Learn About Future Grant Opportunities
And How to Make Your Event Safe and Secure
Courthouse Square, 1102 A Street, Tacoma
11:00 – 11:45 a.m.
Funding Opportunities Available for Festival and Event Organizers
Learn about future grants that will be available for festival and event organizers in the State of Washington. We will cover funding opportunities from the Washington State Arts Commission, and other funding sources for events of all sizes.
Bruce Skinner, Executive Director, Washington Festivals and Events Association
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Event Safety and Security: Planning for and Managing the Unexpected at Your Event
This session will examine and guide the event organizer on the best practices and contingencies encountered to provide for an expected level of safety and security at an event. It will also cover Active Shooter Preparedness and crowd management training.
Frank Sebastian, Emergency Management Group