Recognition of Excellence

The Old Town BluesFest has been honored with a number of awards, including:

  • 2012 Michigan Festivals and Events Association (MFEA) MichiganFun Awards – Best Green Practice – 2nd Place (for 2011 festival)
  • 2012 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – Promotional Poster – 3rd Place (for 2011 poster)
  • 2008 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – T-Shirt Design – 2nd Place
  • 2008 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – Printed Promotional Material, Multi-Page – 2nd Place (City Pulse insert)
  • 2007 Ava Awards Honorable Mention for BluesFest 2007 PSA
  • 2007 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – Promotional Item – 1st Place (complimentary tickets)
  • 2005 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – Press Release – 1st Place
  • 2005 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – Promotional Item – 1st Place (BluesFest tent cards) & 3rd Place (BluesFest/BluesFest fans)
  • 2005 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – TV Ad – 1st Place
  • 2005 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – T-Shirt Design – 2nd Place
  • 2005 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – Printed Material – 2nd Place (BluesFest complimentary and sponsor tickets) and Honorable Mention (BluesFest postcards)
  • 2005 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – Website – 3rd Place
  • 2005 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – Brochure – Honorable Mention
  • 2005 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – Event Photograph – Honorable Mention (“Electric Guitar”)
  • 2005 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – Promotional Poster – Honorable Mention
  • 2003 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – Best Overall Achievement
  • 2003 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – Best T-Shirt Design
  • 2003 MFEA MichiganFun Awards – Multimedia Website Design
  • 2003 American Advertising Federation Silver Addy Award, Visual and Audio Elements of Advertising, Illustration: Single – 2002 illustration
  • 2002 American Advertising Federation Addy Award, Visual and Audio Elements of Advertising, Illustration: Flat or Dimensional – 2001 illustration
  • 2002 American Advertising Federation Citation of Excellence, Collateral Material, Poster: Single – 2001 poster