Festival and Events Workshop - Nov. 30, 2010

On November 30, 2010, the Victoria County Recreation & Tourism Dept. hosted a Festival and Events Workshop at the Gaelic College, St. Ann's from 10:00 am. - 2:30 pm. Please find below the program and powerpoint presentations and handouts.

9:30 am.    Registration

9:50 am.   Welcoming Remarks - Bruce Morrison, Warden, Municipality of Victoria Co.

10:00 am.  pdf What Is New - Tom C. Wilson, Director of Recreation & Tourism, Municipality of Victoria County

10:30 am.  pdf Funding For Festivals & Events   Lou Leith, DCBA & Tom Wilson

11:00 am.  pdf Promoting Your Festival With Social Media - Amy MacKinnon, BSLCC
               Celtic Heart of North America & Deidre Fraser, North Highlands Community 

11:30 am.  pdf Promoting & Marketing Your Festival Online - Tom Wilson

12:00 pm.  Lunch

12:45 pm.  pdf Online Meetings - Donna MacDonald, VCCAPS, and Annette MacKenzie, VCCAPS 
1:15 pm.    pdf Festival Evaluation & Economic Impact - Tom Wilson

1:45 pm.    pdf Events Nova Scotia - Neal Alderson, Events Nova Scotia


pdf Media Links - A list of media on Cape Breton Island as plus important links for your
                  festival on a number of subjects ie. social media, radio, online press
                  releases, online surveys, and tourism & community links.