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River Travel Magazine is announcing the 2019 Best of The River contest, this survey is focusing on the best attractions, accommodations, food & drink, and trails & tours along the Great River Road from Minnesota to Louisiana.

BEST OF DATES

Present – May 15 (NOW CLOSED)

Nomination Period! Nominate Your Favorites!

June 1 (COMING SOON)

State winners announced

July 1 – August 15 (FINAL VOTE) 

Winner from each category in each state moves forward for border battle

September 1 (WINNERS ANNOUNCED)

Best of the River Road announced

Visitors may visit rivertravelmagazine.com to enter travel contests, read travel blogs, and find many events, festivals, and happenings along the Great River Road.

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The initial survey runs until May 15, visitors and locals are invited to submit 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.

Individual state winners will be announced June 1 with the top winners from each category in each state moving forward in the final round of voting running July 1 – August 15 with the border battle winners being announced September 1. Only attractions, accommodations, and culinary activities located in bordering communities, towns, counties, and Parrishs on the Mississippi River are applicable for nomination. The survey is open to the public.

ABOUT RIVER TRAVEL

River Travel Magazine focuses on communities and attractions on both sides of the Mississippi River, and was formed to showcase the nationally designated and internationally known Great River Road, 3,000 miles bordering the Mississippi River from Lake Itasca to New Orleans.