Oct 18, 2018 | Festival and Event Industry Industry News Tourism Industry
The International Festivals and Events Association (IFEA) has awarded Ottawa the IFEA World Festival & Event City Award at its recent annual conference in San Diego, California. Ottawa Tourism’s Senior Manager, Destination Development, Catherine Callary was on hand to receive the award, along with a delegation from Ottawa to showcase Ottawa’s prowess as an International Festival & Event City to the event producers and other international destinations in attendance. The award celebrates the significance and contribution of each and every event, festival and fair, the Ottawa Festival Network, the City of Ottawa and federal government agencies who facilitate events, and all who came together to support them in Canada’s Festival Capital.
This is the third award for Ottawa, having also been named as an IFEA World Festival & Event City in 2010 and 2013.