The European Festival Awards were initiated in 2010 by the European festival association Yourope and the festival website Virtual Festivals Europe. The organization announce the highly anticipated longlists today, with entries from more than 250 European Festivals representing over 30 different countries.
The event, created as a platform to celebrate and recognise the colossal vision, creativity and hard work which goes into producing Europe’s magnificent festival scene each year, will unite the continental festival industry under one roof for a unique opportunity to socialize, network and let its hair down in the wake of a challenging and eventful year for the sector. All gathered into a night of recognition. We recall the video summary of 2010 awards.
Festival Awards Europe 2010
The European Festival Awards, also known as UK Festival Awards, are aimed at European Festivals and their organizations, who make an important contribution to society. There are awards in 13 categories such as Best big European festival and Best European festival line-up. Now recall the atmosphere previous year with the launch party for 2011 edition.
Festival Awards Europe 2011
The winners, decided by a combination of public and industry vote, will be revealed and presented with their accolades at the gala ceremony, which features a big-name host, gourmet dinner, drinks reception, live entertainment and a lively aftershow party. This year’s event promises to be a very special day, will take place on December 3 at The Roundhouse, London.
Voting is open, voting your favorite festivals you can get tickets for the next editions eu.festivalawards.com/vote