2019 Awards – Dates & Categories

Want to know what’s happening when? Here are the important dates for your diary, along with the categories for the Little Vikings Awards 2019 in full. This year’s Little Vikings Awards are proudly sponsored by Dalby Forest.

Dates For Your Diary

Open for nominations: Wednesday 19th September 2018 to midnight on 15th October 2018
Shortlist announced: Mid-November 2018
Cast your votes between: Mid-November 2018 and midnight on 31st December 2018
Results announced: Early January 2019

Little Vikings Awards 2019 – Categories

Special recognition award

Nominate a place, person, club or anything else that you think deserves special recognition for how great they are for kids in York.

Attractions (Sponsored by En Pointe Classical Dance School)

Best attraction
Best chocolate experience
Best gory experience

Days out

Best day out with….an adventure playground
Best day out with….rides
Best day out with….animals
Best festival for kids
Best rainy day destination
Best Christmas experience (including Santa’s grotto) 

Classes for kids (Sponsored by Rainbows Ceramics)

Best baby/toddler swimming class
Best swimming class (aged 4+)
Best active class (not swimming)
Best drama class
Best dance class
Best pregnancy class
Best music class
Best cookery class
Best STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) class
Best holiday club/workshop 

Out & About

Best shop for kids/families
Best shoe shop for kids

Birthday parties

Best birthday party provider
Best birthday party entertainer


Best cinema
Best theatre


Best family-friendly self-catering accommodation, including camping and glamping
Best family-friendly B&B
Best family-friendly hotel

Food & drink

Best breakfast
Best lunch
Best dinner
Best Sunday roast
Best place for ice cream
Best place for hot chocolate
Best date night destination

Childcare (Sponsored by My Baby Can Dance)

Best nursery 

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