There is a lot that goes into Best of the Gold Coast. Here are the answers to the most commonly asked questions:
What is the Best of the Gold Coast?
The Best of the Gold Coast is a celebration of the best Fairfield County has to offer when it comes to Food & Drink, Style & Beauty and Living & Home – as voted by the readers of Fairfield Living, Greenwich, New Canaan-Darien, Stamford and Westport Magazines.
How do Fairfield Living, Greenwich, New Canaan-Darien, Stamford and Westport Magazines choose Best of Gold Coast Party winners?
We ask our readers to vote for their favorites in over 170 categories, through an online ballot. Voting takes place from December 1-January 31, 2019. The businesses that get the most votes are deemed the year’s Best of Gold Coast Winners.
Do advertisers automatically win?
No. Best of Gold Coast results are entirely based on our reader voting. Some winners may later choose to advertise, or happen to be advertisers however being an advertiser does not guarantee a win.
When does voting begin and end?
Voting starts December 1, 2018 and ends January 31, 2019.
How many times can I vote?
How do I find my category?
1. The left-hand side of the voting page includes the Section drop-down menus.
2. Categories are listed under each Section.
How can I promote my business to get votes?
See our Best Of voting toolkit with graphics and marketing tips »
Or, talk to your sales rep about sponsoring a Section. Limited opportunities available.
How do I find out who won?
Winners will be announced in our May/June 2019 issues. Subscribe now to get the Best Of issue delivered right to your mailbox.
When is the Best of the Gold Coast party?
May 30, 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich.
What about bad weather? Is there a rain date?
Everything is inside. The event is held rain or shine.
How much does it cost?
General Admission tickets: $65.
Early Bird tickets are $50 and only available during voting, December 1-January 31, 2019.
How can I purchase tickets?
Do I need to bring money?
No, everything is included in the ticket price. There are two cash bars if you would like to purchase a beverage that is not being served by our winners.
I purchased my tickets online. How do I check-in?
When you arrive to the party all you need to do is give your name at check-in. We will verify against our list and give you an admission bracelet. Optional: you may bring a copy of your ticket confirmation email.
Are tickets refundable?
Tickets are non-refundable, no exceptions.
Are children allowed?
No. It is a 21 and older party and alcohol will be served.
What about parking?
Parking is free at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich parking lot.
What should I wear?
Business casual, comfortable shoes.
If you have additional questions specific to voting, please email Caroline.Steber@moffly.com