Governor Abbott Announces Music-Focused Community Workshop in Granbury | Texas Governor’s Office

April 26, 2022 | Austin, TX | Press release

Governor Greg Abbott announced today that the Texas Music Office (TMO) and Visit Granbury―City of Granbury Convention & Visitors Bureau will co-host a Music Friendly Community workshop on Monday, May 2 at 4 p.m.

TMO Community Relations and Outreach Specialist Chip Adams will attend the workshop to explain the Music Friendly Community designation and answer questions.

Participation in TMO’s Music Friendly Community Program provides Texas communities with a network to foster music industry development and sends a clear message to industry professionals that Certified Communities are serious about attracting and developing music industry growth. music industry. The Granbury workshop is the first step in the certification process. When completed, Granbury will join more than 30 other Texas towns that have earned the coveted “Music Friendly” designation.

“The Lone Star State is full of promise, and I look forward to continuing to work alongside Granbury’s community and business leaders to ensure they have the knowledge and tools they need to succeed,” said Governor Abbott. “Music is a big part of the Texas brand and our local economies, and I thank the Texas Music Office for helping communities large and small amplify creative partnerships and spur the growth of new businesses.”

Musicians, venues and the general public are invited to register and attend the workshop: https://www.visitgranbury.com/music-friendly-granbury/

Music Friendly Community Workshop – Granbury

Monday, May 2, at 4 p.m.

Granbury Lake Conference Center

621 Pearl Street East

Granbury, Texas 76048

Media questions and requests may be directed to Kristen Gibson at Visit Granbury, 817-573-5548

TMO’s Music Friendly Community program aims to foster economic development related to the music business in cities and communities across Texas. More information: https://gov.texas.gov/music/page/music-friendly-communities