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Bloomin’ BBQ & Bluegrass Named Festival of the Year

The Sevierville Chamber of Commerce received Southeast Tourism Society’s Top 20 Event / Festival of the Year Shining Example Award (Category 1 - attendance under 100,000) at the Southeast Tourism Society conference in Virginia Beach, Virginia. The award was accepted by Sevierville Chamber Marketing Director and Bloomin’ BBQ Event Chief Amanda Marr and Sevierville Chamber Sales Director Scott King and recognizes the event’s high level of organization, event production and community involvement. “This event is successful because of all the people and organizations who believe in it,” says Marr. “This Shining Example Lantern recognizes the excellence of all the organizations, sponsors, staffers, city and county services and tireless volunteers who make Bloomin’ BBQ & Bluegrass such an incredible event.”

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