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September 1, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
AMERICAN BUS ASSOCIATION NAMES MID ATLANTIC AIR MUSEUM'S WWII WEEKEND ONE OF NORTH AMERICA'S 100 BEST EVENTS FOR 2016
The American Bus Association (ABA) announced today that MID ATLANTIC AIR MUSEUM'S WWII WEEKEND has been designated as one of the Top 100 Events in North America for 2016 by an experienced expert tourism industry selection committee. Inclusion in the Top 100 list, published as a supplement to the September/October issue of Destinations magazine, indicates that MID ATLANTIC AIR MUSEUM'S WWII WEEKEND offers excellent entertainment value to both tour groups and individual travelers from around the world, according to ABA.
With the release of the American Bus Association's 2016 Top 100 Events in North America, ABA celebrates 34 years of the program. What began as a way for motorcoach operators to incorporate new product into their itineraries has grown to one of the most sought-after lists by travel professionals, motorcoach operators and the general public.
"The attractiveness of MID ATLANTIC AIR MUSEUM'S WWII WEEKEND as a don't-miss entertainment value is only part of why its selection this year is such a distinction for MID ATLANTIC AIR MUSEUM'S WWII WEEKEND," said Peter J. Pantuso, CTIS, ABA's president and CEO. "The real news here is that MID ATLANTIC AIR MUSEUM'S WWII WEEKEND has been recognized as a potential magnet for tourism dollars, at a time when reenergizing domestic tourism is so important to our spirit and our economy. The honor gives MID ATLANTIC AIR MUSEUM'S WWII WEEKEND an important boost in visibility among professional tour planners."
MID ATLANTIC AIR MUSEUM'S WWII WEEKEND is truly a local economic asset.
ABA's 2016 Top 100 Events Selection Committee selected MID ATLANTIC AIR MUSEUM'S WWII WEEKEND from hundreds of event nominations submitted by ABA members. Judges considered the event's broad appeal, its accessibility to motorcoaches and skill at handling large groups, and a variety of other relevant criteria.