International Journal of Event and Festival Management: Volume 2 Issue 3


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Motivation to volunteer: a case study of the Edinburgh International Magic Festival

Paul Barron, Ivana Rihova

Using the inaugural Edinburgh International Magic Festival (EIMF) as a case study, the purpose of this paper is to focus on the motivational factors prevalent in a group of young…


Images of rural destinations hosting small‐scale sport events

Kirstin Hallmann, Christoph Breuer

The purpose of this paper is to analyse quantitative and qualitative image aspects of destinations hosting a small‐scale sport event, as perceived by spectators and participants.


Events and climate change: an Australian perspective

Judith Mair

The purpose of this paper is to consider some of the issues of vulnerability and risk, mitigation, adaptation and the adaptive capacity of events. Given the significance of events…


Reconceptualizing and repositioning festival exhibitors within tourism research

Michelle Mosely, Rasul Mowatt

Researchers studying festivals have overlooked exhibitors as a population within tourism research. Instead, researchers focus primarily on examining festival visitors' economic…

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