/ UK FESTIVAL AWARDS 2014 WINNERS


THE SHOW

Date: 1st December, 2014
Venue: The Roundhouse, London
Host: Huey Morgan

The most triumphant, upbeat and emotional UK Festival Awards event yet. More than 720,000 of the UK’s most passionate festival-goers rallied to cast their votes this year – a phenomenal 25% increase on last year’s figure.

And The Winners Were…
The following shortlists were decided by the online public vote:

Best Major Festival In association with: PlugGo
Glastonbury Festival


Best Medium-Sized Festival
In association with Eventbrite
We Are FSTVL


Best Small Festival
The Zoo Project Festival


Best New Festival
In association with ID&C
The Secret Festival


Best Family Festival
In association with Matthew Clark
Camp Bestival


Best Metropolitan Festival
Live at Leeds


Best Dance Event
In association with XL Video
Creamfields


The Grass Roots Festival Award
Leopallooza


Best Overseas Festival
In association with Yourope
Tomorrowland (Belgium)


Best Toilets
V Festival


Headline Performance of the Year
In association with SnoozeBox (curated by Gigwise)
The Libertines at British Summer Time, Hyde Park


Best Breakthrough Artist
In association with Last.fm (curated by Drowned In Sound)

Wolf Alice


Anthem of the Summer
In association with Clash Magazine
Calvin Harris ‘Summer’


The following more specialist awards are decided by panels of industry experts:

Line-Up Of The Year
Festival Number 6


Best Use of New Technology
In association with White Light
The Parklife Weekender – For their revolutionary portable substance-analysis system supplied by The Loop and working with Greater Manchester Police


Agency of the Year
In association with IQ Magazine
WME


Concession of the Year
Goodness Gracious Healthy Foods


The Greener Festival Award
In association with Bucks New University
Shambala


The Brand Activation Award
In association with The European Sponsorship Association
Malibu


The Extra-Festival Activity Award
In association with Airbeem
Beat Herder


Promoter of the Year
In association with Peppermint Bars
Rich Bryan (Bearded Theory)


The Outstanding Contribution to Festivals Award
In association with Intelligent Venue Solutions
Rob da Bank