• Best of Northwest 2016 Winners (Listed)

    Drum roll, please! The votes have been counted, and it is now time for the big reveal of the 2016 Best of the Northwest, chosen by meeting and event planners, topnotch service providers and other industry experts. Raise a glass to toast this year’s winners!

     
    POSTED October 20, 2016
     

Best of Alaska

Best Attraction

THE WINNER IS: Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve

Runners-up
» Denali National Park & Preserve
» Mendenhall Glacier

Best Convention/Conference Venue

THE WINNER IS: Anchorage Convention Centers

Runners-up
» Alyeska Resort
» Hilton Anchorage

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

THE WINNER IS: The Hotel Captain Cook

Runners-up
» Alyeska Resort
» Hilton Anchorage

Best Resort

THE WINNER IS: Waterfall Resort Alaska

Runners-up
» The Lodge at Denali Park Village
» Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge
» Alyeska Resort

Best of British Columbia

Best Attraction

THE WINNER IS: The Butchart Gardens

Runners-up
» Whistler
» Stanley Park

Best Convention/Conference Venue

THE WINNER IS: Fairmont Waterfront

Runners-up
» Vancouver Convention Centre
» Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

THE WINNER IS: Four Seasons Resort and Residences Whistler

Runners-up
» Fairmont Waterfront
» Westin Resort & Spa, Whistler

Best Resort

THE WINNER IS: Whistler Blackcomb

Runners-up
» Fairmont Chateau Whistler
» Harrison Hot Springs Resort & Spa

Best of Idaho

Best Attraction

THE WINNER IS: Sun Valley

Runners-up
» The Coeur d’Alene
» Silverwood Theme Park

Best Convention/Conference Venue

THE WINNER IS: Boise Centre

Runners-up
» The Coeur d’Alene
» Shore Lodge

Best Hotel with Meeting/Event Space

THE WINNER IS: Shore Lodge

Runners-up
» The Coeur d’Alene
» Sun Valley 

Best Resort

THE WINNER IS: The Coeur d’Alene

Runners-up
» Sun Valley
» Shore Lodge

Best of Oregon

Best Casino

THE WINNER IS: Spirit Mountain Casino

Runners-up
» Wildhorse Resort & Casino
» Chinook Winds Casino Resort

Best A/V Provider

THE WINNER IS: Greenlight Creative

Runners-up
» PSAV
» Allied Video Productions

Best Catering Company

THE WINNER IS: Elephants Catering & Events

Runners-up
» Food in Bloom Catering
» Crave Catering

Best Convention/Conference Venue

THE WINNER IS: Salem Convention Center

Runners-up
» Sunriver Resort
» Oregon Convention Center

Best Event Decor Provider

THE WINNER IS: Vibrant Flowers

Runners-up
» Green Thumb Flower Box Florists
» Royce’s Prop Shop

Best Hotel/Resort with More Than 200 Rooms with Meeting/Event Space

THE WINNER IS: 
The Benson

Runners-up
» The Nines
» Wildhorse Resort & Casino

Best Hotel/Resort with Less Than 200 Rooms with Meeting/Event Space

THE WINNER IS: The Heathman Hotel

Runners-up
» The Grand Hotel in Salem
» Hotel Vintage Portland

Best Rental Service

THE WINNER IS: A to Z Party Rentals

Runners-up
» West Coast Event Productions

» The Party Place

Best Transportation Provider/Valet Services

THE WINNER IS: MTRWestern

Runners-up
» Northwest Navigator
» Lucky Limousine and Towncar Service

Best Entertainment Provider

THE WINNER IS: Hit Machine

Runner-up
» Portland Photobooth

Best of Washington

Best Casino

THE WINNER IS: Tulalip Resort Casino

Runners-up
» Snoqualmie Casino
» Northern Quest Resort & Casino

Best A/V Provider

THE WINNER IS: Blue Danube Productions

Runners-up
» PSAV
» Hollywood Lights

Best Catering Company

THE WINNER IS: 
Kaspars Special Events & Catering Lisa Dupar Catering (Tie)

Runner-up
» Herban Feast 

Best Convention/Conference Venue

THE WINNER IS: Meydenbauer Center & Washington State Convention Center (Tie)

Runner-up
» Bell Harbor International Conference Center

Best Event Decor Provider

THE WINNER IS: PJ Hummel & Co.

Runners-up
» Tolo Events
» Fena Flowers

Best Hotel/Resort with More Than 200 Rooms with Meeting/Event Space

THE WINNER IS: Fairmont Olympic Hotel

Runners-up
» Suncadia Resort
» Hotel Murano Tacoma

Best Hotel/Resort with Less Than 200 Rooms with Meeting/Event Space

THE WINNER IS: Salish Lodge & Spa

Runners-up
» Willows Lodge
» Four Seasons Hotel Seattle

Best Rental Service

THE WINNER IS: Pedersen’s Event Rentals

Runners-up
» CORT Party Rental
» PJ Hummel & Co.

Best Transportation Provider/Valet Services

THE WINNER IS: Butler Seattle

Runners-up
» MTRWestern
» Pacific Northwest Limousine Service
» Blackstone Limo

Best Entertainment Provider

THE WINNER IS: Nash Fung

Runners-up
» Wave Link Music
» Animate Objects Physical Theater

These companies have done their best to earn your business and trust, and this was your chance to return the favor. Here are the restaurants, hotels, venues and service providers you picked for the Best of Texas readers’ choice awards.


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BEST MEETING/EVENT VENUE (in DFW Metro, No Hotel)

 

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Congratulations to the finalists for Minnesota Meetings + Events' 2016 readers’ choice awards! We look forward to celebrating with you and announcing the winners and 2016 Hall of Fame inductees on Thursday, April 6 at Solar Arts by Chowgirls.