Tourism Advisory Board – August 18, 2021

    The Tourism Advisory Board will meet  Tuesday, August 18 2021, at 10:00 AM in the Council Chamber, City Hall, 711 Pennington Ave., Havre de Grace, Maryland 21078

    TAB Meeting
    August 18, 2021
    I. Call to order
    II. Roll call
    III. Approval of minutes from last meeting
    Chairperson’s Report

    Membership update. Possible addition of permanent member representing the HDG Alliance.

    Visitor Map Discussion

    Waterfront Festival Preview (Bambi Johnson)

    V. HdG Tourism Office Report

    Pride Festival October 9 (2-6)


    Art Show

    Halloween Costume Contest
    VI. Sector Reports
    a) Restaurants- Stephanie
    b) Retail-
    c) Museums- Carol Allen
    d) Public Art/ Arts Commission- Bill W
    Outdoor Rec- Jeff
    e) Tours Operator- Kathy K
    f) Chamber of Commerce-
    g) Lodging- Ron
    h) Visit Harford- Greg P sent report as he will not be at the meeting:
    Visit Harford did help sponsor the HdG Colored School Wine & Jazz Fest. Great crowd. People from all across the mid-Atlantic.
    Visit Harford is a sponsor for the Waterfront Festival.
    Visit Harford arranged for filming of a new pilot for Maryland Public Television titled Destination Maryland. Filming was done at The Vineyard Wine Bar, JoRetro and Washington Street Books. I know for sure the Vineyard was covered. The pilot will air on September 21.
    Morning of August 18th – so right before this meeting – both WJZ and WBFF TV will have aired spots highlighting the snowball trail in Harford County.

    VII. Tourism Ideas, New Business.
    VIII. Next Meeting September 15th 10 AM City Hall
    IX. Adjournment