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On behalf of Discover Long Island staff and Board of Directors, we would like to invite you to become a member.

Your membership will provide many valuable opportunities for you to market your business to the millions of travelers who visit Long Island every year.


Discover Long Island was formed in 1978 as a non-profit membership corporation under the laws of the State of New York. Its purpose includes the promotion of the Nassau-Suffolk region as a destination for visitors, meetings, conventions, trade expositions and sporting events.

Discover Long Island is designated as the official Tourism Promotion Agency by both Nassau and Suffolk Counties and is responsible for tourism-related economic development and travel and tourism services for the Nassau and Suffolk county region.

Discover Long Island also serves as the Long Island agency for the “I Love NY” program and works closely with the State of New York and its tourism promotion department to offer many marketing opportunities to its members.

Discover Long Island represents Long Island in the national and international sports marketplace. The Commission serves as an essential resource for the procurement and planning of sporting events on Long Island.

Discover Long Island Board of Directors is elected by the Members and represents all sections of the region and all facets of the visitor/hospitality industry. The Board meets regularly to guide the professional staff in fulfilling the purposes of Discover Long Island.


Our partnership is quite diverse, representing many different industries across Long Island’s economy. The common thread? We all recognize that tourism is the largest industry on Long Island, and we are looking to support it! Examples of partners include:

• Accommodations (There is no membership fee for qualified accommodations paying the hotel occupancy tax) *
• Major Event Facilities
• Attractions
• Media/Newsprint/Communications
• Accounting
• Not-For-Profit
• Advertising/Marketing/Printing
• Real Estate
• Chambers of Commerce
• Restaurants/Dining
• Educational Facilities
• Shopping
• Event Services
• Sports Arenas and Complexes
• Government
• Transportation
• Legal
• Travel & Tour Services

Click: Join Discover Long Island or call 1-631-951-3900 and ask for the Membership Department.*

Or you can email:

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