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Chapter 13 Temporal Event Tourism Strategies

DOI: 10.23912/9781911635840-5466

ISBN: 9781911635840

Published: June 2023

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Published in: Tourism: A temporal analysis

Parent DOI: 10.23912/9781911635840-4702



Event tourism is the practice of attracting tourists to a destination via a structured event programme or portfolio. The case for academic study of event tourism has been made by several authors (Bramwell & Rawding, 1994; Getz, 2008; Getz, 2016). Destinations may use event tourism for several reasons: to overcome seasonality, for broader socio-economic reasons or to achieve competitive advantage. This chapter will explore the different typologies, challenges and strategies associated with event tourism from a temporal dimension.

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Norman, M. (2023) "Chapter 13 Temporal Event Tourism Strategies" In: Goulding, P. (ed) . Oxford: Goodfellow Publishers http://dx.doi.org/10.23912/9781911635840-5466


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