Category: Media Release

Mr. PG holds a #SupportPG flag.

Support PG launches new contest to mark its first anniversary!

PRINCE GEORGE – April 28th marks the one year anniversary of the launch of the Support PG campaign! To celebrate, a new contest called the “Support PG Passport for your Summer Vacation” begins today.  Residents are encouraged to shop locally from April 28th until September 28th while collecting stickers on printable passports they download from the Support PG website for a chance to win one of three staycation packages from Tourism Prince George. For extra entries, people are encouraged to share one or more positive stories about participating businesses to their personal Facebook or Instagram feeds, making sure to tag

The Support PG organizations celebrate Mr. PG raising a #SupportPG flag.

Mr. PG raises the Support PG flag

RELEASE DATE: July 23, 2020 PRINCE GEORGE – Mr. PG is making his support known! Today, a special Support PG flag has been raised by the beloved landmark at the intersection of Highways 16 and 97. Support PG is a collaborative project developed by 11 community partners with a stake in economic development to support local businesses impacted by COVID-19. The Support PG website provides a central hub of COVID-19 related information for local businesses, examples of how to support local, a weekly blog, and good news stories for individuals and companies that are going above and beyond for their

A couple and their dog enjoy the scenery at Salmon Valley Campground.

Support PG launches staycation packages to encourage local tourism

RELEASE DATE: July 15, 2020 PRINCE GEORGE – The Support PG initiative has launched new staycation packages to encourage local and regional travel and drive traffic to Prince George businesses. The Support PG staycation packages were developed through a collaboration of local businesses, accommodations, tour operators, and attractions. Local residents will be encouraged to explore their own backyard and experience Prince George through a visitor’s eyes, all while staying close to home. With more packages expected to launch in the coming weeks, the current roster of bookable experiences includes: The Mid-Week Camping Pack – ($125) Enjoy a fabulous two night

Man browses Support PG website on iPad

Local organizations uniting to #SupportPG

RELEASE DATE : April 29, 2020 PRINCE GEORGE – With COVID-19 creating dramatic impacts to local business, eleven organizations have partnered to provide support during these challenging times.  The partners represent a cross-section of Prince George agencies with direct stakes in supporting the local economy: Prince George Chamber of Commerce City of Prince George Tourism Prince George Downtown Prince George Community Futures Fraser-Fort George Prince George Airport Authority Women’s Enterprise Centre Aboriginal Business Development Corporation College of New Caledonia University of Northern British Columbia Northern BC Tourism Association The partners have created and launched a website aimed at giving businesses

Recent Articles

Nominate A Featured Business

Do you have a company in mind for our next
featured business? Use the form at the bottom of this page to submit your nomination.

Please note all submissions are subject
to approval.