North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 1997
71 - Arts, Entertainment and Recreation
This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in operating facilities or providing services to meet the cultural, entertainment and recreational interests of their patrons. These establishments produce, promote or participate in live performances, events or exhibits intended for public viewing; provide the artistic, creative and technical skills necessary for the production of artistic products and live performances; preserve and exhibit objects and sites of historical, cultural or educational interest; and operate facilities or provide services that enable patrons to participate in sports or recreational activities or pursue amusement, hobbies and leisure-time interests.
There are establishments engaged in activities related to arts and recreation that are classified in other sectors of NAICS. The most important are listed below.
|711Performing Arts, Spectator Sports and Related Industries||Performing Arts, Spectator Sports and Related Industries|
|712Heritage Institutions||Heritage Institutions|
|713Amusement, Gambling and Recreation Industries||Amusement, Gambling and Recreation Industries|