Texas Independence Trail Region
Heritage Tourism Achievement Awards
The Trailblazer Award renamed
The Peggy Spradley Independence Trailblazer Award
Recognizes a person who has displayed outstanding professionalism, achievement and support of the Texas Independence Trail Region community.
2019 Peggy Spradley
2021 John Nau III, Texas Historic Commission, supporter of TITR
2022 Robert Oliver, preservationist, Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum project
The Spirit of Texas Independence Award
Recognizes partners with projects and programs within the Texas Independence Trail Region that have measurable impact on regional heritage tourism in a striking and powerful manner.
2019 (tie) Presidio La Bahia: WayBack Wednesdays program
2019 (tie) Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum: Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape America exhibit (Cuero, TX)
2021 Independence! A Lone Star Rises: Washington-on-the-Brazos Historical Foundation
2022 Fort Velasco Day/Exhibit (1830's Texas)
We thank everyone who nominated for these awards!