Sponsored by TicketQuarter, the awards celebrate the region’s best tourism businesses and individuals, is urging all award hopefuls to submit their entries as soon as possible
Entries are now open for the Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards which take place at St George’s Hall on Thursday, May 24 next year.
Sponsored by TicketQuarter, the awards celebrate the region’s best tourism businesses and individuals, and organisers are urging all award hopefuls to submit their entries.
The 16 categories cover the whole industry and include: Hotel of the Year, Entertainment Venue of the Year, Excellence in Business Tourism and Tourism Star.
Peter Sandman, head of visitor economy for the Liverpool City Region Local Enterprise Partnership, said: “Over the years these awards have built a strong reputation for rewarding and celebrating the cream of the crop from our impressive tourism sector.
“This event provides the perfect setting to acknowledge not only industry excellence but also recognise the major role the sector has on the region’s economy.”
Organiser Cathryn O’Grady from Eventful Events added: “Entries for the Tourism Awards grow year on year and by opening the application process earlier we hope to engage further with the vast array of visitor economy businesses the city region has to offer.’’
The 16 categories are:
• Hotel of the Year
• Guest Accommodation / B & B of the Year
• Serviced Apartment of the Year
• Small Visitor Attraction of the Year
• Large Visitor Attraction of the Year
• Taste Liverpool
• Small Tourism Event of the Year
• Large Tourism Event of the Year
• Tourism Experience of the Year
• Bar/Pub of the Year
• Excellence in Business Tourism
• Entertainment Venue of the Year
• Independent Tourism Business of the Year
• Best Newcomer to the Visitor Economy
• Tourism Star
• Tourism Young Person
The deadline for entries is Friday, January 12, 2018. Further details, and an entry form are available from: www.lcrtourismawards.com or by contacting the organisers, Eventful, on: 0844 809 4399 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org