Best Cultural Event or Festival

Scotland is the Perfect Stage for events. For large scale one-off events to local and community festivals, Scotland really knows how to put on a show! This category celebrates events which include, inspire and involve all guests, whether local or visiting and provide a platform for Scotland to show off its greatest features.

Who should enter?

Organisers of new or established local, regional or international events of any size. Please note that the event must have taken place within twelve months of the application date and outcomes should be known at the time of submission.

What the judges are looking for:

Evidence of media attention, local collaborations and the benefits to Scotland’s visitor economy. What made your event a success, what was innovative new and different? Evidence that provides both qualitative and quantitative measures.