Since 1997, Charlotte magazine has dedicated its May issue to the BEST OF THE BEST. We call it The BOBs, and we recognize the city's finest in food and drink, nightlife, entertainment, shopping, mind and body, and more–hundreds of winners in all. And then we throw a huge PARTY! 2015 BOB winners were announced in our May issue. To purchase the issue, click here.
2016 BOB Awards Voters' Choice Schedule:
Each year, Charlotte magazine develops two sets of winners for our BOBs issue. One list is chosen by our editors and writers. The other is chosen by you, our readers, in online polling. There are four sections that will have multiple open-ended categories. Each section will be open for two weeks. Here are the dates and sections below:
Media + Arts + Events: January 25 - February 7
Services + Family: February 8 - February 21
Dining + Nightlife: February 22 - March 6
Shopping + Home: March 7 - March 20
*VOTERS' CHOICE TOOL KIT - We put together this little tool kit to help you get the word out to vote for your business here.
*HALL OF FAME - Are you a previous BOB Award Winner? Learn about our BOB Awards Hall of Fame section in our May issue here.
2015 BOB Award Winners:
The 2015 BOB Award Winners have been announced in our May issue. Congratulations to all the winners! See all the winners by clicking here. *If you are a 2015 BOB Award winner, click here for your Winner's Tool Kit to spread the word that you're the BEST of the BEST!
2015 BOB Awards Party:
Giant thanks to everyone who came out and celebrated at Charlotte for the 2015 Best of the Best (BOB) Awards Party, presented by Red Ventures. Thank you to: Amelie's French Bakery, Catch on Seafood, Duckworth's Grill & Taphouse, Fahrenheit Charlotte, Leroy Fox, Libretto's Pizzeria, Magnolia Coffee, and Nourish for serving samples all night! Thanks to all who donated and bid in the BOB Awards Silent Auction. We raised $7,000 for Hands On Charlotte!
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