Best Bar None program surpasses ‘100’ accredited venues in Edmonton

Edmonton honoured its best accredited bars, clubs, pubs and entertainment venues during this year’s annual Best Bar Night Awards. Celebrating the program’s 10th year of operation, a record 106 establishments in 11 categories competed for awards acknowledging venues that raise the bar on service and patron safety.

Photo Gallery: Ninth Annual BBN Edmonton Accreditation and Awards Event

Photo Gallery: Ninth Annual Best Bar None Edmonton Where: Radisson Hotel Edmonton South When: Tuesday, November 20, 2018 What: Ninth-annual awards night recognizing bars, clubs, pubs, restaurants and casinos for going above and beyond to promote responsible liquor service and ensure a safer, more enjoyable night out for their patrons.

BBN Edmonton People’s Choice Award winners

The people have spoken once again… After launching the People’s Choice Awards for this summer’s Calgary BBN event and following up in Grande Prairie in September, the people of Edmonton had their turn to tell us about their favourite accredited bars. 

Edmonton’s best bars honoured

A “who’s who” of Edmonton’s hospitality industry joined BBN partners for the 9th Annual Best Bar None Accreditation and Awards Event on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at the Radisson Edmonton South, home of the seven-time BBN accredited Lion’s Head Pub. 

Bystander intervention training launched in Edmonton

“5 Minute Friend” bystander intervention training On Thursday, April 5, 2018, 5 Minute Friend, a new bystander intervention training program was unveiled that will empower and train bar staff and management to identify and successfully intervene to prevent sexual violence in a bar environment.