Nominate a Trailblazer

If you would like to nominate a Trailblazer please fill out the form at the bottom of this page. Then, submit the completed form.
If you have any questions, please call (614) 539-8747.


The Trailblazer Awards include four categories: Individual, Business/Attraction, Community Event, and Altogether Adventure. The criteria for each category can be found below:

Individual: This individual demonstrates excellence in creating a positive visitor experience and serves as a strong ambassador for Grove City’s tourism community. They seek to always go above and beyond in everything they do. This individual can be an employee at a local business, a government representative, or a volunteer with a local organization.

Business/Attraction: This business or attraction represents the best of Grove City’s tourism assets. From the experience they provide visitors to their enhancement of the community’s image, they are always seeking to improve the tourism industry in Grove City. This can be a for-profit business or a place that draws visitors by providing something of interest or pleasure.

Community Event: This community event not only brings together the local community but also aims to create a memorable visitor experience. The event organizers strive to continually improve the event and the Grove City tourism industry. This can be any event, large or small, that takes place in Grove City.

Altogether Adventure Award: This influencer, organization, or local partner takes full advantage of the benefits of utilizing the Visit Grove City brand. They leverage the brand tools provided by Visit Grove City with a unique and memorable approach that embodies Altogether (inclusive, well-rounded and engaging) Adventure.

2020 Trailblazer Nomination

  • The Trailblazer Awards include four categories: Individual, Business/Attraction, Community Event, and Altogether Adventure.
  • What is the name of the business/attraction, event, or individual that you are nominating? (This will be what is written on the Trailblazer Award).
  • How does the nominee demonstrate the qualities listed in the criteria above?
  • Please name a key person to contact as a representative of the business/attraction, events, or group you are nominating. If naming multiple people, please limit to listing 3-5 names in this section. (ALL members of a business/organization/etc may be present after the initial award ceremony for a photo with the Trailblazer Award).
  • How is the nominee related to the business/attraction, event, or group? e.g. President, Founder, etc.
  • Please provide your name

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