2019 Visit Winona Hidden Gem Award

The nomination period for the 2019 Hidden Gem Award ends at 11:59 p.m. April 9. Finalists will be the top five most nominated businesses, attractions, places, or events, and voting for finalists will take place from April 10 to April 30. 

The winner will be announced at the 2019 Visit Winona Tourism Celebration on Tuesday, May 7, at the Winona County History Center. 

This evening of fun will feature hors-d’oeuvres and a cash bar, and it is free and open to the public, though RSVPs are necessary. The first 100 registered attendees will receive a Visit Winona swag bag of goodies and be entered to win a Best of Winona drawing for a prize package filled with Winona’s favorites. Registration to attend the Tourism Celebration will open on April 10.