Visitors attending meetings, reunions, events or sports games in the metro Augusta area will generate at least $2,674,576 in direct visitor spending over the next month.
The Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau announced the following meetings, reunions and events arriving in Augusta this month. As the official destination marketing organization for Augusta, the bureau has helped to bring these groups to Augusta and/or is providing services for these groups while they are in the area.
The groups listed below represent a portion of the meetings/reunions/events meeting in Augusta.
|Meeting||Dates in Augusta||Attendance||Expenditure|
|Council of Juvenile Court Judges Annual Meeting||09/07/08-09/10/08||300||$530,670|
|CSRA College Night||09/11/08||5,000||$151,620|
|Georgia EMC Board Meeting||09/13/08-09/15/08||125||$126,350|
|Georgia Board of Regents 2008 Summit||09/16/08-09/19/08||800||$454,860|
|Family Life Marriage Conference||09/19/08-09/21/08||150||$75,810|
|Cattyshack Cats Championship & Household Pet Cat Show||09/20/08-09/21/08||175||$37,905|
|Georgia Cup Cycling 2008 Georgia Cup||09/20/08-09/21/08||400||$93,499|
|Georgia Department of Technical and Adult Education Lighthouse Conference||09/22/08-09/25/08||160||$204,687|
|Retired Military Police Officers 32nd Annual Reunion||09/23/08-09/28/08||300||$189,525|
|Fraternal Order of Eagles Southeastern Conference||09/25/08-09/27/08||250||$189,525|
|Georgia Association of Housing and Redevelopment Authority Annual Conference||09/27/08-10/01/08||500||$429,590|
|Martin/Leverett Family Reunion||09/29/08-10/05/08||500||$59,131|