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
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
festival on a number of subjects ie. social media, radio, online press
releases, online surveys, and tourism & community links.