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Grants to Washington Organizations to Increase Local Tourism

Lodging Tax Grant (Tourism Promotion)


Agency
Local

GrantWatch ID#
148975

Funding Source
City of Liberty Lake
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Geographic Focus
USA: Washington: City of Liberty Lake

Important Dates
Deadline: 11/08/23 5:00 PM Save

Grant Description
Grants to Washington organizations to increase local tourism in eligible locations. Funding is intended to promote and market tourism-related activities and facilities, and to increase hotel occupancy and overnight stays. The goal of the program is to encourage tourism in Liberty Lake.

This funding may be available to applicants if funding requests will be used for tourism marketing and promotion activities or operation of tourism-related facilities and/or events:

  • Tourism: Economic activity resulting from tourists, which may include sales of overnight lodging, meals, tours, gifts, or souvenirs.
  • Tourism promotion: Activities and expenditures designed to increase tourism, including but not limited to operations, advertising, publicizing, or otherwise distributing information for the purpose of attracting and welcoming tourists; developing strategies to expand tourism; operating tourism promotion agencies; and funding marketing of special events and festivals designed to attract tourists.
  • Tourism-related facility: Real or tangible personal property with a usable life of three or more years, or constructed with volunteer labor, and used to support tourism, performing arts, or to accommodate tourist activities. 

The 2024 funding program is open to organizations with the demonstrated ability to achieve tourism goals as outlined below:

  • Increase hotel occupancy in Liberty Lake by creating overnight stays.
  • Increase overnight stays during the off season.
  • Provide visitor attractions and/or promotes the area’s existing attractions.
  • Attracts more businesses to Liberty Lake and thereby generates additional business for hotels and motels.


Recipient

Additional Eligibility Criteria
The 2024 funding program is open to organizations with the demonstrated ability to achieve tourism goals.

Pre-Application Information
Applications are due by 5:00 P.M. on November 8, 2023.

Funding of the program and specific awards are dependent on recommendations made by the City Lodging Tax Advisory Committee with final decisions made by the City Council. Funds will be awarded on a competitive basis, and applicants will be notified following City Council decision.

Funds are supplied on a reimbursement basis.

Term of Contract
Projects and events must take place and be completed between January 1 and December 31, 2024.

Contact Information
Submit applications to:
City of Liberty Lake
Attention: Lodging Tax
22710 E. Country Vista Drive
Liberty Lake, WA 99019

For more information, contact Kyle Dixon at (509) 755-6702 or kdixon@libertylakewa.gov

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