International Journal of Event and Festival Management


Tourism and Hospitality

Table Of Contents: Volume 1 Issue 1

Social impacts of events and the role of anti‐social behaviour

Margaret Deery, Leo Jago

The research focusing on the social impacts of events on communities has reached a level of critical mass and this paper aims to synthesise the literature, including the…

Festival management studies

Donald Getz, Tommy Andersson, J. Carlsen

The purpose of this paper is to develop both a systematic framework and priorities for comparative and cross‐cultural festival management studies, based on literature…

Sports events and tourism: the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix

Joan C. Henderson, Ken Foo, Hermes Lim, Serene Yip

The purpose of this paper is to examine the significance of the inaugural Singapore Formula One Grand Prix within a tourism context. Impacts of the event and attitudes…

Meaning not measurement

Immy Holloway, Lorraine Brown, Richard Shipway

Events research is witnessing a gradual increase in experience‐related studies, reflecting a challenge to the dominance of positivist, quantitative‐based studies. This…

An examination of festival attendees' behavior using SEM

Young Hoon Kim, Mincheol Kim, Tanya Ruetzler, Jim Taylor

The purpose of this paper is to examine and clarify the relationships between perceived value, satisfaction, and behavioral intention in a small festival setting and…



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