Crealy to host new tourism industry event

PUBLISHED: 15:16 19 March 2012

Free tourism and hospitality event for Devon providers at Crealy this weekend

A NEW free event for Devon’s tourism and hospitality sector, will be hosted at Crealy Great Adventure Park, tomorrow, Saturday, and Sunday March 24/25.

Staff and family of tourism industry providers, including holiday parks, hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and local Tourist Information Centres, have been invited to the award-winning park for the first ever South West Tourism Weekend.

Some 1,000 people are expected to the event, run in partnership with Stay in Devon independent tourism website.

Other Devon-based tourism organisations, including Heart of Devon and Devon Hotelier’s Association, have welcomed it.

People will be entertained in Crealy’s show dome, have refreshments and enjoy a special show by Crealy’s entertainment team, featuring Buddy Bear, its popular children’s character.

Guests can network and meet Crealy board members as well as experience rides and attractions.

Joanna Soley, Crealy’s business development manager, said: “This event really is about boosting tourism in the South West.”

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