Pictured, 2022 Winner’s Circle Tourism Award Winners

SEBRING, Fla. (Dec. 19, 2022) – To recognize and celebrate the hundreds of dedicated tourism professionals who provide exceptional customer service and ensure our visitors create special memories with their families and friends throughout their time in our destination, Visit Sebring/the Highlands County Tourist Development Council (TDC) created the Winner’s Circle Tourism Awards.

With eight special tourism-related award categories, find which category your favorite tourism-based organization, business, professional or volunteers falls into and nominate them before the March 10, 2023 deadline. Judging is done by an independent panel of out-of-county judges based on the information submitted in the online nomination.

Then, join us in May 2023 as we recognize our local tourism industry award winners and unveil new tourism-related information at our Tourism Insights & Awards Program. Date and location TBD.

Award categories include:

  • Attraction Service Champion
  • Hotel Service Champion
  • Restaurant Service Champion
  • Rising Star Champion
  • Volunteer Champion
  • Innovation Champion
  • Sports Tourism Champion
  • Humanitarian Champion

To nominate an organization, business and/or individual for this year’s Winner’s Circle Tourism Awards, visit https://visitsebring.com/tourism-awards/.   Before you submit your nomination(s), first review the Winner’s Circle Tourism Awards Rules & Guidelines.  The deadline for nominations is March 10, 2023.


Visit Sebring is the destination marketing organization managed by the Highlands County Tourist Development Council (TDC).  The mission of the TDC is to contribute to a positive quality of life for the residents of Highlands County through destination promotion, tourism development, advocacy, and resource management – which are foundation pieces for future economic growth.  For more information, visit https://www.VisitSebring.com or find us on social media @VisitSebring.