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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -
researchers said Super Bowl XLVII gave Baton Rouge a major tourism boost.
Travel Research, which tracks hotel occupancy nationwide, reported hotel occupancy
in the Capital City was 81 percent the day before the big game. On that day
last year, occupancy was only 54 percent.
also stated hotel guests spent $2.54 million from Friday to Sunday of the Super
Super Bowl offered a great opportunity to showcase our city, and this report
shows how effectively we prepared and executed," said Paul Arrigo, president
and CEO of Visit Baton Rouge.