The Convention & Visitors Bureau is accepting nominations through Dec. 8 for the 2020 Salute to Travel & Tourism Awards.

Nominations for these prestigious awards honoring individuals and businesses making a positive impact on Springfield-area tourism can be made in five categories by filling out the form at You can submit multiple nominations if you wish.

Previous award recipients are eligible to receive awards. Go to to see a list of those honored in the past.

Mark your calendar for the awards banquet set for Feb. 21 at the White River Conference Center. Details about ticket sales will be announced soon.

For information about sponsorship opportunities, contact Jane Rips at 417-881-5300, ext. 105, or

For more information about nominations, contact Susan Wade at 417-881-5300, ext. 101, or