The impact of the 2016 festival is pretty staggering. Here are some FACTS, not fake-news. But FACTS:
- It attracted 400,000 visitors over 7 nights
- It’s estimated that Light City visitors spent more than 1.8 MILLION dollars at local restaurants and businesses, when they came to visit. Moreover, visitors spent an additional 4.4 MILLION dollars at local hotels! Visitors generated approximately 33.8 MILLION dollars in direct and indirect spending for the city. Momma like $$$$
- It supported over 818 full time jobs too!
So you get the point, Light City is great for the city itself.
It’s going to take place