2018 FEO TOP 100

These Top 100 recipients represent Ontario’s festivals and events that excel within the industry. Included in the Top 100 are the Festivals & Events of Distinction (LOD) representing a select group of the most well-known and respected celebrations in the province; celebrations which draw both an international and domestic audience.

PROVINCE WIDE

RTO 1 – SOUTHWEST ONTARIO TOURISM REGION

RTO 3 – HAMILTON, HALTON AND BRANT TOURISM REGION

RTO 4 – HURON, PERTH, WATERLOO AND WELLINGTON TOURISM REGION

RTO 5 – GREATER TORONTO AREA TOURISM REGION

RTO 6 – YORK, DURHAM AND HILLS OF HEADWATERS TOURISM REGION

RTO 7 – BRUCE PENINSULA, SOUTHERN GEORGIAN BAY AND LAKE SIMCOE TOURISM REGION

RTO 8 – KAWARTHA AND NORTHUMBERLAND TOURISM REGION

RTO 9 – SOUTHEASTERN ONTARIO TOURISM REGION

RTO 10 – OTTAWA AND COUNTRYSIDE TOURISM REGION

RTO 11 – HALIBURTON HIGHLANDS TO THE OTTAWA VALLEY TOURISM REGION

RTO 12 – MUSKOKA, PARRY SOUND, AND ALGONQUIN PARK TOURISM REGION

RTO 13 – NORTHERN ONTARIO TOURISM REGION

*Events with an asterisk represent Level of Distinction Festivals and Events.

Submissions from FEO members were received for consideration in the fall of 2017 and were judged by an independent panel of judges. Festivals and events of all kinds from every corner of Ontario were represented in the submissions – from community festivals to internationally recognized events. The 2018 Top 100 Awards were given out on Friday, March 2nd during FEO’s Annual Conference “Create the Experience” in Hamilton, Ontario.