Phish’s Magnaball Raises Over $700,000 For Local Economy

first_imgNot only did Phish delight the droves of fans who showed up at Magnaball, but the band provided an awesome boost to the local economy of Watkins Glen, NY. Watkins Glen International reports that between state and local taxes, the three-day festival generated $720,000!Even Michael Printup, President of Watkins Glen International was impressed with the turnout, saying “Any time you have the opportunity to bring 30,000 people to a facility for an extended weekend; the surrounding area is going to see an increase in potential customers from that. We’re happy to hear an overwhelming majority of businesses saw this as a positive boost.”Top 20 Photos From Phish’s Magnaball Festival By Dave VannLocal business owner Kevin Murphy echoed those sentiments as well. He says, “Magnaball couldn’t have been better for us. We experienced an unexpected increase in business, in addition to the opportunity to meet and work with some professional and pleasant people. The weekend had a very positive economic impact and exposed our wonderful community to thousands of people.”Listen To A Playlist Of Mike Gordon’s Favorite Songs From Phish’s Summer TourHere’s to hoping Magnaball wasn’t the last time the Vermont Four return to Watkins!last_img read more

Man City player doesn’t want ‘any risks’ over injury – Concerns…

first_imgThe defender spent close to six months on the sidelines and after recovering, the 22-year-old was hardly presented with opportunities at the Etihad.Pep Guardiola allowed the centre-back to join Anderlecht on a season-long loan deal in the summer and after featuring regularly for the Jupiler Pro League side, he missed the last two fixtures due to injury.Three days ago, Het Laatste Nieuws reported there is a ‘hint of mystery’ over the Dutchman’s latest setback and he even travelled to Spain to visit a specialist.Anderlecht have seen several of their players picking up injuries this season and Het Nieuwsblad explained they conducted an internal investigation, but were unable to pinpoint a cause.While talking about Sandler, the Belgian newspaper once again states the player travelled to Barcelona and go on to further mention that he met specialist Ramon Cugat. Anderlecht coach Franky Vercauteren suggested it was a routine visit, but Het Nieuwsblad have raised concerns.The report once again talks about Sandler’s injury from last season and suggests he doesn’t want to take ‘any risks’, if he feels uncomfortable in his knee.Manchester City will be keeping a close eye on things.by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksTrending TodayForge of Empires – Free Online GameBuild a City, Trade With Your Neighbors, Play With Your FriendsForge of Empires – Free Online GameUndo聽多多 Hearmore.asia1969年前出生的香港居民現可免費試戴頂尖的歐洲助聽器聽多多 Hearmore.asiaUndoHero WarsGetting this Treasure is impossible! Prove us wrong!Hero WarsUndoCNN with DBS BankWhat Banks Did To Help Corporations Mitigate Future CrisesCNN with DBS BankUndoLoans | Search AdsNeed a loan? Search hereLoans | Search AdsUndoTheTopFiveVPNEnjoy Netflix Now Without Any RestrictionsTheTopFiveVPNUndoSmart Tech TrendOver 55? You Have to Try Those Revolutionary Glasses!Smart Tech TrendUndoSingles50Hong Kong: A 40+ Dating Site That Actually Works!Singles50Undo熱門話題來自日本的抽脂丸讓胖了10幾年的她變成靚女!熱門話題Undo When Philippe Sandler joined Manchester City last summer, he was recovering from a knee injury that he picked up in May 2018.last_img read more