VicAM Speaker Series - John Vickers & Festival Tourism FeaturedWritten by Jeffrey Hayes
Festival Tourism by John Vickers
Building fun events to promote tourism & community
This is the first of our 2016 Speaker Series breakfast events. John Vickers will disuss how fun events build community, bringing both local residents and tourists together to experience Victoria at it's finest.
Ticket price includes seating and a breakfast of scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, toast, home-fried potatoes, juice, coffee and tea.
You must reserve in advance for this event. Space is limited. Ticket prices are $15 for members and $20 for non-members. Purchase now at EventBrite
John Vickers is known as Victoria's Mr. Festival. He produces the Victoria International Kite Festival in May, the Victoria International Buskers Festival in July and the Victoria International Chalk Festival in September. He is also the pumpkin artist behind Oak Bay's 'Pumpkin Art on the Ave' each September.
John has been an avid booster for both community and tourism through the formation of fun, free, family oriented festivals. Join us to hear John discuss how festivals play an important role in our community.
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