Fantastic for Families Audience Choice Award

Fantastic for Families Awards

Vote for your favourite family-friendly organisation

2017 has been a busy year for Fantastic for Families! Have you been impressed by your local venue, a visiting theatre-company, or a trip to an art gallery or museum? If so, this is your chance to let them know - simply cast your vote and let that organisation know why you think they are Fantastic for Families. You could win an iPad Mini in the process!

To Vote and to enter into the prize draw to win an iPad Mini, search for your favourite Organisation or browse through the list here. Click through to that organisation's profile, where you will be able to cast your vote.

Entries are open until 10th January 2018.

Discover and visit award-winning family organisations near you

The Winner of the Audience Choice award will be announced at a ceremony in March, along with other winners chosen by our expert judging panel. Every year we hold an awards ceremony, recognising the outstanding arts and cultural activities taking place across the country for families. You can find out about current award-winning event organisers near you on this website, and discover their upcoming events for families.

Brighton Theatre Royal & Herringbone Arts. Photo: Rachel CherryBrighton Theatre Royal & Herringbone Arts. Photo cr. Rachel Cherry

2017's winners were...

Best Family Event:

Best Family Venue:

Best Family Welcome:

Best Age-Friendly Event

  • St Georges Bristol and Cardiff County & Vale of Glamorgan Symphonic Brass for Lunchtime Concert

Best Family-Friendly Workplace

Audience Choice Award

Highly Commended

  • Wigmore Hall for Sir Scallywag and the Battle of Stinky Bottom
  • Liverpool Phil for Family Concerts
  • MishMash Productions for Hubbub
  • Discovery Centre and Z-arts for Bear Hunt, Chocolate Cake and Bad Things
  • Yorkshire Sculpture Park for Capture, Snap, Play: Photography for Tiny Children
  • Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Fountation Trust for GOSH Family Arts Week
  • Oxford Philharmonic for FUNomusica: Just the Job!


Where's your favourite place to spend time as a family? We'll be asking YOU for your nominations later this year via our mailing this - sign up to receive a reminder.


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