What are the Top 5 July events in Hamilton County?

What are the Top 5 July events in Hamilton County?

June 25th, 2013 in Business Around the Region

McKee Foods in Collegedale

McKee Foods in Collegedale

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Events are projected to attract 12,173 visitors and generate nearly $6.9 million in spending in Hamilton County in July. The biggest events are:

1 ASA National Softball Tournament: July 27-Aug. 3, expected attendance of 3,120 with an economic impact of $2.8 million.

2 National Softball Association Girls Fast Pitch A World Series: July 22-27, expected attendance of 3,750 with an economic impact of $1.95 million.

3 Lionel Collectors Club of America annual convention: July 22-27, expected attendance of 550 with an economic impact of $496,980.

4 McKee Foods Corp., sales and marketing meeting: July 4-11, expected attendance of 700 with an economic impact of $433,440.

5 National Softball Association, Tennessee World Series 6u-8u A/B/Rec: July 4-7 with an expected attendance of 900 and an economic impact of $270,000.

Source: Chattanooga Area Convention and Visitors Bureau