City Council awarded two funding requests for the use of Hotel Occupancy Tax at their regular meeting on May 20. TexARTS was approved $20,000 for an advertising campaign and $30,000 for promotion of the arts. TexARTS four professional productions include 50 total performances and will primarily be held Wednesday through Saturday evenings between July 2019 and March 2020. The Lake Travis Film Festival was awarded $20,000 for advertising, $16,000 for promotion of the arts, and $4,000 for registration of delegates. The festival is set to run from February 27, 2020 to March 1, 2020, and will feature film panel discussions, film screenings, and exciting social events. Both funding requests total $90,000 which will paid from the Hotel Occupancy Tax Fund.