Honoring Excellence in Customer Service and Outstanding Experiences in the Hospitality and Tourism Industry of Red Deer & County

The Red Deer Experience Awards are hosted annually by Tourism Red Deer to recognize service excellence in eight categories for both individuals and businesses in the Hospitality and Tourism industry of Red Deer and Red Deer County.

Customers, coworkers, managers and owners are encouraged to participate by acknowledging a business or individual who has gone above and beyond to create memorable customer experiences.

Deadline for 2017 submissions is December 31st, 2017.

2017 Nominations Now Available. Nominate today in the form below!

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2016 Finalists & Winners (bolded)

Outstanding Individuals


KELSEY GOLKA, Sandman Hotel Red Deer
LISA LeBLANC, Best Western PLUS Red Deer Inn & Suites
KAREN MARTIN, Black Knight Inn


SCOTT BARCLAY, Bower Ponds Recreation
BELINDA DUCHOLKE, Discovery Wildlife Park
DANIELLE FORTIN, Pursuit Adventures


DAWN EDGAR, Black Knight Inn
BREANNA LaJEUNESSE, Holiday Inn & Suites Red Deer South
KEVIN TRAPTOW, Traptow’s Cool Beans Coffee Company Inc.

Outstanding Businesses


Baymont Inn & Suites and Conference Centre
Best Western PLUS Red Deer Inn & Suites
Holiday Inn & Suites Red Deer South


Bower Ponds Recreation
Discovery Wildlife Park
Pursuit Adventures


Cuppitycakes Bakeshop
Mohave Smokehouse & Bar
Queen Bees Food Truck


Bower Ponds Recreation
Red Deer Airport
Westerner Days Fair & Exposition