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Sports tourism creates nearly $50 million annual economic impact in Harford County

Sports tourism in Harford County was the source of nearly a $50 million economic impact, and supported 650 jobs, each year over the last three years, primarily in three sports at three sites, according to a recent study. “Tourism in general, according to a study from the Maryland Office on Tourism, created an impact of $374 million in Harford County alone, that’s more than $1 million a day,” Greg Pizzuto, executive director of Visit Harford!, which commissioned the study. “Obviously, $50 million is a big chunk of that that comes from sports tourism.”.....

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