The Iberian Festival Awards praised the Bilbao BBK Live and BIME LIVE festivals last night, awarding them the Best Festival prize in their corresponding categories. Bilbao BBK Livewas recognised as the overall winner in the Best Large Festivalcategory, and BIME LIVEreceived the award for Best Indoor Festival in Spain at the Iberian Festival Awards ceremony held last night in Vigo. Both prizes were awarded thanks to votes from the public, who chose Bilbao BBK Live and BIME LIVE from among a hundred festivals nominated in this fourth edition of the Iberian Festival Awards.

Bilbao BBK Live also earned the Best Artist Receptionprize for the third year in a row, this time given by a technical panel of judges.

The Iberian Festival Awards are given to music festivals on the Iberian Peninsula and form part of Talkfest, The International Music Festival Forum organised by the Portuguese Association of Music Festivals. The fourth edition of the Iberian Festival Awards ceremony was held last night in Vigo, at the Afundación Theatre.