April Events Organized by Sports Council, CVB Projected to Have $3 Million Impact
Sporting events, meetings and reunions organized by the Augusta Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) and Augusta Sports Council (ASC) are projected to have a local economic impact of more than $3 million next month, according to a statement from the organizations.
The National Collegiate Disc Golf Championship, 3M Augusta Invitational golf tournament and multiple basketball tournaments put on by sports marketing and management agency Lineage of Champions are among the events on the docket for April.
The CVB and ASC have worked with each of the managing organizations as they prepare for events in Augusta in the coming weeks.
Estimated economic impact (EEI) is calculated based on research commissioned by the Georgia Department of Economic Development and Destinations International, in conjunction with the U.S. Travel Association and Tourism Economics, which created the economic impact analysis that is used in many American markets.
Here is a list of events lined up for April:
2018 3M Augusta Invitational (March 29-April 1)
Lineage of Champions’ 2018 Icebreaker Invitational (March 30-April 1)
2018 National Collegiate Disc Golf Championship (April 11-April 14)
Atlanta Regional Commission Annual Board Working Session (April 18-April 19)
Sacred Heart Garden Festival (April 20-22)
Lineage of Champions’ Southern Exposure Showcase (April 20-22)
Primary Care and Family Practice Symposium (April 21-26)
Parking Association of Georgia Annual Conference (April 25-27)