2019 Kaleidoscope Award Winners

Congratulations to all the awards winners for 2019. Below are the winners that were announced at our 2019 Annual Conference.

 

Best Children’s Program

Gold- Tennessee Soybean Festival- City of Martin,TN

Silver- S’Mores ‘N Snores- City of Duluth Georgia

Bronze- Butterfly Festival- Oak Grove KY Tourism Commission

Best Creative Idea

Gold- Free Uber Thursdays- City of Duluth Georgia

Silver- Summer Porch Jam- City of Suwanee Georgia

Bronze- Tweet & Seek- City of Duluth Georgia

Best Event Within An Event

Gold- Gwinnett’s Bicentennial Celebration- City of Suwanee Georgia

Silver- Visit of Consul General for the Consulate of Japan- Conyers  GA Cherry Blossom Festival- Georgia International Horse Park

Bronze- Topiaries & Tastings Wine Walk- Greenwood SC Festival of Flowers

Best T-Shirt

Gold- Downtown Market- City of Clarksville TN Parks & Recreation Department

Silver- Conyers Georgia Cherry Blossom Festival- Georgia International Horse Park

Bronze- Middle TN Strawberry Festival- Portland TN  Chamber of Commerce

Best Event Photograph

Gold- 9/11 Memorial Tower Stair Climb- Discovery Park of America Union City Tennessee

Silver- Suwanee Fest- City of Suwanee Georgia

Bronze- Conyers Georgia Cherry Blossom Festival- Georgia International Horse Park

Best Marketing Campaign

Gold- Tennessee Soybean Festival- Martin Tennessee

Silver- Conyers Georgia Cherry Blossom Festival- Georgia International Horse Park

Best Festival or Event Video

Gold- North Carolina Seafood Festival- Moorehead City North Carolina

Silver- Remembering World War II- Perry County Tourism Linden Tennessee

Bronze- Budweiser Clydesdales Visit- Discovery Park of America Union City Tennessee

Best Print AD

Gold- Tennessee Soybean Festival- Martin Tennessee

Silver- Duluth Georgia Fall Festival

Bronze- Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival-Jekyll Island Georgia Authority

Best Promotional Poster

Gold- Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival- Jekyll Island Georgia Authority

Silver- Tennessee Soybean Festival- Martin Tennessee

Bronze- Summer Porch Jam- City of Suwanee Georgia

Best Event Program

Gold- ChristmasVille- A Christmas Wish- Rock Hill South Carolina

Silver- Suwanee Fest- City of Suwanee Georgia

Bronze- Greenwood South Carolina Festival of Flowers

Best Vendor/Supplier

Gold- Volunteer Distributing- Discovery Park of America Union City Tennessee

Silver- Dustin Grau Photography- City of Duluth Georgia

Best Other Merchandise

Gold- Pudding Pot- National Banana Pudding Festival Centerville Tennessee

Silver- Calendar- Greenwood South Carolina Festival of Flowers

Bronze- Socks- Kingsport Tennessee Fun Fest

Best Social Media Marketing

Gold- Tennessee Soybean Festival- Martin Tennessee

Silver- 9/11 Memorial Tower Stair Climb- Discovery Park of America Union City Tennessee

Bronze- Howl on the Green- City of Duluth Georgia

Best Festival or Event Website

Gold- Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival- Jekyll Island Georgia Authority

Silver- Tennessee Soybean Festival- Martin Tennessee

Bronze- Duluth Georgia Fall Festival

Best TV AD or PSA

Gold- Tennessee Soybean Festival- Martin Tennessee

Silver- Remembering WW II- Perry County Tourism- Linden Tennessee

Bronze- ChristmasVille- A Christmas Wish- Rock Hill South Carolina

Best Volunteer

Gold- L. Ruple Harley Jr.-Greenwood South Carolina Festival of Flowers

Silver- The Lonneman Family- Remembering WW II Linden Tennessee

Bronze- Alicia Pinto- Tennessee Soybean Festival- Martin Tennessee

Best Sponsor

Gold-Tiger Tails Animal Hospital- City of Suwanee Georgia

Silver- Season’s Market- City of Clarksville TN Parks & Recreation Department

Bronze- Piedmont Medical Center- ChristmasVille- Rock Hill South Carolina

Best New Event

Gold- Amped Up for YOU-tilities- North Carolina Seafood Festival Moorehead City NC

Silver- Summer Porch Jam- City of Suwanee Georgia

Bronze- High Tops to Heels- Greene County TN Partnership Tourism

Best Festival or Event With A Budget Under $75,000

Gold- Remembering WW II- Perry County Tourism- Linden Tennessee

Silver- Mountain Makins Festival- Rose Center & Council for the Arts- Morristown Tennessee

Bronze- Chuck Wagon Cookoff- City of Pigeon Forge TN Special Events

Best Festival or Event With A Budget Over $75,000

Gold- Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival- Jekyll Island Georgia Authority

Silver- Tennessee Soybean Festival- Martin Tennessee

Bronze- ChristmasVille- A Christmas Wish- Rock Hill South Carolina