Shaw Festival named top Canadian event
The American Bus Association (ABA) has named the Shaw Festival as the Top Canadian Event for the year 2000 Top 100 Events in North America. This prestigious award recognizes high levels of quality, cultural and entertainment value in various tourist attractions across the continent.
The Shaw was chosen from among hundreds of American and Canadian events nominated by state and provincial tourism offices and visitors bureaus. The diverse list of events includes festivals, exhibitions, fairs, sports events and more in each state and province. Of the Top 100, one event from each country is singled out for top honors.
The ABA selects events that appeal to group travelers and that showcase North America’s rich diversity. In selecting the Shaw Festival as the Top Canadian Event, the committee considered its vast appeal and accessibility to motor coaches.