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Artist Festivals are Good Fun and Good for the Community

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Artist Festivals are Good Fun and Good for the Community

  I think we can all agree, art festivals are quaint and welcoming. The one I attended this year is called Chenango Colorscape Arts Festival. The festival is free to attend and draws 10-15,000 to the heart of downtown Norwich, New York. Arts are the fourth largest driver of tourism and influence decisions made when planning travel that include museums, theaters, festivals, and community projects, according to Americans for the Arts. Total dollars spent by a nonprofit arts and cultural organization and its audiences for an event such as this one can turn $1 dollar invested into a little over...

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