Impacts of community events and festivals on rural places

Authors: Humaira Irshad



Events and festivals tourism is one of the fastest growing forms of tourism. They are becoming increasingly popular in rural areas as a means to revitalize local economies. Festivals and special events play important roles in destination development, image makers, animators of static attractions, and catalysts for other developments.

Published by: Government of Alberta: Agriculture & Rural Development

Publication Date: 2011

Country: Canada

Language: English

Type: Reports/Papers