This award recognizes an organization that has demonstrated outstanding achievement within the tourism sector. The recipient had to demonstrate innovation, commitment and leadership resulting in the success of a tourism enterprise.
The Medicine Hat JazzFest is currently planning its 16th festival and over these years has been attracting audiences from an ever-broadening geographical area. The JazzFest utilizes venues throughout the city and in 2010 attracted approximately 7,000 people to 52 events over 7 days (plus 3 days in Lethbridge) presented by 113 musicians from across Canada and around the world.
JazzFest 2011 dates are June 20-26.
Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada,
View from the Finley Bridge, looking South toward City Hall and Court of Queen's Bench
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