Event of the Year Award – recognises an event which has achieved the highest level of excellence or has made a major contribution to the professionalism of the Industry.
Private Sector: Sky Safari, Black Deer Festival, Party at The Palace, West Country Food Adventures
Public Sector: Culture Liverpool with Dream Giant Spectacular , Gloucester Tall Ships and Adventure Festival, Clacton Air show, Armed Forces Day National Event Salisbury
Event Supplier of the Year – Open to individuals and companies who supply first class products/equipment/entertainment to those within the Events Industry.
Infrastructure: Arnold Clark Car & Van Rental, SimpliWiFi, Event Traffic Control, Fineline Lighting Ltd, 2CL Communications
Services: Training 4 Resilience, Security Scotland, Number 8 Events Ltd, Controlled Events
Sporting Event of the Year Award – Open to any event involving a sporting activity whether it is a participating or spectator event
The Weston Beach Race, The Leeds Castle Triathlon. Bournemouth 7’s. Berghaus Dragon’s Back Race
Small Festival of the Year Award – For any event that attracts less than 5,000 attendees.
Street Food Warehouse, Underneath the Stars Festival, DadFest, Eilean Dorcha Festival
Large Festival of the Year Award – For any festival that attracts 5,000 attendees or more
Bournemouth 7’s Festival, Victorious Festival, Cowal Highland Gathering, Leeds Castle Classical Concert (Heritage Events)
Caterer of the Year Award – For any in house or external caterers or outside caterer of any size or type
High Steaks: The Mighty Soft Shell Crab: Kinori: Blu Fire Caribbean and Mutton Shack