Manitoba Tourism Awards
Every year, the Manitoba Tourism Awards, recognizes outstanding contributions to the provincial tourism industry, including promoting Manitoba as a quality destination, ensuring an exceptional visitor experiences and fostering a professional tourism industry.
2018 Award Winners:
Skate The Lake and Minnedosa Minor Hockey
This partnership supports a large volunteer base for this annual winter event, enabling it to grow in size and scope.
Sustainable Tourism Award
Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre (Winnipeg)
Over the last 25 years, Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre has connected over two million people with wetlands.
Volunteer of the Year Award
Cris LaBossiere (Falcon Lake)
This passionate volunteer built one of the highest quality mountain biking experiences in Manitoba, the Five Diamonds route at Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes.
Award of Distinction – Individual
Mike Reimer (Churchill)
As the visionary and driving force behind Churchill Wild, Mike has brought luxury ecotourism to northern Manitoba.
Award of Distinction – Business
Bill’s Sticky Fingers (Portage La Prairie)A mainstay in Portage la Prairie’s hospitality landscape for 24 years, this go-to restaurant is also a popular food vendor and caterer at many local events.