Arts Festival Nationally and Locally Recognized
Francisco’s Farm Arts Festival, held annually in June at Midway College, has been named among the Top 20 Events for June 2010 by the Southeast Tourism Society, a group that promotes travel, sustainable tourism and the importance of the travel and tourism industry in twelve Southeastern states. Members represent all facets of the travel industry and work cooperatively to strengthen the region as a travel destination.
Also, the 2009 festival program received an Honorable Mention from the Kentucky Tourism Council's Traverse Awards for Excellence in Tourism Marketing. Traverse Awards are presented annually for the best work in advertising and marketing among Kentucky tourism businesses and marketing organizations. The Traverse Awards for Excellence in Tourism Marketing are open to Kentucky Tourism Council and Kentucky Hotel & Lodging Association members offering a tourism product or service in Kentucky. Each entry is judged on creativity and how well it
relates to its audience.
The 2010 Francisco’s Farm Arts Festival is scheduled for June 26 and 27 at Midway College, 512 East Stephens Street. Visit www.FraciscosFarm.org.