Area hotel receipts remain strong
McCullin’s report was one of the highlights of the brief meeting.
CVB Executive Director Kyle Edmiston spoke about the positive impact the recent annual Peach Festival had on Lincoln Parish — $4.6 million in economic impact and a rise in attendance from outside of Lincoln Parish.
“We did have a problem that we need to address — a lack of space,” Edmiston said. “We had to turn away some vendors. It’s a great problem to have, but we need to find solutions for space issues.”
Edmiston said Lincoln Parish also benefited from the recent AAU Girls Basketball
Tournament held in Monroe.