Wasaga's Finest Citizens Awards

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Saturday, May 12, 2018 

Starting at 1:00 pm

Wasaga Beach RecPlex


The Town of Wasaga Beach annually honours the contributions of its citizens at Wasaga's Finest Citizens Awards.  Awards will include: Athlete of the Year, Sports Achievement, Volunteer Recognition, Historical Significance and Historical Appreciation Awards and The Order of Wasaga Beach.

To be eligible for these distinctions, nominees must be residents of Wasaga Beach, they may be nominated more than once, but may only win once and age is not a factor and should possess the following attributes:

  • Athlete of the Year should be participating at a provincial level or higher to qualify, age is not a factor;
  • Sports Achievement Awards for individuals and teams for any achievement in sport;
  • Volunteer Recognition Awards for dedicated & outstanding volunteers, who go above and beyond, organizing and inspiring others, events, programs or fundraising initiatives; 
  • Historical Significance Award to recognize cultural icons (including residential properties, local artifacts, landmarks, building structures, businesses, or locations that have a historical association and reveal aspects of local history);
  • Historical Appreciation Award to recognize individuals and/or organizations that have played a significant role in the promotion or conservation of the history of Wasaga Beach; and
  • Order of Wasaga Beach nominees should be those persons who enrich community life by contributing significantly to the improvement of arts, social, cultural & recreational conditions, by way of volunteering.

Nominations for Historical Awards - April 2nd, 2018 

Nominations for Sports Achievements, Volunteers & Order of Wasaga Beach will be received until Friday, April 13th, 2018


Those making nominations should complete the appropriate nomination form below:

Sports, Volunteer & Athletic Awards

Nomination Form:

Athlete of the Year

Sports Achievement Award

Volunteer Recognition Award


Joshua Pallas, Recreation Coordinator

by email at recreation@wasagabeach.com

by phone at 705.429.3321 x 21


Historical Awards

Historical Award

Nomination Form:

Historical Appreciation Award

Historical Signficance Award


Andrea Fay, Town Clerk

by email at clerk@wasagabeach.com

by phone at 705.429.3844 x 2223, or


Order of Wasaga Beach

Order of Wasaga.pdf


Candice Martynuik, Market/Special Events Coordinator

by email at msec@wasagabeach.com

by phone at 705.429.3844 x 2204