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Animal coalition to host business fair

Provided to the Tribune

The South Shore’s premier hospitality industry expo is back. Sponsored by the Animal Coalition of Tahoe, the second annual Summer Business Fair will take place from 5 to 8 p.m. May 12 at the Horizon Casino Resort. Front-line staff have a 4 p.m. admission.

The fair is a preview of the services and activities that the local tourism industry has on tap for summer. Held in conjunction with National Tourism Week from May 7-15, vendors at this year’s fair include major resorts, independent businesses and the region’s top restaurants. Open to front-line staff, industry reps, job seekers and the community-at-large, the second annual ACT Summer Business Fair is the can’t-miss networking opportunity of the spring.

Event proceeds, including silent auction and raffle, benefit ACT.

The non-profit ACT is an all-volunteer organization that subsidizes spay and neuter procedures, encourages pet adoption from thse El Dorado Animal Shelter and provides other services to the local pet population.

Admission is $10. Vendor booth space is $200 or free for restaurants providing food. For booth space, tickets or more information call (530) 400-4766.

The event is sponsored by the South Lake Tahoe and Tahoe-Douglas chambers of commerce, Tahoe Daily Tribune and Lake Tahoe Wedding & Honeymoon Association.