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The British Association of Leisure Parks, Piers and Attractions

BALPPA Excellence Awards 2018


The FEC Excellence Awards return to Drayton Manor on Monday 26th November!

Thankyou to our Sponsors



Monday 26th November 2018 – Book Your Award Dinner Tickets Now !!

Building on the success of the inaugural 2018 event …this event returns for 2018 with plans to be even bigger and better, with additional award categories!

This event celebrates excellence within the leisure industry for FEC and Indoor Play operators, providing an opportunity for BALPPA Members and non Members to nominate others or self nominate their business across several categories of awards.

More than 200 people attended the 2017 FEC Excellence Awards at Drayton Manor and it was a great celebration of all that is special about the Leisure & Play Industry in the UK.

Listed below are the 2018 Award Categories , the new categories have been expanded to provide an opportunity for all BALPPA operator members to nominate their organisation too . We believe that the wider categories offer something for all operators to engage with .

  • AWARD 1 FEC Excellence in Food & Beverage

  • AWARD 2 FEC Attraction of the Year – under 12,000 sq ft

  • AWARD 3 – FEC Attraction of the Year – over 12,000 sq ft

  • AWARD 4 – BALPPA Employee of Excellence
  • AWARD 5 – FEC Trade Supplier of the Year supporting Excellence
  • AWARD 6 – BALPPA FEC ‘One to Watch’ Site of Excellence
  • AWARD 7– BALPPA – Digital Communication & Presence Award (New)
  • AWARD 8BALPPA -Innovation Award (New)
  • AWARD 9 – BALPPA– Early Years Healthy Futures Nursery Award (New)
  • AWARD 10 – BALPPA – Inclusivity Award (New)

Award Guidelines and booking forms – for more information contact tracey@nullbalppa.org

Hosted again in 2018 at the Drayton Manor Hotel, this event promises to be an enjoyable evening of celebration, entertainment, networking, fundraising and fun!


Book your Award Dinner tickets below if you are a BALPPA Member

If you are not a BALPPA Member Book your Award Dinner tickets here 



Interested in Sponsoring ? Download Sponsorship Programme here 2018 Sponsorshipv3   or Contact  tracey@nullbalppa.org  





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