Auburn to Host Festivals Workshops

The Auburn University Technical Assistance Center is hosting community festivals workshops in January and February.

The workshops are scheduled for Jan. 25 at the Hotel at Auburn University and Feb. 29 at the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum in Birmingham, Ala.

The workshops will feature experts on planning and managing community events.

Session topics include strategies and tactics for attracting attendance and promoting events; getting no-cost event publicity; working with limited budgets and resources, adequate liability protection; securing support and volunteerism; and financial management strategies.

The cost for each workshop is $130. The fee covers the seminars, workshop materials and lunch.

To register, go to www.auburnworks.org or call 800-446-0386.

To find out more, contact Talitha Norris at 334-844-3885 or talitha@business.auburn.edu.