Most Oregon Part of Oregon (MOPO) Nominations
Accepting nominations for the 2023 MOPO Awards
Annual MOPO Awards
Travel Salem is gearing up to honor and celebrate the Mid-Willamette Valley's hospitality & tourism industry at the annual MOPO Awards event.
Travel Salem invites you to nominate a business or community member that has gone above and beyond for the industry (e.g., marketing campaign, promotion, collaboration, volunteered time; enhanced the economic impact of the region; developed a new product, trail, or event). Nominations are due by March 24, 2023.
Save the Date!
Thursday, May 11
12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. (Doors open at 11:45 am)
Salvation Army Kroc Center
1865 Bill Frey Dr, Salem, OR 97301
- Accomplishment occured during 2022
- Business or individual must be located in Salem and Marion or Polk County
- Business or individual must be associated with or had a positive impact on the hospitality industry (e.g., economic impact, awareness, collaboration)
- Lodging (e.g., hotel, motel)
- Culinary (e.g., restaurant, vineyard, brewery, food trail)
- Venue (e.g., meeting, convention, or event space)
- Agriculture (e.g., farm market, tour)
- Cultural (e.g., performing, visual, wearable art, exhibit)
- Heritage (e.g., museum, tour, exhibit)
- Recreation (e.g., indoor/outdoor activity)
- Event (e.g., fair, festival, celebration)
- Sports (e.g., soccer, basketball, ultimate frisbee)
- An Individual (e.g., community member)
Previous Award Winners