“Prior to COVID-19, the live events industry was the second largest industry in the U.S. economy and the fastest-growing, with projected yearly increases above 5 percent GDP. Live events have fueled more than industry growth. Local communities and workers, including restaurants, bars, and other services, rely on these events for their own businesses. The ripple effect of this loss of industry extends throughout local communities and neighborhoods, gravely affecting your own districts and states.”

Read more about the efforts that the Save Live Events Now Coalition is making to advocate for our industry.