A state grant will help the city draw more tourists. Efforts already underway are resulting in thousands of visits.
By April Wright, Reporter
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 6:00 am (Updated: August 20, 6:00 am)
Out of 45 marketing projects that received state funding last week, the City of Galax received the fourth-largest tourism grant.
The city’s award of $43,893 is right behind three recipients that were awarded $50,000 each — Virginia Arts Festival, Barter Theatre and the Roanoke Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau.
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