Bluefield, Community Guide 2018 - Page 11

Special Projects Mission: To develop programs that strengthen area tourism, historical measures, provide quality activities and events for community residents and visitors. Objectives: • Explore new attractions relted to sports, tourism, and recretional events • Work with surrounding authorities on the promotions of area facilities and attractions Programs: • Cole Chevy Mountain Festival • Lemonade Night with the Blue Jays • Nature’s Air-Conditioned City Free Lemonade Giveaway • Four Seasons Women’s Conference Initiatives: • Promote the use of the area recreational parks and facilities • Lemonade Festival Partnership Tourism: • Nature’s Air-Conditioned City • • • • • brochure, promotion, and campaign Calendar of events Support area bowling, golf, and soccer tournaments, along with the Bluefield Horse Show and Crying Wolf Challenge Lemonade Days and events Support Boy and Girl Scounts of America Support ATV festival development Liaisons: • Historic Bramwell • Historic Crab Orchard Museum and Pioneer Park • Mercer County CVB • Tazewell County Tourism • Visit Southern West Virginia • Hatfield-McCoy Trails • Back of the Dragon Greater Bluefield Chamber of Commerce | 9