Travelocity Names Plumb Nellie Day Festival A Top Insider SpotThe votes are in! The Plumb Nellie Day Festival in Branson has been recognized as one of the Top 10 local favorites for Missouri in Travelocitys 2005 Local Secrets, Big Finds poll. More than 30,000 nominations poured in from Travelocity members around North America, challenging Travelocitys editorial team to search for the best of the best local finds in each state. A comprehensive list of unique places worth seeking out, "Local Secrets, Big Finds" is packed with treasures that no other guidebook boasts. This online collection will send you straight to the heart of your destination, revealing those hidden gems across the country that are often overlooked by tourists, but are the very places where the locals often go. Events such as Plumb Nellie Days, May 20-22, celebrate North America in its rugged beauty and its quiet sunsets, in fabulous food and fun festivals. Some can be found in your very own backyard. "This massive project is one of the most valuable tools for travelers in search of authentic local flavor or even something off the beaten path, said Amy Ziff, Travelocity editor-at-large, This list is by travelers for travelers. Every winner should be extremely proud to have been named."
Ziff notes that both locals and visitors can use the list to find the wonders where you live or go in search of unique places when you find yourself on the road.
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