Tourism Promotion Program
The Redmond's Tourism Promotion Program's focus is to attract visitors to Redmond through the Experience Redmond marketing campaign and Experience Redmond Website.
Redmond's tourism program awards tourism grants for special events, sports tournaments, and festivals—publicly and privately sponsored.
The current year's grant recipients in sequential order by 2018 date are:
  • SecondStory Repertory Live Theater – Jan-Aug
  • Redmond Arts Festival (VALA): July 13-15    
  • Nike Crossfire Challenge: July 13-19; July 19-23       
  • Marymoor Grand Prix: July 20-21 
  • Crossfire Select Cup Soccer Tournament: July 27-29
  • Ananda Mela Festival: July 28-29
  • Redmond Fashion Week: August 5
  • Redmond Running Festival: August 10-11
  • Pacific NW Chalk Festival: August 17-19
  • Flag Football Frenzy: August 25-26
  • Labor Day Half Marathon: September 3

Program Funding

Funding for this program is made possible through revenues Redmond collects from a one percent (1%) lodging tax on the rental of hotel rooms in Redmond.