The Best Holiday River Town Contest

Mississippi River, USA | River Travel Magazine is announcing the 2020 Best Holiday River Town Contest at, this survey is focusing on the best Holiday Towns along the Great River Road from northern Minnesota down to the Gulf of Mexico.

The contest runs until November 21, visitors and locals are invited to nominate up to three of their favorite Holiday River Towns.

Final round of voting running is December 2 – Dec 20 winners being announced Christmas Day!
Only towns located in bordering communities, counties, and parishes on the Mississippi River are applicable for nomination.

The survey is open to the public.

~Best Holiday River Town Contest~
Now – November 21 – Nominate your Best Holiday River Town(s)
December 2-20 – Top nominees move forward
December 25 – Winners Announced

Visitors may visit to enter travel contests, read travel blogs, and find many events, festivals, and happenings along the Great River Road. Holiday River Town logos are available here for promotional use. 

About Best of the River 

Thousands participated in submitting their Best of The River choices in categories ranging from best cultural trail, best monument, best public art, best river boat tour, best brewery and more.

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