Summerfest wins Festival of the Year
NASHVILLE (CBS 58) -- The International Entertainment Buyers Association named Summerfest the "Festival of the Year". Summerfest's Vice President of Entertainment, Bob Babisch, was there to accept the award.
Other festivals nominated include Country Thunder USA held in Twin Lakes along with BottleRock Napa Valley in California, The Governors Ball Music Festival in New York, Hangout Music Festival in Gulf Shores, Newport Folk Festival in Rhode Island, Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival in San Francisco and Stagecoach in Indio, California.
Among some of the other awards the Texas State Fair won fair of the year, Red Rocks Amphitheater in Colorado won Amphitheater of the year, Bridgetstone Arena won for arena of the year and The Fox Theatre in Atlant won theater of the year.