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Island Hopper Songwriter Fest wins SUNsational Awards

By LEE COUNTY VCB - | Sep 29, 2020

The Lee County Visitor & Convention has won four SUNsational Awards for the Island Hopper Songwriter Fest. It is the fourth year in a row the event has garnered awards.

The Florida Festivals & Events Association recently announced the 2020 winners of its annual awards. The organization recognizes Florida’s best and brightest for innovation, individuality and creative collaboration for event production.

The VCB won three first place awards for banners, mobile app and radio coverage. It earned a second place for its volunteer program that utilizes hundreds of locals to help run the mostly free event.

Nominations were judged by a blue ribbon panel of 54 judges representing media outlets, which included industry leaders and social media experts.

The Island Hopper Songwriter Fest will return on Sept. 17-26, 2021, on Captiva, in Fort Myers and on Fort Myers Beach. For more information, visit www.island-hopper.fortmyers-sanibel.com.

For a complete list of winners, visit www.ffea.com/sunsational-awards.