NAICS Sector 71

Sector 71

NAICS Sector 71: Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

Definition of NAICS Sector 71: The Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation sector includes a wide range of establishments that operate facilities or provide services to meet varied cultural, entertainment, and recreational interests of their patrons. This sector comprises the following:

  1. Establishments that are involved in producing, promoting, or participating in live performances, events, or exhibits intended for public viewing;
  2. NAICS 71Establishments that preserve and exhibit objects and sites of historical, cultural, or educational interest; and
  3. Establishments that operate facilities or provide services that enable patrons to participate in recreational activities or pursue amusement, hobby, and leisure-time interests.

Some establishments that provide cultural, entertainment, or recreational facilities and services are classified in other sectors. Excluded from this sector are:

Establishments that provide both accommodations and recreational facilities, such as hunting and fishing camps and resort and casino hotels are classified in Subsector 721, Accommodation;

  1. Restaurants and night clubs that provide live entertainment in addition to the sale of food and beverages are classified in Subsector 722, Food Services and Drinking Places;
  2. Motion picture theaters, libraries and archives, and publishers of newspapers, magazines, books, periodicals, and computer software are classified in Sector 51, Information; and
  3. Establishments using transportation equipment to provide recreational and entertainment services, such as those operating sightseeing buses, dinner cruises, or helicopter rides, are classified in Subsector 487, Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation.

Two Digit Sector 71 Breakdown for the North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If NAICS Sector 71 does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 71: Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
    • Subsector 711: Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
      • Industry Group 7111: Performing Arts Companies
        • Industry 71111: Theater Companies and Dinner Theaters
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 711110: Theater Companies and Dinner Theaters
        • Industry 71112: Dance Companies
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 711120: Dance Companies
        • Industry 71113: Musical Groups and Artists
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 711130: Musical Groups and Artists
        • Industry 71119: Other Performing Arts Companies
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 711190: Other Performing Arts Companies
      • Industry Group 7112: Spectator Sports
        • Industry 71121: Spectator Sports
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 711211: Sports Teams and Clubs
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 711212: Racetracks
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 711219: Other Spectator Sports
      • Industry Group 7113: Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events
        • Industry 71131: Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events with Facilities
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 711310: Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events with Facilities
        • Industry 71132: Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events without Facilities
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 711320: Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events without Facilities
      • Industry Group 7114: Agents and Managers for Artists, Athletes, Entertainers, and Other Public Figures
        • Industry 71141: Agents and Managers for Artists, Athletes, Entertainers, and Other Public Figures
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 711410: Agents and Managers for Artists, Athletes, Entertainers, and Other Public Figures
      • Industry Group 7115: Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers
        • Industry 71151: Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 711510: Independent Artists, Writers, and Performers
    • Subsector 712: Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
      • Industry Group 7121: Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions
        • Industry 71211: Museums
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 712110: Museums
        • Industry 71212: Historical Sites
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 712120: Historical Sites
        • Industry 71213: Zoos and Botanical Gardens
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 712130: Zoos and Botanical Gardens
        • Industry 71219: Nature Parks and Other Similar Institutions
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 712190: Nature Parks and Other Similar Institutions
    • Subsector 713: Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
      • Industry Group 7131: Amusement Parks and Arcades
        • Industry 71311: Amusement and Theme Parks
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 713110: Amusement and Theme Parks
        • Industry 71312: Amusement Arcades
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 713120: Amusement Arcades
      • Industry Group 7132: Gambling Industries
        • Industry 71321: Casinos (except Casino Hotels)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 713210: Casinos (except Casino Hotels)
        • Industry 71329: Other Gambling Industries
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 713290: Other Gambling Industries
      • Industry Group 7139: Other Amusement and Recreation Industries
        • Industry 71391: Golf Courses and Country Clubs
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 713910: Golf Courses and Country Clubs
        • Industry 71392: Skiing Facilities
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 713920: Skiing Facilities
        • Industry 71393: Marinas
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 713930: Marinas
        • Industry 71394: Fitness and Recreational Sports Centers
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 713940: Fitness and Recreational Sports Centers
        • Industry 71395: Bowling Centers
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 713950: Bowling Centers
        • Industry 71399: All Other Amusement and Recreation Industries
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 713990: All Other Amusement and Recreation Industries

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