The Hastings County Tourism Awards give recognition to the tourism businesses, organizations and individuals who have made significant achievements from September 2017 - August 2018.

Categories for awards include:
1) Champion of the Year
2) Festival of the Year
3) MVP (Individual) of the Year

An organization and/or individual may nominate themselves and/or another business, organization and/or individual. Nominees must be located and/or operate within Hastings County’s 14 member municipalities (excluding Belleville and Quinte West).

The Nomination Process:
  1. The nomination period is open from September 5th until September 26th. A nomination form must be submitted in order to be considered. Businesses and organizations can self-nominate for the Tourism Champion and Festival of the Year awards.
  2. Once the nomination period closes, nominees will be contacted to accept their nomination and they will need to complete a questionnaire specific to the award category they are nominated for, by October 19th to be considered a nominee.
  3. A panel of judges made up of professionals from the tourism industry will review the nominees and their submissions throughout October and November, and will select a winner for each of the three categories.
  4. Winners will be announced at the annual Tourism Awards Celebration on Friday, November 23rd in Tweed, On at the Marble Arts Centre. 
DEADLINE: Nominations must be submitted by 4:00pm Wednesday, September 26th, 2018.

For additional assistance or if you have questions regarding the nomination process, please contact Carly Freeman at 613.966.6712 x4012.

Please select the Tourism Award Category you would like to nominate for:

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* 1. Please select the Tourism Award Category you would like to nominate for: