Scottish Thistle Awards 2022/23 - The Shortlist
More than one hundred tourism businesses and events have been shortlisted for a regional accolade in Scotland’s premier tourism and events awards.
Accommodation providers, visitor attractions, hotels, restaurants, events and individuals the length and breadth of the country are in the running for a Scottish Thistle Award, as the shortlist for the regional finals is revealed.
The shortlist has been published on the Scottish Thistles website.
The Scottish Thistle Awards, which for the first time this year includes a media partnership with News Scotland, shine a spotlight on individual businesses and people working in this vital part of the Scottish economy, which is worth £11.5 billion.
Read the News UK article partnership announcement.
This year’s shortlist for the Lothian & Borders; Central, Fife & Tayside and West Regional Finals includes:
- Edinburgh International Festival which is shortlisted in the Outstanding Cultural Event or Festival category.
- The Helix, Home of the Kelpies shortlisted in the Best Visitor Attraction Experience category.
- The Mull of Galloway Trust, Scotland’s most southerly point, which is shortlisted in the Best Self-Catering Experience category.
These regional finalists will now come head-to-head with competition from other tourism businesses and events in their area at five different regional award ceremonies to be held in October and November.