This sector consists of
establishments that operate facilities or provide services to meet various
cultural, entertainment, and recreational interests of their patrons.
Included are establishments involved in producing, promoting, or
participating in live performances, events, or exhibits intended for
public viewing; establishments that preserve and exhibit objects and sites
of historical, cultural, or educational interest; and establishments that
operate facilities or provide services that enable patrons to participate
in recreational activities, amusements, hobbies, and leisure time
activities. Some establishments that provide cultural, entertainment, or
recreational facilities in combination with other services, such as resort
and casino hotels and restaurants with nightclubs, are classified in other
sectors. Also excluded are movie theaters, libraries, sightseeing buses,
dinner cruises, or helicopter rides.
Employment classified in this new NAICS
sector was previously classified in the Services (92%) and Transportation,
Communications and Public Utilities (7%) divisions.