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Congratulations to all the winners, runner-ups and nominees for the 2018 Golden Owl Awards. Thank you to everyone who came out to make this year’s show the biggest yet and embrace the beginning of a new era for Vancouver’s hospitality awards!

The Parlour

Best Atmosphere

Runner Up: Wildebeest

Reflections – Rosewood Hotel Georgia

Best Hotel Lounge

Runner Up: The Lobby Lounge – Fairmont Pacific Rim

Alibi Room

Best Pub

Runner Up: The American

Alex Black – Wildebeest

Best Bartending Personality

Runner Up: Brian Grant – Resurrection Spirits

The Keefer

Best Late Night Lounge

Runner Up: Granville Room

The RIO Theatre

Best Subculture Venue

Runner Up: Calabash

The Commodore Ballroom

Best Live Music Venue

Runner Up: Fortune Sound Club

Bells & Whistles

Best New Destination

Runner Up: D/6 Bar & Lounge

Micky Valens – Hello Goodbye Bar

Manager of the Year

Runner Up: Alex Zabori – Aura Nightclub

Fortune Sound Club

Nightclub of the Year

Runner Up: Twelve West

Lia Liza

Breakout Artist of the Year

Runner Up: Oki Freshwater

Tiesto – Harbour Convention Centre

DJ Event of the Year

Runner Up: Odesza – PNE Forum

Vancouver Craft Beer Week

Social Event of the Year

Runner Up: Deighton Cup


Best Service Experience

Runner Up: St Lawrence

The Comedy Mix

Best Comedy Experience

Runner Up: Yuk Yuks

St Lawrence

Best Food Experience

Runner Up: Osteria Savio Volpe

The Shameful Tiki Room

Best Cocktail Experience

Runner Up: The Diamond


Best Brunch Experience

Runner Up: Wildebeest

Parallel 49 Brewing

Best Brewery Experience

Runner Up: Strathcona Brewing

This is Blueprint

Hospitality Group of the Year

Runner Up: Safe & Sound Entertainment