November 14, 2017 BGALA Meeting Minutes

Attractions Report:

National Corvette Museum:

  • Indoor yard sale Friday, November 17 from 4-6pm and Saturday, November 18 from 8am-3pm

Convention and Visitors Bureau:

  • Board Meeting:
    • Good Guys car show will not return.
    • 2 potential events to replace (possibly)
  • PR: Food bloggers have been here and blogging. We are pushing culinary tourism in 2018
  • 4 championships coming in 2019
  • If anyone is interested in helping with softball in July, let Amy know
  • Wheel chair basketball events- we are bidding on the championship

Historic Rail Park:

  • Polar Express registration is done!

Convention Center:

  • November 18- Girls Day Out
  • December 15- City of Bowling Green Service Awards Ceremony
  • January 5 thru 7- The Armory Knives Show
  • January 13- The Medical Center Health and Wellness Expo
  • January 26 thru 28- Bella Moxi Dance convention

Lost River Cave:

  • December 9-10 Snow Flurry Scurry

Old Business:

  • Checkered flag chase had 84 runners attend!
  • The Foundry-
    • 67 kids ($25 a box)
    • 6 teachers (no less than $25 a box)

New Business:

  • 2018 Officers-
    • Morgan Staley from Staybridge for the board member at large
    • Drue Eberhart from Holiday Inn Express for President Elect
  • December meeting will be at the Corvette Museum- Mark your calendars 12-12-17!
  • Rich Patterson Outstanding Service Award: Joy Jolly

Speaker: Eric Ward from Mid-South Conference

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