London City Tourism Commission approves funds for events

Published on : Thursday, February 23, 2017

London City TourismOn Monday, two local summer events received financial boost from the London City Tourism Commission. The Laurel County Homecoming and World Chicken Festival were both approved funding by the four tourism board members.

 

The Laurel County Homecoming will receive $5,000 for their August event which will celebrate its 82nd year, which is one of the oldest festivals of its kind in the state. The city tourism commission approved funding of $50,000 to the 28th World Chicken Festival for them to provide a better quality of entertainment.

 
The consent to fund $50,000 again this year came unanimously from the four commissioners present – Dezarn, Handy, Berry and Holly Little. Board members Troy House and Judy Barnett were not present for Monday night’s meeting.

 

The next meeting of the London City Tourism & Convention Commission will be on Monday, March 20 at 5:30 p.m. Many other events also received boost from the city tourism commission.

Tags:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

arrow2Follow TTW
 
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  stumbleupon-logo   rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo

ADVERTISEMENT

  • 02 WTM London 2018
  • 09 ttfotm 2018
  • 12 plannersxtraordinaire 2018
  • 13 aite 2018
  • 13 TTWarsaw 2018
  • 14 hmisummit 2018
  • 14 SATTE 2019
  • 16 EMITT 2019
  • 18 hospitalityqatar 18
  • 20 CITE_TTW 2018
  • 30 PATA

TRAVEL INDUSTRY EVENTS

Get our toolbar!
Review www.travelandtourworld.com on alexa.com