Tens of thousands of votes received for Readers’ Awards

We asked and our readers answered: tens of thousands of votes poured in for the 10th annual Best of Pretoria Readers’ Choice Awards.

Voting kicked off on August 1 and concluded on August 21, and garnered an overwhelming response from the community, with thousands of votes being cast to recognise the crème de la crème of the city’s establishments.

A cherished tradition, Best of Pretoria empowers the community to celebrate and acknowledge those businesses, individuals, and organisations that make Pretoria a vibrant and thriving city.

This year’s awards encompassed a diverse array of categories, from Best Place to Take Out-of-Towners, to the Best Schools and Best Restaurants.

In addition to recognising the exceptional establishments that contribute to Pretoria’s unique character, the awards also presented an opportunity for five fortunate voters to win their share of over R80 000 in prizes. These prizes served as a token of appreciation for the community’s enthusiastic participation and unwavering support.

The Best of Pretoria Readers’ Choice Awards is more than just a recognition platform; it’s a testament to the strong bond between Pretoria Rekord and its readers. The newspaper values the opinions and preferences of its readership, recognising that the community’s voice is paramount in shaping the city’s narrative.

As the votes are tallied and the winners decided, Pretoria Rekord extends its gratitude to every individual who participated in this year’s awards. The overwhelming response is a testament to the community’s passion for recognising and celebrating Pretoria’s finest.

Here’s to many more years of excellence to come!

Pic: Our first 2023 Best of Pretoria Readers’ Choice Awards voter winner, Colette du Toit (right), won her share of over R80 000 in prizes. She is pictured here along with Capital Media office manager, Adri Bouwer.