Kelly Schilling-Tourism Director
Don’t miss your opportunity to receive event funding! The Discretionary – Advertising Funding Application deadline is approaching soon. Completed applications are due to the Tourism Board by May 1, 2017.
The Tourism department offers grants for various events throughout the year. Previous recipients include Historic Jefferson Foundation for the Candlelight Tour of Homes, Jefferson Regional Quilt Alliance for Quilts on the Bayou, Chamber of Commerce for Taste of Jefferson, Krewe of Hebe for Mardi Gras, Jessie Allen Wise Garden Club for Pilgrimage, Jeffersonian Institute for Battle for Jefferson, Big Cypress Corvette Show for The Corvette Show, Phoenix Foundation for Burn Rally, Diamond Don Event Center for Norton Owners Association Bike Rallye, and Opera House Theatre Players & East Texas Performing Arts for annual play advertising.
A Discretionary – Advertising Funding Application may be submitted for any event that fits within the guidelines of the Eligibility and Priority for Hotel Tax Funds according to the Jefferson Texas Tourism Department’s Funding Application.
You can download the application online by visiting www. jeffersontexas.us. Under the Documents and Forms tab, click on Grant Application under…
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