The big draw festival 2018 people's choice award: VOTING NOW OPEN!
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The new Big Draw Festival People's Choice Award accompanies our 8 annual, panel selected Big Draw Festival Awards that recognise the innovation, energy and resourcefulness of Big Draw Festival organisers' events.
MEET THE WINNERS OF THE BIG DRAW FESTIVAL 2017 PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD
Many thanks to everyone who visited and voted for Big Draw Festival events in 2017. The votes have been counted and verified and with 20% of the public vote, the winner of The Big Draw Festival's inaugural People's Choice Award 2017 is:
THE DRAWING CIRCUS FOR THEIR LIVING LINES EVENT: THE RISE AND FALL OF THE DRAWING CIRCUS, BRIGHTON, UK
The runners up are:
Tamworth Arts & Events (18%) also selected by the panel for The Community, Libraries and Participatory Award
Gloucester Cathedral (11%)
Fulborn Arts (11%)
Royal British Society of Sculptors (8%) also selected by the panel for The Museums & Galleries Award
Young Animators Club (7%) also selected by the panel for Art Clubs & Societies Award
As you can see the voting was very close, a heartfelt congratulations to everyone who received nominations:
Beningbrough Hall, Ruskin in Sheffield, North Yorkshire County Record Office, Northlands Wood Primary Academy, Museum in The Park, artsdepot, Stanley Grove Primary Academy, Criftins CE Primary School, Dottie's Café, Cheltenham Library, Rugby Art Gallery and Museum and Arnolfini.
Congratulations! Take a look at all of our Big Draw Festival 2017 Award winners here.
The People's Choice Award 2017 is generously supported by Marmalade on Toast.