festival + event training
Workshops + Training
As the author of two books on festival and event management*, our principal Lynn Fuhler works with and speaks to event organizers, associations whose industry members are involved with events – restaurants, parks and recreation departments, beverages including craft beer and wine - and convention and visitor bureaus.
Festivals and events are a great way to drive awareness of your community, sponsors and vendors, fill hotel rooms and positively impact the local economy. We’re here to help. Below is a list of often requested topics we can assist with or speak about.
First-time event organizers
Why Festivals and Events Are Such a Big Deal
What’s Involved in Starting a New Event
Avoid Common Event Problems and Pitfalls
How Mother Nature Impacts Events - “Weather” You Know It or Not
How to Solicit Sponsors and What to Do Once You Have Them
How to Use Social Media Before, During and After Your Event
How to Find Great Volunteers
Event organizers looking to draw visitors
Together, DMOs and Event Planners Can Help Boost Attendance
Why Visitors Seek Event Calendars Chock Full of Activities
Knowing Your Event’s Economic Impact Can Add Credibility
Are You Prepared to Handle Groups?
How to Stretch Your Ad Dollars by Getting Others to Promote Your Event for You
How to Grow Your Audience to Include Visitors from Outside Your Area
* "Secrets to Successful Events: How to Organize, Promote and Manage Exceptional Events and Festivals" and "Secrets to Successful Events Resource Guide: 42+ Easy-to-Use Forms and Tools to Save You Time and Money"