Traverse City continues to collect tourism accolades

The National Cherry Festival brings in thousands of families for the week-long celebrations.

Traverse City has been named one of America's Top 10 tourist towns by the readers of Family Fun Magazine.

The magazine, that has a circulation of over 2 million readers, asked 2,000 moms with children aged 8-12 to rate 360 popular destinations and Traverse City placed eighth.

Mackinaw City took the prize as the number one tourist town.

Last month, Fodor's named Traverse City one of America's 10 best small towns. The town has also collected awards from National Geographic, the Travel Channel and Money Magazine.

Here's a look at the list from Family Fun Magazine:

1. Mackinaw City Michigan

2. Monterey, California

3. Lake Tahoe Region, California/Nevada

4. Gulf Shores, Alabama

5. St. Augustine, Florida

6. Duluth, Minnesota

7. Wildwood and Cape May, New Jersey

8. Traverse City, Michigan

9. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

10. Wilmington, North Carolina