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‘SML Gives’ online donation event kicks off on March 16

SMITH MOUNTAIN LAKE, Va. (WDBJ) — The new “SML Good Neighbors” donation campaign is called “SML Gives.” This is a new online giving event offering nonprofit organizations the opportunity to raise funds, gain exposure, and build relationships. “SML Gives” is a 24-hour virtual giving campaign that supports 13 different nonprofit organizations in Franklin and Bedford […]

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Pandemic-fueled Sault Oktoberfest drought is behind us: organizer

Breadcrumb Links News Local News But Stephen Alexander ready to pivot if COVID protections return Sault Ste. Marie Festival of Beer organizer Stephen Alexander showcases craft beer brands that could make it to this year’s event, titled A New Hop. JEFFREY OUGLER/POSTMEDIA NETWORK Content of the article As the tide appears to be turning on […]

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St. Baldrick’s Foundation event to raise money to find the best treatments for children with cancer – Oswego County Today

The Oz Brygade cast members pose after their shave. Photo provided by Daniel Witmer. OSWEGO – The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a voluntary organization dedicated to raising funds for childhood cancer research, will host its 16th annual St. Baldrick’s Day in Oswego County at the Best Western Plus Oswego Hotel and Conference Center on Sunday, April […]

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Portsmouth Business Exchange hosts its first networking event of the year

Portsmouth Business Exchange held its first face-to-face networking event since the start of the pandemic at the Village Hotel, providing attendees with guest speaker talks and the chance to briefly showcase their businesses and grow their networks over lunch buffet. The non-profit organization and networking group has been around for over 15 years and was […]

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An event raises awareness about cancer | News, Sports, Jobs

FAIRMONT– People struggling with an illness or condition need the support of family, friends and the community. Coaches Vs. Cancer aims to provide support to members of the community who are battling cancer. The event will take place during the Fairmont boys’ basketball game against Blue Earth Area on Friday, February 4. This will be […]

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When the Pigs Fly BBQ event comes to Cape Girardeau

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) – Teams from across the region and beyond traveled to the Smokin Brothers When Pigs Fly BBQ Bash event in Cape Girardeau this weekend. Dozens of teams competed for the best steaks and pork chops as first responders battled each other for the best barbecue in the Heroes Cup. “It’s phenomenal […]

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Get ready for a fun photo event: Whit & Whimsey

BRUNSWICK, Ohio — Time flies. It’s hard to believe, but Valentine’s Day is fast approaching. If one of the loves of your life is a feline, you’ll definitely want to bring your cat to Kitten Krazy’s Valentine Photoshoot fundraiser. If your cats are like mine, however, there’s no way in the world they’re sitting still […]

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Awesome Games Done Quick 2022 speedrunning event raises $3.4 million for cancer charities

The Awesome Games Done Quick speedrun charity event has ended for 2022, raising over US$3.4 million for the Prevent Cancer Foundation. The event, now in its twelfth year, sees speedrunners from around the world showcasing their skills. The latest iteration, as it has been since 2020, was held online due to the global pandemic. However, […]

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Update on Tourism Development in Hernando County: Event Marketing Grants, Mermaid Trail Expansion and More

Tammy Heon, Director of Tourism Development for Hernando County, gave a presentation on grants, local tourism industry statistics and Mermaids Trail expansion at the December 14 meeting for the Council of Commissioners County. She began by presenting eight scholarships which she presented to the committee for approval. These grants are marketing grants from the Tourism […]

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The ‘Cherry T Ball Drop’ event will take place in New York

If you can’t make it to Times Square for New Years Eve, Traverse City has one. On Friday, the Traverse City Festival Foundation is gearing up for its annual “Cherry T Ball Drop” event. After hosting a virtual celebration last year, due to the pandemic, this year’s event will take place in person, at the […]

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“We don’t have to ask him”: organizer of the Veterans Day event on Bruce Springsteen’s annual attendance

