Man and girl hold out their hands with yellow and black birds on their fingers.

Meet and feed birds when you visit Discovery Cove

Tourism Enhancement Grants Program at Experience Kissimmee

The Tourism Enhancement Grants Program is intended to provide funding assistance to local government and nonprofit organizations conducting special events and projects in Osceola County that:

  • Increase room nights and revenue for Osceola County, or
  • Enhance Osceola County’s appeal to visitors, or
  • Support the TDC mission to “Promote Tourism for Osceola County”.

Over the years, events such as Kissimmee’s Kowtown Festival, Spring Fling, Viva Osceola, the Puerto Rican Festival & Parade, the Ranch Rodeo, Caribbean Fusion, and Oktoberfest have all received marketing funding assistance from Experience Kissimmee.

The application period for 2024-2025 Tourism Enhancement Grants will be from May 1, 2024 to June 14, 2024. Please note that only events occurring between October 1, 2024 and September 30, 2025 will be considered.

To apply for a tourism enhancement grant, complete the application form and email it to Melissa Vallejo at [email protected]. For questions or more information, please call 407-840-1105.


Grant Resources

Grant Manual  Application Form