Voting for Festival Awards Europe 2011 opens

Vote for your favourite festivals and artists in the European Festival Awards and you could be in with the chance of winning two tickets to every winning festival.

Nine categories are up for voting, including Best Major Festival, Best Medium Sized Festival, Best Small Festival, Best New Festival, and Best Indoor Festival.

Artists will also be rewarded with four categories for Anthem of the Year, Best Headline Performance, Best Newcomer Award, and Line-up of the Year.

Pinkpop, Roskilde Festival, Rock Werchter, EXIT Festival and Dour Festival are all nominated, amongst others, for the Best Major Festival.

Open Air St. Gallen, Melt! Festival, Off Festival and Bilbao BBK Live have all been nominated, amongst others, for the Best Medium Sized Festival.

Arcade Fire, Foo Fighters, Kanye West, Arctic Monkeys and Prince have all been nominated, amongst others, for Best Headline Performance.

The deadline for voting is 6 December. Vote for the Festival Awards Europe 2011 now.