Congratulations 2020 BOB Award Food + Drink Winners!

For over 20 years, Charlotte magazine has dedicated its May issue to the Best of the Best in Charlotte. We call it the BOB Awards for short, and we recognize the city’s finest in food and drink, entertainment, shopping, mind and body, and more. After the list is published in May, we host a huge party to celebrate the winners.

Join us at the 2020 Best of the Best Party!

Our annual Best of the Best Party has become one of the most anticipated events in the city. During the event, attendees eat, drink, dance, and enjoy live entertainment as we celebrate with the Best of the Best in the city. This year’s event is on Thursday, May 28th at the Mint Museum Uptown from 6:30-9:30p. See scenes from our 2019 event, here. This year’s theme is a summer garden party.

BOB Award-winning restaurants, bakeries, coffee shops, breweries & more are invited to participate in the Best of the Best Party as a Food + Drink Sponsor.

Food + Drink Sponsorship Overview:

  • Restaurants to provide complimentary tasting samples from venue (550 minimum). Includes one table at event.
  • Beer/wine/liquor sponsors to supply products for event bar areas.
  • Sponsor name and link on event webpage through Dec. 31, 2020. Receives over 60K+ views.
  • Sponsor name and link within a minimum of two (2) event e-blasts to 40K+ e-newsletter subscribers.
  • One (1) 1/6 page advertisement within Charlotte magazine. Ad must run in 2020, restaurant must supply ad creative. ($1,070 value).

A limited number of sponsorships are available. Reserve your spot soon! 

To participate, complete the form below. For any questions contact Kristy Thompson at