2014 Festival and Event Economic Impact Announcement

Festivals & Events Ontario (FEO) released updated research-based information about its Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) Partnership Program confirming the importance of festivals and events to the Ontario economy in terms of this industry’s ability to contribute to regional GDP, create jobs and generate taxes at all levels of government.

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Arts & Culture Has Significant Impact on Ontario Tourism

Posted by Alex Hogan | January 23, 2013 | arts and culture, economic impact, Ontario Arts Council
The economic impact of arts and culture tourism in Ontario is considerable according to a new analysis released today by the Ontario Arts Council.  

The report includes information on the number, characteristics and impact of Ontario’s arts and culture tourists including, volume, country of origin, activities, trip characteristics, tourist spending, economic impact, market share, motivations, and demographic characteristics.

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