A local tourism association is inviting everyone to unleash their greatness in 2018.
Destination Eastern and Northumberland Shores is hosting its annual Gala Awards Dinner on April 12 at Glasgow Square Theatre to kick off the 2018 season and it believes there is no better way to celebration than focusing on the future.
“We are pleased to have guest speaker Buhle Dlamini, a sought-after international speaker. His presentationUnleashing Your Greatness will inspire you to think bigger, aim higher and unleash your own greatness,” said Cindy MacKinnon, general manager of DEANS.
Tickets are now on sale, $70+ tax each or a table of 8 for $500+tax. They can be reserved by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 1-877-81-OCEAN.
AND THE NOMINEES ARE:
Rising Star Award
This award is presented in memory of Mike Broomfield.
This award will be presented to a new tourism sector business or attraction established within the last five years that demonstrates strong potential for tourism development within the DEANS region.
Norse Cove Café & Supply
Seaside Treasure Trove
Sober Island Brewing Company
This award will be presented to a tourism sector accommodation or attraction, which has made a marketing impact on the local tourism scene, bringing high profile to the DEANS region.
Nova Scotia Spirit Company
Northumberland Ferries Ltd.
CEO Award – Chief Experience Opportunity
This award will be presented to a tourism sector individual, business or attraction, which has been stalwart on the regional tourism and cultural scene, leading the way as an example of excellence.
A for Adventure
Lost Shores Gran Fondo
Media Ladder Digital Marketing
Festivals and Events Award
This award will be presented in memory of Carlton Munroe.
Presented to a festival or event, which has served as an attraction, drawing significant visitors to the area and promotes the growth of the local tourism industry.
Pictou Lobster Carnival
Antigonish Art Fair
New Glasgow Art at Night
Cold Water Seafood Festival
The Fleur Mainville Ambassador Award
Representing all things Fleur stood for, this award will be presented to an individual who has demonstrated community pride, presents themselves as an Ambassador to our region and is involved with community development.
The Flavour Award
This award will be presented to a food and beverage establishment that has made an impact on creating an experience for the visitor.
Townhouse Brewpub & Eatery
The Dock Food, Spirits & Ales
Mr. Donair/Tony’s Meats