Museum wins tourism grant to help attract visitors for Shindig
$550,000 awarded across Montana
May 31, 2019
A pilot cycle of the Tourism Grant Program at the Department of Commerce will award nearly $550,000 to help forty-four communities across Montana boost attendance at events to grow visitor spending.
Grant recipients completed a competitive application cycle earlier this spring and will be reimbursed for event costs related to marketing, temporary infrastructure, facilities, hospitality and signage. The maximum award per event is $25,000.
“Local celebrations, festivals and events – big or small – are important for brining visitors into Montana communities,” said Commerce Director Tar...