UK Festival Awards 2010: winners in full

Scenes at The UK Festival Awards 2010 by Sara Bowrey
Scenes at The UK Festival Awards 2010 by Sara Bowrey

The winners of this year's UK Festival Awards were announced during a glitzy ceremony at indigO2 in London tonight (Thursday).

A packed venue saw the Bestival team have one of their most successful years to date with Bestival 2010 taking home the Best Major Festival prize and sister event Camp Festival 2010 claiming the Best Family Festival honour.

There were also wins for Green Man Festival, Kendal Calling, RockNess, T In The Park and Creamfields.

The full list of winners is as follows:

Best Major Festival – Bestival
Best Medium-Sized Festival – Green Man Festival
Best Small Festival – Kendal Calling
Best Overseas Festival – Snowbombing
Line Up Of The Year – RockNess
Best Metropolitan Festival – Gaymers Camden Crawl
Best Dance Event – Creamfields
The Grass Roots Festival Award – 2000 Trees Festival
The Greener Festival Award – Croissant Neuf Summer Party
Best Toilets – T in the Park
Best Family Festival – Camp Bestival
Best New Festival – Vintage at Goodwood

Headline Performance of the Year – AC/DC at Download
Best Breakthrough Artist – Mumford and Sons
Feel-Good Act of the Summer – Paulo Nutini
Anthem of the Summer     – Florence and The Machine – ‘You've Got The Love’
Virtual Festivals Critics' Choice Award – Biffy Clyro at Glastonbury Festival

The Lifetime Achievement Award – Geoff Ellis
Promoter of the Year – Glastonbury Festival
Outstanding Contribution to Festival Production – Neil McDonald

Best Sponsor Activation     – Coca Cola Recycling Campaign

Festival tickets for many of the winners are now already on sale. Head to our tickets page to start buying tickets for 2011.