The Parks Trust shortlisted for Events Organiser of the Year

15 October 2018

The Parks Trust is delighted to have been shortlisted for Event Organiser of the Year as part of the National Outdoor Events Association Awards. The NOEA recognises organisations nationally who have excelled within the outdoor events sector.

The NOEA 15th annual Convention and Awards Dinner will be held in Roman Baths and Pump Rooms, Bath on November 21st, 2018. The NOEA is the only trade association specialising in the outdoor events industry who connect over 500 members together in the world of outdoor events. The association encourages and progresses best practice within the events industry and highlights under represented parties as well as challenging approaches within the industry.

Alistair Turner, head judge and managing director of Eight PR & Marketing, said: “The quality of entry was exceptional… It is a huge achievement for those shortlisted today and we look forward to seeing who is named as winners in November.”

Julie Dawes, Events & Community Engagement Manager for The Parks Trust, commented: “As members of National Outdoor Events Association, we are very pleased to have been shortlisted for Event Organiser of the Year by NOEA Awards.  We have seen over 500 outdoor events and activities taking place in our parks and green spaces this year offering something for everyone, whatever their age, interest or ability from festivals to charity runs, outdoor arts installations to community cultural celebrations, the variety and scale of the outdoor activities enabled by our team is amazing and being a finalist for NOEA Awards makes all the hard work worth it!”

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