The visit.brussels Awards are divided in 9 categories, each representing one of the sectors which help make Brussels this great place for escape, wonder and relaxation:
EVENING EXPERIENCE 2017
Recognizes a concept that contributes to the richness of Brussels' parties.
MOST NOTED EXHIBITION 2017
Recognizes a major exhibition that has contributed to the cultural and tourist standing of Brussels.
INTERNATIONAL EVENT 2017
Recognizes a major event or international congress directed to the general public in Brussels.
INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS & FAIR 2017*
Recognizes a convention or major international event held in Brussels for professionals.
*NB: the “INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS & FAIR” category will only be submitted to the jury vote.
BEST GASTRONOMIC CONCEPT 2017
Recognizes a gourmet activity, event, or concept that enhances Brussels' tourist offerings (HORECA establishments that apply will be judged on the concept rather than the quality of their cuisine or service).
NEW EVENT & TOURISTIC LOCATION 2017
Recognizes the opening or renovation of a place vital to the tourist and/or event image of Brussels.
HOTEL NEWCOMER 2017
Recognises a new concept, innovation, or renovation in the Brussels hotel industry.
PUBLIC INITIATIVE 2017
Recognizes a government agency or similar initiative (quasi-governmental companies, one of the 19 communes, regional agencies, etc.) having contributed to our capital's tourist appeal.
UNEXPECTED & ORIGINAL CONCEPT 2017
A brand-new and original project that contributes to Brussels’ tourism image, but which the concept or nature makes it in a category of its own.