Fantastic for Families Awards 2018 winners announced!

Fantastic for Families Awards

UK’s most family-friendly arts and cultural organisations recognised

  • Winners of the national Fantastic for Families Awards 2018 have been revealed at an awards ceremony at Carriageworks Theatre in Leeds
  • Eight awards were presented across 5 categories, judged by a team of experts in arts and culture for families
  • 12 organisations were recognised across the Awards which included Best Family Event, Venue and Welcome

The Fantastic for Families Awards Ceremony took place on Thursday 1st March 2018 at the Carriageworks Theatre in Leeds, recognising outstanding contributors to arts and culture for families. Awards recognised the most engaging events for families taking place over the last year as well as highlighting the outstanding organisers amongst the huge variety of organisations welcoming families across the UK.

Awards also recognised those who have considered the needs of older family members visiting an event, as well as organisations who have responded to the caring responsibilities of their own staff.

And the winners are:

Best Family Event Award

Best Family Venue Award

Best Family Welcome Award

Best Age-Friendly Welcome Award

Best Family-Friendly Workplace Initiative
In association with Parents in Performing Arts

PLUS: The Fantastic for Families Audience Choice Award went to:


View the full list of shortlisted organisations.

You can discover existing award-winning organisations near you on this website and find their upcoming events for families.


Classic FM
Age Of Creativity
Circus 250
The List
Get Creative
Arts Award
Theatre Tokens
Where Can We Go
London Theatre

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