Author: admin@liveeventscoalition.org

PHOTO CREDIT: GIBSON HURST PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — On Friday, $600 in weekly federal unemployment benefits ends for many Americans. In Philadelphia, those who used to work live events rallied for more financial support. The show has not gone on for concerts, festivals and other live events in...

PHOTO CREDIT: JESSICA GRIFFIN / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER / THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER Masked, standing six feet apart, and rolling their road cases in protest around City Hall, about 60 workers from the live events industry rallied Friday as part of a national effort to influence how COVID-19-relief...

Event professionals can support the Live Events Coalition, which is lobbying on behalf of the industry.   The COVID crisis decimating live events has prompted the industry to do something it rarely has before: lobby its elected representatives. The notoriously fragmented event industry—which relies on a spectrum of...