It is the intent of the Muskingum County Convention Facilities Authority Board of Directors that the primary purpose of the Welcome Center is: “to support and encourage economic growth of the community by attracting and serving tourists, for-profit organizations, not-for-profit organizations, and private groups.” Fees for the use of the exhibit halls, theatre and other meeting rooms shall be based on fair market value.
In the use of the Welcome Center meeting facilities, priority will be given to activities that highlight community assets, promote the community, serve tourist and convention groups and otherwise fulfill the purpose of the facility as stated above. The exhibition and meeting facilities of the Welcome Center will be used as follows: To showcase community, industry and special attractions through exhibits; to support conference / convention / meeting activities with possibilities for exhibits, breakout sessions, general sessions and receptions; to enhance activities during community festivals and events; to accommodate community/private social events at the discretion of management. Adopted January 29, 1996. Revised September 21, 2009.