HERRIN -- This years HerrinFesta Italiana festival taking place its twenty third year is really a timely occasion. It holds the distinction of getting the declares best festival or event as announced in the The state of illinois Governors Meeting on Tourism held in February at the Palmer House within Chicago. And one of this yrs entertainers, Nashville artist Thomas Rhett that will perform Weekend, May twenty-five, is watching his current hit song, Get Myself Some of Of which, soar also higher. The particular song leaped from to four on this weeks Billboard Very hot Country Chart. Were very excited arriving off that will news, stated HerrinFesta Leader Cris Trapani about becoming selected the states best festival. Trapani said this particular years 8-10 day providing of events mirrors final years party, but the numbers are larger in terms of contribution and work. Monday times Miss HerrinFesta Scholarship Pageant that commences at 7 pm inside Herrin Civic Center offers its largest field regarding contestants actually as twenty two young local ladies compete for the overhead, Trapani stated. Tuesday evenings HerrinFesta Italiana Honorees Fête beginning at 6 pm in the Herrin Elk Membership is always what Trapani described as a hot event, since past and current celebration honorees are given tribute in addition to honored. You will find unique actions such as a skill contest beginning at 6 pm Wed in the Herrin Civic Centre and art exhibition on Thursday subsidized by Herrin Hospital in addition to Southern Il Healthcare. Entertainment begins Friday with About three Days Elegance named since Billboards Rock and roll Artist of the Year in 2007. Their own current Transportation of Abendstern album is usually nominated for Rock Record of the Year in Canadas prestigious Juno Awards. Famous rock band Azure Oyster Cult returns to do on Saturday. They are included in the well-known cable television community VH1s count-down of finest hard rock and roll bands of them all. Garden Town, Mo. indigenous and Nashville artist Tyler Farr may perform on Monday, May possibly 26. Their current individual Whiskey in My Water, continues to be on the Billboard Hot Region Chart for 12 days. Trapani said he as well as other HerrinFesta committee in charge of a particular competition, golf course, rules of golf committee, etc. members usually are estimating between 30, 1000 to 45, 000 people attending this years event. We want to carry on making this a high quality event, Trapani said. To find out more about this many years HerrinFesta Italiana festival such as the opportunity to obtain tickets, head to www.herrinfesta.com.