The 3rd Annual National Vintage Awards comes to the stunning regency spa town of Cheltenham this year! The red carpet is down, the chandelliers polished for an evening showcasing and celebrating the best in vintage inspired performers and businesses from across the UK. With special guests and surprises along the way, this is not a standard awards ceremony & is certainly not a night to be missed!
The evening commences from 7pm, relax in the sun or under the colonnade with your complimentary cocktail and seasonal entree meeting fellow vintage enthusiasts, business owners and performers.
At 8pm look up to the skies as Vintage Personality of the Year 2014 Kiki Deville steps out on the balcony to welcomes you inside into the stunning column lined ballroom.
Table seating gives you the opportunity to bring a group or meet new people.
Soak up the surroundings of this prestigious & glamourous setting coupled with signature centrepieces featuring stunning authentic vintage pieces that span the decades we all adore, are inspired by and are here to celebrate the new life that continues to be breathed into these past eras!
Your comperes for the evening from Will.i.am's team on The Voice to the voice of the burlesque world, its Vintage Personality of the Year 2014 Kiki Deville and west end actor, singer & dancer from Phantom of the Opera to hollywood film credits its Jonathan D Ellis.
The evening features a performance from each of the band & solo finalists, with the opportunity for you to be judge and vote for who you think is most deserving of the titles Best Vintage Style Entertainment (bands) & Best Vintage Style Performer (solo artist):
The Bluejays — Vintage Rock 'n' Roll band aiming to be more than just a covers band. They are striving to offer the most authentic and energetic vintage rock 'n' roll experience in the UK/Europe.
The Daisy Chains — six petticoated girls that all sing in beautiful close harmony as well as play drums, guitar, bass, trumpet, tenor and baritone saxophones! Step back in time to the 1950's.
The Glamophones — A breath of fresh air in an old fashioned way, featuring Carrie-Anne, Kate and Laura from Birmingham who just love a good vocal harmony.
Gloria Sunset — is one of the UK's busiest vintage singers. Glamorous, sophisticated and fun, Gloria has an authentic old fashioned voice and can replicate singing styles from 20's to 50's effortlessly.
Pete Wayre — delivers a crowd engaging experience of humour and strong vocals to transport people back to a time of period nostalgia. From Music Hall to 1940s — "Anything Goes" so get ready to tap those "Happy Feet"
Rose Devine — sings songs from the 30's, 40's, and 50's and covers modern songs with a strong vintage sound. Her sets have jazz, blues, big band, swing and often a surprise or two!
In addition to the entertainment sector of the Vintage Industry, the evening will be celebrating and rewarding the winner of categories including; Best Pin Up Model, Best Photographer, Online Vintage Shop, Best Vintage Reproduction, Beauty & Grooming and more...
With some of the finalists work displayed you can get to see first hand why they are the best in the business and meet the people behind some of the most vintage inspired creations!
This is more than an awards ceremony its a show, supper & celebration not to be missed!
Besides yourself.... our special guests for the evening are the reknowned and super talented - The Tootsie Rollers. They've sung for Richard Branson, were at this years Ascot & performing for Clare Balding on Channel 4 and on Wednesday 15th July a performance thats sure to impress and not to be missed at The National Vintage Awards ceremony this year!
Lord Holyrude Gramophone DJ completes the night, keeping you up on your feet and dancing until midnight!
Tickets include; Welcomed with Pimms or non-alcoholic cocktail & appetisers served outdoors between 7-8pm, indoor exhibition showcasing vintage reproduction clothing & photographers work, table seated for the vintage variety show of professional entertainment and prize giving, at the interval a summer buffet & after ceremony party.
There is a fully licensed bar onsite and wine can be preordered for your table before the event or during the drinks reception on the night.