Yıl 2019, Cilt 6 , Sayı 1, Sayfalar 121 - 130 2019-06-30

A Study on Perceived Socio-Economic Impacts of Cultural Festival on Local Residents Participation: Kafkasör Culture Tourism and Art Festival
A Study on Perceived Socio-Economic Impacts of Cultural Festival on Local Residents Participation: Kafkasör Culture Tourism and Art Festival

Ebru Düşmezkalender [1] , Cansev Özdemir [2] , Medet Yolal [3]


The purpose of this paper is to find out how local residents perceive the socio-economic benefits of the festival and to examine the residents’ decision-making process when participating the festival in their community. Using data collected from 334 local attendees of Kafkasör-Culture Tourism and Art Festival in 2016, this study examined the relationship between the socio-cultural impacts of a festival and the decision-making process of attending the festival of local residents. Factor analysis and correlation analysis were conducted in the study. The results indicate that perceived positive socio-economic impacts simultaneously increase the residents’ willingness to revisit the festival. Findings also suggest that the dimension of behavioural desire and intention is the most important factor in explaining directed behaviour.  Festivals and special events have increased in number worldwide due to their significant economic, social, and cultural impacts on the destination and the hosting community. The role of the socio-economic impacts of the local residents’ decision-making process has not been taken into account when examining the effects of festivals in the previous literature. 

The purpose of this paper is to find out how local residents perceive the socio-economic benefits of the festival and to examine the residents’ decision-making process when participating the festival in their community. Using data collected from 334 local attendees of Kafkasör-Culture Tourism and Art Festival in 2016, this study examined the relationship between the socio-cultural impacts of a festival and the decision-making process of attending the festival of local residents. Factor analysis and correlation analysis were conducted in the study. The results indicate that perceived positive socio-economic impacts simultaneously increase the residents’ willingness to revisit the festival. Findings also suggest that the dimension of behavioural desire and intention is the most important factor in explaining directed behaviour.  Festivals and special events have increased in number worldwide due to their significant economic, social, and cultural impacts on the destination and the hosting community. The role of the socio-economic impacts of the local residents’ decision-making process has not been taken into account when examining the effects of festivals in the previous literature. 

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Konular Otelcilik, Konaklama, Spor ve Turizm
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Orcid: 0000-0001-6197-1394
Yazar: Ebru Düşmezkalender
Kurum: ESKISEHIR OSMANGAZI UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF TOURISM
Ülke: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-6836-9002
Yazar: Cansev Özdemir (Sorumlu Yazar)
Kurum: ESKISEHIR OSMANGAZI UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF TOURISM
Ülke: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-9834-2425
Yazar: Medet Yolal
Kurum: ANADOLU UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF TOURISM

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Yayımlanma Tarihi : 30 Haziran 2019

Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { touraj469200, journal = {Turizm Akademik Dergisi}, issn = {1302-5759}, address = {}, publisher = {Detay Yayıncılık}, year = {2019}, volume = {6}, pages = {121 - 130}, doi = {}, title = {A Study on Perceived Socio-Economic Impacts of Cultural Festival on Local Residents Participation: Kafkasör Culture Tourism and Art Festival}, key = {cite}, author = {Düşmezkalender, Ebru and Özdemir, Cansev and Yolal, Medet} }
APA Düşmezkalender, E , Özdemir, C , Yolal, M . (2019). A Study on Perceived Socio-Economic Impacts of Cultural Festival on Local Residents Participation: Kafkasör Culture Tourism and Art Festival. Turizm Akademik Dergisi , 6 (1) , 121-130 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/touraj/issue/46702/469200
MLA Düşmezkalender, E , Özdemir, C , Yolal, M . "A Study on Perceived Socio-Economic Impacts of Cultural Festival on Local Residents Participation: Kafkasör Culture Tourism and Art Festival". Turizm Akademik Dergisi 6 (2019 ): 121-130 <https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/touraj/issue/46702/469200>
Chicago Düşmezkalender, E , Özdemir, C , Yolal, M . "A Study on Perceived Socio-Economic Impacts of Cultural Festival on Local Residents Participation: Kafkasör Culture Tourism and Art Festival". Turizm Akademik Dergisi 6 (2019 ): 121-130
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ISNAD Düşmezkalender, Ebru , Özdemir, Cansev , Yolal, Medet . "A Study on Perceived Socio-Economic Impacts of Cultural Festival on Local Residents Participation: Kafkasör Culture Tourism and Art Festival". Turizm Akademik Dergisi 6 / 1 (Haziran 2019): 121-130 .
AMA Düşmezkalender E , Özdemir C , Yolal M . A Study on Perceived Socio-Economic Impacts of Cultural Festival on Local Residents Participation: Kafkasör Culture Tourism and Art Festival. Turizm Akademik Dergisi. 2019; 6(1): 121-130.
Vancouver Düşmezkalender E , Özdemir C , Yolal M . A Study on Perceived Socio-Economic Impacts of Cultural Festival on Local Residents Participation: Kafkasör Culture Tourism and Art Festival. Turizm Akademik Dergisi. 2019; 6(1): 130-121.