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Waco Visitor Information

Scroll down to bottom of the page for Waco area hotels offering discounts HOTAIRSHOW17!

             Hampton Inn North and Fairfield Inn North are the Official hotels of the Heart Of Texas Airshow. Ask for HOT Airshow discount.

Be sure to scroll down for links to area hotels who are offering special rates for our Heart Of Texas Airshow guests. Please contact  Waco Heart Of Texas  or your favorite local hotel chain for discounts as well.  Come on down on Friday and/or spend the night Saturday night and enjoy all of the fun and excitement that Waco & the Heart of Texas has to offer!  Something for everyone to enjoy from strolling the beautiful Cameron Park to over 20 attractions and museums.  Discover fabulous finds at various shopping areas and grab a bite at one of the many restaurants. 
   

The Greater Waco area enjoys a vibrant economy with a rich blend of culture, entertainment, sports and nature.  Be sure to visit while you are in town for the Airshow or come back at any time to see the variety of family-friendly places to play, from museums and parks to the world-class Cameron Park Zoo.  Some of Waco's attractions include the Texas Ranger Museum & Hall of Fame, the Armstrong-Browning Library, the Dr Pepper Museum and the Waco Mammoth National Monument,, Magnolia Market, Texas Sports Hall of Fame, BSR Cable Park and more.

A free downtown trolley can bring you from free parking to Magnolia Market along with plenty of shopping, restaurants and attractions in the downtown area.  There are tours available through Waco Tours and helicopter rides from Heritage Square near 4th Street & Austin.

Check out the city's calendar of events for more to do while you are in town or another reason to come back to Waco again!




Greater Waco's geographically advantageous Central Texas location and accessibility along the I-35 corridor have also played a key role in the community's success in attracting new businesses and supporting expansions of existing companies.  Economic development efforts focus on five target industries (Advance Manufacturing, Aerospace, Supply Chain Management, Health Care and Professional and Financial Services) to most effectively leverage the area's strengths and encourage private investment in Greater Waco.
  • Greater Waco is the HEART of the ECONOMIC and CONSUMER base of Texas (Texas Triangle)
  • Greater Waco's CORPORATE landscape boasts Mars Chocolate North America, Coca-Cola, Caterpillar, Allergan, Curves, The Dwyer Group, L-3 Platform Integration and SpaceX - just to name a few.
  • A regional workforce of more than 320,000 in Greater Waco is undergirded by HIGHER LEARNING institutions including:  Baylor University, Texas State Technical College-Waco and McLellan Community College
  • Connectivity through interstate, rail, air and sea
  • More than $530 million invested into downtown and riverfront development

Greater Waco is the connection to Great Companies, Talented People and a Distinctive Place.  For more information on Waco and surrounding areas, please visit Waco Chamber or Waco Heart of Texas, our Convention & Visitors Bureau.

The 2017 Waco Community & Referral Guide can be found at this link.  Check it out!

Waco is home to over 60 Aviation Businesses which have formed their own Greater Waco Aviation Alliance.   


These are our featured hotels.  Click on the logo for the link.  Many of the Waco area hotels are offering a discount for our guests.  If you have a favorite hotel, contact the Waco Heart of Texas CVB or contact your hotel directly and be sure to ask for the "HOT AIRSHOW" discount rate!   

      


Towneplace Suites Click here for discount reservation link

   Holiday Inn Waco Northwest  1801 Development Blvd, Waco, TX

Best Western Czech Inn West, TX

Quality Inn & Suites  2410 South New Road Waco, TX

Sleep Inn & Suites Hewitt, TX   209 E. Enterprise Blvd., Hewitt, TX

Atria Hotel & RV Park   711 W McGregor Dr  McGregor, TX

Candlewood Suites         2700 S New Road  Waco, TX