraction visitors by promoting the Amarillo area as a unique destination.

Visit the Amarillo CVC website at www.visitamarillotx.com


Updated 6/14/14