Skip to content

It’s time!

It’s time to nominate your favorite businesses and/or individuals for the Best of the Parkland Contest!!!!  

WHO? Anyone can nominate one business/individual per category.  The nominated business must be located in the Parkland Area (St Francois, Ste Genevieve, Iron, Madison, and Washington Counties).  The top 5 with the most nominations in each category will move on to the voting round.

WHAT? The 2024 Best of the Parkland Contest is the Daily Journal’s 8th annual poll to distinguish the best of the Best in over 100 categories.

WHERE? Nominations and Voting take place online. Go to and register using your email address.

WHEN?  Nominations begin at 8:00am on March 4th and end at midnight on March 24th.  Voting will begin at 8:00 am on April 1st and ends at Midnight on April 14th.  Be sure to pick up a copy of the Voters Guide which can be found inside the Daily Journal on 3/30.  The Winners will be announced in the Best of the Parkland Winners Magazine which publishes the week of May 25th.

If you have a business and would like to promote it during the Best of the Parkland Contest please contact Michelle Menley at or Debbi Strange at or call 573-431-2010.