Altai project won first place in the Russian Event Awards
The results of the Russian Event Awards 2016 were summed up. The project of Altai Krai – the VIII International Youth Management Forum “Altai. Growth Points” - won first place in the event tourism. A special prize was awarded to the valley of family vacation “Altai Kholmogorie”, according to the official website of Altai Krai.
It should be recalled that the finalists were 186 tourist events, prequalified at the regional stages. Altai Krai presented five projects - festival “Siberian Maslenitsa”, valley of family vacation “Altai Kholmogorie”, Forum “Altai. Growth Points”, the festival of drinks “AltaiFest -2016”, Second Open Cup of Altai Krai in Sports Pelmening, reports Altaiturcenter.
Background information: Award of the Russian Event Awards was established in 2012, in Voronezh. This industry award is given on the basis of an open project competition for the achievement in the development of event tourism. In 2015, the Tourist Center of Altai Krai has received the Grand Prix of Russian Event Awards in the nomination “Best Tourist Information Center. Regional TIC”. A holiday “Altai Zimovka” ranked the third in the nomination “Best Event in the Promotion of Event Tourism”, devoted to arrival of swans and the opening of the winter tourist season in the region.