SUMMERSIDE - The Greater Summerside Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their first luncheon of 2014 on Jan. 15 at noon at the Silver Fox Curling and Yacht Club.
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Tourism Minister Robert Henderson speaks to the Kensington Chamber of Commcerce on Friday. COLIN MACLEAN/JOURNAL PIONEER
The event will feature guest speaker Tourism Minister Robert Henderson.
Henderson will give an overview of the plans for 2014 including the recently unveiled 2014 tourism strategy.
With more than 150 events are planned for the P.E.I. 2014 150th anniversary (sesquicentennial) of the 1864 Charlottetown Conference, it promises to be a big year on the Island for tourism. Chamber representatives believe there will be opportunities for businesses to capitalize on the excitement locally and the extra visitors this year‚Äôs events will attract.
The event is being sponsored by West Isle Enterprises.