There is an annual event in Fort Smith that honors those who demonstrate “true grit”. . Once again, our staff at the Fort Smith Convention & Visitors Bureau is excited to recognize the brightest stars of our city’s growing tourism industry. At 5:30 p.m. on April 23, 2015, “The 4th Annual Giving Recognition In Tourism (GRIT) Awards,” take place at the Movie Lounge, located at 7601 Rogers Ave. in Fort Smith, Arkansas.
In the meantime, we need your help to nominate organizations, businesses and individuals as our finalists. Fort Smith has been blessed with a community that is full of creative men and women who strive to promote our city as a destination, attract visitors and tourists, and ensure that everyone has a great time. It is through their efforts – along with the support of the community – that Fort Smith’s tourism industry will continue to not only grow, but also prosper.
The GRIT Awards are our way of showing our most heartfelt and sincerest thanks to the people who have earned the respect and gratitude of the Fort Smith Convention & Visitors Bureau, the community, and all who are a part of our region’s tourism community.
We are depending on you to submit nominations in each of the following categories: