The Sociable City

A Sociable City has a healthy balance of safety and nightlife vibrancy, and supports the social experience of the City's residents and visitors alike.

  • Grows city service funds with increased property value

  • Reduces crime through safety coordination

  • Revitalizes business districts by driving foot traffic

  • Enhances quality of life for residents and visitors

  • Draws a creative class of entrepreneurs

  • Expands tourism and convention trade

  • Propels relocation of corporate headquarters

  • Supports local businesses by capturing event markets

  • Provides transportation systems to match peak demand

The Responsible Hospitality Institute Provides

  • Technical services to assess and plan hospitality zones for the nighttime economy

  • A global network of professionals dedicated to improving nightlife safety and vibrancy

  • On line and on site seminars with RHI's senior staff sharing decades of best practices

  • Webinars showcasing cities, authors and solutions

  • Networking Conference and Leadership Summit events

  • Practical guides on best practices, news updates and other timely resources

Upcoming Webinars 

September 24 - Building Nightlife From the Ground Up

In preparation for the 2010 FEI World Equestrian Games, the city of Lexington transformed its downtown into a vibrant social magnet for visitors. Find out how the World Equestrian Games became a catalyst for revival and revitalization of the downtown restaurant and nightlife scene. (more info)

Complete Schedule: 2014 Webinars 

Upcoming Summits

Public Safety and Policing in Nightlife Districts

Los AngelesHold the date - February 18-20, 2015 to attend the premier event on nightlife safety in Los Angeles. Presented in cooperation with the Major Cities Chiefs Association, this RHI summit will convene "pioneers in policing" and "pioneers in policy" for nightlife safety in dining and entertainment districts. Contact us for additional information about sponsorship and program presentations.

Nightlife News

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RHI is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded in 1983 with a mission to assist businesses and communities to plan safe and vibrant places to socialize. RHI's Sociable City Network creates an organized and more secure opportunity to connect and share information with peers and access resources from RHI and attend RHI online and onsite events at reduced rates. .

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