Johnston Town Center Venue Manager Request For Information

Purpose

The City of Johnston and Hansen Company are seeking information from Event Management
Organizations interested in contracting to become the venue manager for the entertainment
programing for Johnston Town Center. Anticipated duties include operating the seasonal synthetic ice
rink, scheduling and operating concerts in the amphitheater, and organizing small festivals and other
activities within the Town Center and central greenspace known as The Yard. Additional responsibilities
include managing the concessions stand, obtaining sponsorships, managing subcontractors and
bookkeeping.

This Request For Information’s objective is to identify Event Management Organizations interested in
contracting for the management of the Johnston Town Center venues and to obtain high level
information on these organizations prior to in depth discussion and proposals from selected qualified
Event Management Organizations.

Responses due July 13th 5PM to aplagge@cityofjohnston.com