NEW YORK (AP) – Long before Bruce Springsteen took the stage at the annual Stand Up for Heroes Benefit Party in New York City, Bob and Lee Woodruff joked about how they make the Boss perform so frequently. “Sometimes I’ve done things I’m not proud of,” Lee Woodruff joked. “Wait a minute, what is this?” […]

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Event Marketing Awards 2022 open for nominations | Marketing

Countryside is delighted to open nominations for the 2022 Event Marketing Awards, which honor leading event and marketing professionals whose contributions have supported the industry and helped propel it forward during an unprecedented time. Now in its sixth year, the Event Marketing Awards recognize companies that have applied best practices to the creation, planning, production […]

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Local governments in central Japan organizing rap music events for lax COVID measures

Local government leaders in central Japan on Monday condemned the organizer of a hip-hop music event held the day before in Aichi Prefecture for its lax measures against COVID-19 despite pledging to follow anti-corruption guidelines. -infectious established by the live concert industry. According to the Aichi prefectural government, around 8,000 tickets had been sold for […]

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Aichi hip-hop event organizer slammed for lax coronavirus measures

Nagoya – Local government leaders in central Japan on Monday condemned the organizer of a hip-hop music event held the day before in Aichi Prefecture for his lax measures against COVID-19 despite pledging to follow anti-guidelines. -infection fixed by the live concert industry. According to the Aichi Prefecture government, around 8,000 tickets were sold for […]

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Ann Arbor Art Fair intends to return for 2021 event, organizer says

ANN ARBOR, MI – Organizers of the Ann Arbor Art Fair now plan to host the event this year after previously announcing it wouldn’t be possible. The State Street District announced on its website Tuesday that the State Street Art Fair – one of three fairs that make up the Ann Arbor Art Fair – […]

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Event organizer concerned about new Westerner Park parking fee model – Red Deer Advocate

Westerner Park is getting rid of parking fees – but an event organizer fears it will come at the cost of some of his group’s future revenue. Harold Drok organizes the annual Red Deer Gun Show to benefit the Red Deer Fish and Game Association. This year’s show was canceled due to the pandemic, but […]

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Pandemic hits event marketing revenue

Mr Sermkhun expects event marketing activity to recover to 80% of 2019 levels next year. The event marketing business in Thailand is expected to lose 5.6 billion baht in revenue in 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Sermkhun Kunawong, managing director of CMO Plc, a creative event management company, said the event marketing industry had […]

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Event Marketing Awards 2021 Unveils New Categories for Live and Virtual Events | Marketing

2020 is unlike any other year as the new normal of lockdowns and social distancing has forced businesses to take an instant leap in creating innovative and interactive hybrid or virtual events. In response to this growing trend of shifting to virtual events, the Event Marketing Awards has decided to open up their live and […]

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Event Marketing Awards 2021 Opens Applications | Marketing

Campaign is delighted to open nominations for the 2021 Event Marketing Awards, honoring leading event and marketing professionals whose contributions have supported the industry and helped propel it forward through unprecedented times. Now in its fifth year, the Event Marketing Awards recognize companies that have applied best practices to creating, planning, producing and managing successful […]

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Event Organizer Emerald City Comic Con Offers Ticket Refunds, Still Plans To Hold Event In Seattle

(ECCC picture) Update, Friday, March 6: Emerald City Comic Con finally postpones event, bowing to backlash amid coronavirus outbreak Emerald City Comic Con organizer Reedpop has relaxed its usual no-refund policy for attendees wishing to cancel their tickets, but will continue to hold this year’s event in Seattle despite ongoing concerns over the COVID virus. […]

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13 ways to boost your event marketing efforts with video

Live, in-person events and conferences can be a key marketing channel for achieving business goals and generating leads, especially for B2B organizations and technology companies. Events give you the opportunity to connect and build engaged communities, while potentially turning leads into customers. In just a few hours, hundreds if not thousands of people gather in […]