Voting now open for Coastland Gold 2022 People’s Choice Awards

Published 6:53 pm Wednesday, October 19, 2022

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Voting is now open for Coastland Gold 2022 People’s Choice Awards, a great way to recognize businesses, people and places that make the Outer Banks and surrounding areas so special, brought to you by The Coastland Times.

Participants can go to to vote for their favorites once per day by selecting from six groups of categories: Activities, Cuisine, Health, People, Retail and Services.

Within the Activities group, categories include Art Gallery/Museum, Beach Access, Charter Fishing Boat, Fishing Pier, Karaoke, Marina, Putt Putt, Tourist Attraction and many more.

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Included in the Cuisine group are categories for Barbecue, Burger, Coffee Shop, Delivery, Ice Cream/Frozen Yogurt, International Cuisine, Pasta, Pizza, Seafood Restaurant, Steaks, Tacos, Wings and many others.

In the Health group, participants will find categories such as Audiology, Dental Practice, Eye Care, Family Practice, Pharmacist, Yoga Studio and many more.

The People group includes categories for favorite Accountant, Banker, Financial Advisor, Insurance Agent, Local Artist, School Teacher, Veterinarian and more.

Within the Retail group, categories include Antique Shop, Auto Dealer, Beach Supply Store, Bookstore, Boutique, Fishing Supply Shop, Jewelry Store, Grocery Store, Surf/Skate Shop as well as many others.

In the Services category, participants can nominate their favorites among categories such as Bank, Boatbuilder, Customer Service, Hair Salon, Insurance Agency, Law Office, Nail Salon, Pet Care Services, Real Estate Agency and many more.

Participants can vote in any or all of the categories to help make sure their favorite businesses, people and places make it to the top spot. Within each category, the top vote-getter will win and two other finalists will also be recognized.

For those who would prefer to enter their votes on paper, ballots will be available in upcoming print editions of The Coastland Times.