February 28th, 2009
Lisa Lamoreaux, “Spacious Oasis,” Mixed Media, 18″ x 24″, 2008
The Park City Summit County Arts Council has released new figures showcasing the impact that our local arts and culture scene has on our city. In addition to their programs promoting public art, student art, marketing for the arts, and other outreach programs, the PCSCAC estimates that our combined arts events and services:
- Bring more than $73 million in revenue to Utah
- Attract more than 400,000 overnight visitors to Utah
- Serve more than 20,000 Summit County residents, including our K-12 students
- Directly employ more than 200 Summit County residents.
Talk about economic stimulation! Proving once again the incredibly impact that the Arts has on our local tourism, citizens, and economy. Visit the Park City Summit County Arts Council site for more information on local events and our rich cultural scene.