July 24-25-26: South Huron, Ontario / Grand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland and Labrador / Barrie, Ontario / Millet, Alberta
- Judges Berta Briggs from Wetaskiwin, AB Canada and Karin Rindal from Centreville, VA USA are evaluating the Municipality of South Huron, Ontario. South Huron is participating in the Population 5,001 – 10,000 category.
- Judges Susan Ellis from Pembroke, ON and Tina Liu from Ottawa, ON are evaluating the Town of Grand Falls-Windsor. Grand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland and Labrador is participating in the Population 10,001 – 30,000 category.
- Judges Bob Lewis from Ottawa, Ontario and John Lohuis from Tillsonburg, Ontario are evaluating the City of Barrie, Ontario. Barrie is participating in the Circle of Excellence – Evaluated category.
- Judges Lorna McIlroy from Grande Prairie, AB and Gaétan Deschênes from Saint-Basile-le-Grand, QC are evaluating the Town of Millet, Alberta. Millet is participating in the Circle of Excellence – Evaluated category.