RV, Outdoor Hospitality Industry News for the Week of May 31

ben quiggle Jun 04, 2021
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Wow! What a weekend! Memorial Day weekend lived up to the hype for many park owners as the summer season is officially kicked off. Both the outdoor hospitality and RV industries are expecting to have a record-breaking year, with many of the most popular campsites already booked up.

The old saying ‘the early bird gets the worm’ may ring true as last-minute campers are going to have a rough time finding the best campsites this summer.

Of course, this is all good news for RV manufacturers, RV dealers, park owners and developers.

It would seem now is the perfect time to invest in outdoor recreation.

The top news items of this past week are below.

OUTDOOR HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY

KOA Posts Impressive Memorial Day Weekend Gains

Texas Parks Expect to Stay Busy Over Fourth of July

‘Bighorn’ Forest Seeks Campground Concessionaire

ORR’s ‘Partners Outdoors’ Conference Highlights RVing and Camping

ORR Conference: USDA Secretary Urges Recreation Partnership

RMS’ Industry Report Highlights Importance of Online Presence

Column: Protecting Your Campers’ Information

Labor Shortages Dampen Summer Travel Forecast

Blue Water Development Hires 1st Chief Investment Officer

RV INDUSTRY

2021 RV Shipments Projected to Surpass 575,000 Units

RV Technical Institute Names New Director of Education

Roadtrek Inc. Achieves Major Milestone in Retail Sold Units

Dometic Touts Sustainability, Sets Climate Target for 2030

Today’s RV Buyer Earns More Than 87% of US Households

REV Recreation Group Intros Updated Web Dealer Portal

Entries Sought for ’21 RV Aftermarket Product of the Year

Wells Fargo Names Chad Lyon RV ‘Commercial Leader’