Memphis in May gets a good deal, compared to other festivals

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 08, 2023 11:56 AM CT | Published: March 06, 2023 4:00 AM CT

Records show the local festival pays far less than other city festivals to stage events in a taxpayer-owned park, and CEO Jim Holt says that revenue sharing with the city would be “difficult” for the nonprofit.


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Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman

Samuel Hardiman is an enterprise and investigative reporter who focuses on local government and politics. A native Rhode Islander who lives in Midtown, he enjoys tennis, golf and reading.


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