Lowcountry Event

Winner: Charleston Animal Society Chili Cook-off & Oyster Roast

Finalist: Charleston Wine + Food Festival

Finalist: Holiday Festival of Lights

Finalist: Charleston Farmers Market

Finalist: Flowertown Festival

Best Place to Take a Tourist in Berkeley County

Winner: Cypress Gardens

Finalist: Volvo Car Stadium

Finalist: Mepkin Abbey

Finalist: Lake Moultrie

Best Place to Take a Tourist in Charleston County

Winner: South Carolina Aquarium

Finalist: The Battery

Finalist: Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

Finalist: Charleston City Market

Best Place to Take a Tourist in Dorchester County

Winner: Middleton Place

Finalist: Swig and Swine

Finalist: Francis Beidler Forest

Finalist: Historic Downtown Summerville

Best Place to Work

Winner: (SPAWAR) Naval Information Warfare Center Atlantic

Finalist: Charleston Animal Society

Finalist: MUSC

Finalist: Boeing

Destination Beach

Winner: Folly Beach

Finalist: Sullivan's Island

Finalist: Isle of Palms

Finalist: Kiawah Island

Family Beach

Winner: Isle of Palms

Finalist: Sullivan's Island

Finalist: Folly Beach

Finalist: Edisto Beach

Family-Friendly Event

Winner: Charleston RiverDogs game

Finalist: Boone Hall Pumpkin Patch

Finalist: Coastal Carolina Fair

Finalist: Flowertown Festival

Favorite Chef

Winner: Brett McKee

Finalist: Mike Lata

Finalist: Martha Lou Gadsden

Finalist: Rodney Scott

Foodie Event

Winner: Charleston Wine + Food Festival

Finalist: Charleston Greek Festival

Finalist: Gourmet and Grapes

Finalist: Taste of Charleston

Fundraising Event

Winner: Charleston Animal Society Chili Cook-off & Oyster Roast

Finalist: Cooper River Bridge Run

Finalist: Charleston Dragon Boat Festival

Finalist: Hootie & the Blowfish Homegrown concert

Hangout Beach

Winner: Folly Beach

Finalist: Sullivan's Island

Finalist: Isle of Palms

Finalist: Edisto Beach

Historical Site

Winner: The Battery

Finalist: Fort Sumter

Finalist: Charles Towne Landing

Finalist: Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

Local Artisan Goods

Winner: Charleston City Night Market

Finalist: Charleston Spice Company

Finalist: Cannonborough Collective

Finalist: Antiques & Artisans

Local Band

Winner: Hootie & the Blowfish

Finalist: Blue Dogs

Finalist: East Coast Party Band

Finalist: Plane Jane

Local Celebrity

Winner: Bill Murray

Finalist: Caitlyn the Dog

Finalist: Darius Rucker

 

Finalist: Stephen Colbert

Local Farmers Market

Winner: Charleston Farmers Market

Finalist: Mount Pleasant Farmers Market

Finalist: Johns Island Farmers Market

Finalist: Summerville Farmers Market

Local Mascot

Winner: Charlie T. RiverDog, Charleston RiverDogs

Finalist: Cool Ray, South Carolina Stingrays

Finalist: Stuffy, Charleston ENT & Allergy

Finalist: Clyde the Cougar, College of Charleston

Local Philanthropist

Winner: Anita Zucker

Finalist: Kay Hyman

Finalist: Shawn Jenkins

Finalist: Warren Peper

Local Politician

Winner: U.S. Rep. Joe Cunningham

Winner: U.S. Sen.Tim Scott

Finalist: Former Charleston Mayor Joe Riley

Finalist: U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham

Local Radio Personality

Winner: Bobby Hartin, ESPN Radio 98.9

Finalist: Bobby Bones, 103.5 WEZL

Finalist: Brooke Ryan, Mix 95.9

Finalist: Jessica Chandler, Kickin' Country 92.5

Local Radio/TV Show

Winner: Lowcountry Live, ABC News 4

Finalist: 2 Girls and a Guy, Mix 95.9

Finalist: Fan Talk with Bobby Hartin, ESPN Radio 98.9

Finalist: Southern Charm, BRAVO TV

Local TV Personality

Winner: Rob Fowler, WCBD News 2

Finalist: Bill Walsh, Live 5 News

Finalist: Carolyn Murray, WCBD News 2

Finalist: Josh Marthers, WCBD News 2

Local Weather Anchor

Winner: Rob Fowler, WCBD News 2

Finalist: Bill Walsh, Live 5 News

Finalist: Dave Williams, ABC News 4

Finalist: Josh Marthers, WCBD News 2

Lowcountry Tourist Attraction

Winner: Downtown Charleston

Finalist: Angel Oak Tree

Finalist: Charleston City Market

Finalist: South Carolina Aquarium

Nonprofit Organization

Winner: Charleston Animal Society

Finalist: Ronald McDonald House of Charleston

Finalist: South Carolina Aquarium

Finalist: Pet Helpers

Outdoor Event

Winner: Cooper River Bridge Run

Finalist: Southeastern Wildlife Exposition

Finalist: Second Sunday on King Street

Finalist: Flowertown Festival

Run/Walk Event

Winner: Cooper River Bridge Run

Finalist: Walk for Water

Finalist: 9/11 Heroes Run

Finalist: South Carolina Aquarium Turtle Trek

Summer Event

Winner: Spoleto Festival

Finalist: Lowcountry Shrimp Festival and Blessing of the Fleet

Finalist: Party at the Point

Finalist: 4th of July Festival at Riverfront Park