Each year, the Visit Mason City Tourism Awards recognize outstanding contributions by event coordinators, businesses, organizations, and individuals to growing tourism in Mason City. Award categories include:
- Tourism Excellence Award – Awarded to an Attraction or Event
- Friend of Tourism Award – Awarded to an Individual
- Spirit of Tourism Award – Awarded to an Organization or Business
- Golden Pineapple Hospitality Awards – Visitors’ Choice for Best Hotel, Attraction and Restaurant
Congratulations to our 2019 Award Winners!
2019 Spirit of Tourism Award: Mason City Pickleball Club
2019 Tourism Excellence Award: Iowa Independent Film Festival
2019 Friend of Tourism Award: Sara Broers
2019 Golden Pineapple Hotel: Historic Park Inn
2019 Golden Pineapple Attraction: Lime Creek Nature Center
2019 Golden Pineapple Restaurant: Pasta Bella Italian Restaurant
VOTE HERE: GOLDEN PINEAPPLE HOSPITALITY AWARDS
In an effort to recognize and to show appreciation to our tourism partners who help make Mason City a memorable place to visit, we invite you to complete the following survey and tell us which sites exceeded your expectations.
The enterprise that receives the most favorable responses in each category (hotel, attraction, restaurant) will be honored with Visit Mason City’s annual “Golden Pineapple Hospitality Award”!
Your feedback is greatly appreciated!