Dublin, Ohio received a HUGE, INTERNATIONAL honor today!

The International Festivals & Events Association (IFEA) announced that the city was a recipient of an  “IFEA World Festival & Event City” award during the 57th Annual IFEA Convention & Expo this afternoon. Dublin earned theJudges’ selection for Outstanding Global Entry in Under One Million Population Category.

City entries were judged by an international panel of industry experts in the only recognition program of its kind.  Each city entry was considered based upon a compilation of information including:

  • Community Overview
  • Community Festivals & Events
  • City / Government Support of Festivals & Events
  • Non-Governmental Community Support of Festivals & Events
  • Market Leveraging of the “Community Capital” Created by Festivals & Events

Other recipients in the “Under 1 Million Population” category were Hampyeong-gun, Jeonlanam-do, Korea; Grapevine, Texas; Campos do Jordão, São Paulo, Brazil; Maribor, Slovenia; Ballito-KwaDukuza, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa; Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region, People’s Republic of China; and Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia.

Congratulations, Dublin!

To read the complete press release from the IFEA, click HERE!

Watch what makes Dublin an internationally award-winning city HERE!

~ Post by Dawn