Tourism Survey

As part of the Experience Cobourg (Tourism marketing) initiative, summer students were hired and were called “Experience Ambassadors”. Those stationed in the Victoria Hall Lobby (photo below) and in the kiosk at the beach took surveys of visitors and, at the last Council meeting, Councillor Suzanne Séguin provided the survey results for the period June 11 to August 5. It’s surprising that the biggest number of visitors to the kiosks occurred for the weekend of the Sandcastle competition – the Waterfront Festival had about half their number. Maybe fewer visitors to the Waterfront Festival visited the Tourism booths? Some of the data indicated how long people stayed and how much they spent. Also included was data on how they got… Read complete articleTourism Survey