List of U.S. state slogans

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Here is a list of U.S. state slogans. Most states create slogans to help tourism. These slogans are sometimes put on state license plates.

There is also a list of U.S. state mottos and a list of U.S. state nicknames.

State Slogan
Alabama Share The Wonder; also (formerly on its license plate) Stars Fell On Alabama and Sweet Home Alabama; (always on its license plate with a heart shape, as required by state law since 1951) Heart of Dixie
Alaska Beyond Your Dreams, Within Your Reach; The Last Frontier; on its license plate
Arizona The Grand Canyon State; also on its license plate
Arkansas The Natural State
California Eureka! ; The Golden State (On its license plate)
Colorado The Centennial State; (formerly) Fresh Air and Fond Memories Served Daily
Connecticut Full of Surprises
Delaware The First State ( official state nickname ), Blue Hen state, Tax free state
District of Columbia The American Experience; Taxation without Representation; also on its license plate; (formerly) Celebrate & Discover
Florida Sunshine State ; Visit Florida; MyFlorida.com
Georgia Georgia on My Mind; also its state song
Hawaii The Islands of Aloha
Idaho Great Potatoes. Tasty Destinations.

(Formerly) Famous Potatoes; also on its license plate

Illinois Land of Lincoln
Iowa Life Changing; Fields of Opportunity
Indiana Honest-to-Goodness Indiana; (formerly) Restart your engines
Kansas Kansas, as big as you think, (formerly) Simply Wonderful
Kentucky Unbridled Spirit; also on its license plate; (formerly) It's That Friendly; (formerly) Where Education Pays
Louisiana Fall in love with Louisiana all over again [1]; Come as you are. Leave Different.; Sportsman's Paradise (on its license plate)
Maine It Must Be Maine; The Way Life Should Be

(formerly) Vacationland; also on its license plate

Maryland If you're looking for a merry land, go to Maryland!, (formerly) America in Miniature; (formerly) More Than You Can Imagine
Massachusetts Make It Yours; The Spirit of America (on its license plate)
Michigan Pure Michigan, (formerly) Great Lakes, Great Times; More To See; Water/Winter Wonderland; previously on its license plate
Minnesota Explore Minnesota; Land of 10,000 Lakes (on its license plate)
Mississippi Feels Like Coming Home; The South's Warmest Welcome "The Magnolia State"
Missouri Where the Rivers Run ; Show-Me State (On its license plate)
Montana Big Sky Country, The Treasure State
Nebraska Nebraska Nice "The Good Life"
Nevada Battle Born ; The Silver State ; A World Within. A State Apart.; Home Means Nevada (On its license plate)
New Hampshire Live Free or Die
New Jersey Liberty & Prosperity, also on its license plate; Garden State
New Mexico Land of Enchantment; also on its license plate; "New Mexico True"
New York I Love New York; also its state song, The Empire State (on highway welcome signs), State of opportunity
North Carolina A Better Place to Be; First in Flight (on its license plate), First in Freedom (also on its license plate)
North Dakota Legendary, Discover the Spirit (on its license plate)
Ohio So Much to Discover; Birthplace of Aviation (on its license plate); (formerly) The Heart of It All
Oklahoma Native America; also on its license plate
Oregon We Love Dreamers; Things Look Different Here (1987-2003); Pacific Wonderland (on its license plate 1959–1964)
Pennsylvania Pennsylvania. Pursue Your Happiness; (formerly) State of Independence, Memories Last a Lifetime, You've Got a Friend in Pennsylvania, America Starts Here
Rhode Island Ocean State
South Carolina "While I Breath, I Hope." Formally Smiling Faces. Beautiful Places. Also on one of its two base license plates.
South Dakota Great Faces. Great Places.
Tennessee '"The Volunteer State" 'The Stage Is Set For You; (formerly) Sounds Good to Me (formerly) Follow Me To Tennessee; also on its license plate
Texas Friendship, Don't Mess With Texas
Utah Life Elevated; (formerly) Greatest Snow on Earth, Beehive State ( state seal, highway signs ), and Utah! Where Ideas Connect (the former and the "Utah!" part of the latter were both on license plates)
Vermont The Green Mountain State (license plate), Freedom and Unity
Virginia Virginia is for Lovers; (formerly) Virginia is for history lovers
Washington SayWA!; (formerly) Experience Washington; The Evergreen State; also on its license plate as Evergreen State
West Virginia Wild and Wonderful; also on its license plate as Wild, Wonderful; (formerly) Almost Heaven
Wisconsin Stay Just a Little Bit Longer; America's Dairyland (on its license plate); You're Among Friends
Wyoming Forever West; (formerly) Like No Place on Earth