Planning A Route 66 Adventure 101

Planning A Route 66 Adventure 101

An argument could easily be made that Route 66 is the most famous highway in the world. It is a destination and a gateway to adventure, and often a source of endless frustration for those planning their first odyssey along this storied highway. Those frustrations are...
Renaissance At The Crossroads

Renaissance At The Crossroads

The Route 66 renaissance that has transformed communities, led to a rise in unprecedented international promotional opportunities, and provided economic opportunity in rural and blighted areas is at a crossroads. A key component in the renaissance along the highway...
Route 66 Travel Planning Basics

Route 66 Travel Planning Basics

Judging by recent postings on various Route 66 Facebook groups and pages, 2018 will be a very busy year on this storied old highway. People are asking questions and making plans. A few are planning their first odyssey. Others are seasoned “roadies” looking...
Out With The Old, In With The New

Out With The Old, In With The New

As you may have noticed, the Promote Route 66 project languished in 2017. In fact, it was just a couple steps away from being dormant. That is about to change, and to change in a very major way because the vision behind this initiative is needed in the Route 66...
Welcome to Promote Route 66!

Welcome to Promote Route 66!

Route 66 Community Transformed by Innovative Marketing Concept Tapping into Route 66 Renaissance for Community Revitalization Route 66 Renaissance Provides International Marketing Opportunity Route 66 Renaissance Transforms Community Stephen LeSueur of MyMarketing...
Partners Promoting Kingman

Partners Promoting Kingman

With the recent launch of the UK Route 66 Association, Promote Kingman now has a network of promotional partners in Japan, Australia, Brazil, and seven European countries. This is in addition to the network of local partners that includes the Route 66 Association of...
Let The Good Times !

Let The Good Times !

Showcasing Kingman’s colorful and rich history, as well as some of our partners and the business owners that are restoring a sense of vibrancy as well as excitement in the historic heart of town, is behind the latest project developed with Jim Hinckley. The...
Promoting Kingman

Promoting Kingman

By Jim Hinckley – This past weekend I attended a Route 66 anniversary celebration at the highways original western terminus at 7th Street and Broadway Avenue in the historic theater district of Los Angeles. At the Palace Theater built in 1910, I spoke about...
Jim Hinckley’s Notes From The Road

Jim Hinckley’s Notes From The Road

Good intentions, that is what I had when leaving Kingman last Sunday. My plan was to provide regular updates from the road at the end of each day as there were so many exciting things to share. I have numerous excuses for the irregularity of posts but excuses do not...
New Construction

New Construction

5 new hotels will begin construction in Kingman next year at a cost of more than $30 million. Lots of construction jobs on the way! Two of these are Marriott brands being opened by AMI. www.ami-pcm.com/development/
Neon nights in Kingman

Neon nights in Kingman

In January of 2016, the Route 66 Association of Kingman, in partnership with Legacy Signs, launched an ambitious plan for transforming the historic business district into a neon lit wonderland with the acquisition, restoration, and installation of historic signage....