2013 RED CARPET COUNTRY ANNUAL TOURISM CONFERENCE COMING TO ENID ON FEB. 26

Oklahoma Lieutenant Governor Todd Lamb is scheduled to be one of the featured speakers at the 2013 Red Carpet Country Annual Tourism Conference on Tuesday, February 26 at Enid’s newly-renovated Convention Hall.

The Oklahoma Tourism and Recreation Department (OTRD) has divided the state into six regions, and Red Carpet Country serves the communities of northwest and north-central Oklahoma, including the cities of Enid, Woodward, Ponca City and Perry.

The theme for the 2013 conference is “Cashing In on your Historic Heritage,” and Lt. Gov. Lamb – an Enid native – will speak at 1:45 pm.

The entire program agenda is as follows:

8:30 am – Continental Breakfast
9 am – Making the Most of TravelOK.com – Jennifer Kalkman, OTRD
10 am – Here’s the Money: Successful Fundraising and Grant Writing, Sandie Olson, Air & Rail Museum, Waynoka
11 am – Bring on the Group Tours – Carol Jordan, Territorial Tours, Ltd.
Noon – Lunch
12:30 pm – Agritourism – Cultivating Tourists
   Lori Coats, Western Division Coordinator, Oklahoma Agritourism
   Kenton Baird, Nightmare in the Country, Woodward
1:45 pm – Lieutenant Governor Todd Lamb
2:15 pm – Idea Sharing Session – Tina Gilliland, facilitator
3 pm – Live auction
3:30 pm – Program Ends

Click here for the registration form. Tickets are $30 each and must be purchased before February 19, 2013. Tickets are available at the Enid Welcome Center, 123 W Maine, or by contacting the Red Carpet Country office at 800-447-2698.