Manitoba Tourism Awards


By John Drinkwater

Neepawa Banner & Press

The 2018 Manitoba Tourism Awards Gala is right around the corner. The event will take place on Thursday, September 13 at The Metropolitan Entertainment Centre (The Met). Registration opens at 5:15 p.m. with the awards program commencing at 6:00pm.

Nominees from the area are as follows:

Partnership Award

Skate The Lake and Minnedosa Minor Hockey

Event of the Year (Budget over $5,000)

Riding Mountain Pride

Event of the Year (Budget under $5,000)

Winter Adventure Weekend & Heritage Hockey Game (Riding Mountain National Park)

Marketing Excellence Award

Winter at Lakehouse in Clear Lake Country

Aspiring youth award

Shonah Rathwell (Riding Mountain National Park)

Rayna Topham (Minnedosa)

Award of Distinction (Individual)

Karley McRae (Wasagaming)