The CSE shall support the Town Council's goals and objectives and align its mission with the Town Council's marketing direction. The functions and/or duties of CSE shall include, but are not limited to: hiring and overseeing a Director and/or staff, as well as event producers and/or promoters; creating, funding and seeking special events for the Town of Vail; evaluating event applications and event success; submitting an annual budget for operations and events; coordinating the community calendar for special events; seeking out additional funding for special events through sponsorships and donations; evaluating and executing contracts for special events; and all other functions as directed by the Town Council.
Qualifying cultural events shall be exempt from the purview and funding of the CSE. However, coordination and timing of qualifying cultural events shall be considered by the CSE and included in the CSE master calendar. (Ord. 30(2004) § 7)