2017 Wuhan Social Food & Drink Awards: Voting Dates & Rules

A guide to the voting period & procedures for the 2017 Wuhan Social Food & Drink Awards


Congratulations to this year’s nominees! 

Voting for every category will be open on the HelloWuhan WeChat Mini Program between November 1st and November 30th. Online voting will be on the HelloWuhan WeChat Mini Program

Voting in the WeChat Mini Program will be open only during following dates:

Live Music Venue of the Year
Outstanding Club of the Year
New Club of the Year
Dance Club of the Year
DJ of the Year
Party of the Year


Restaurant of the Year
Café of the Year
Bakery of the Year
Pizza of the Year
Burger of the Year
Vegetarian Restaurant of the Year
Arabic Restaurant of the Year
Mediterranean Restaurant of the Year
Asian Restaurant of the Year
European Restaurant of the Year
Hotel Restaurant of the Year
International Buffet of the Year
Brunch of the Year
Fine Dining Restaurant of the Year
Casual Restaurant of the Year


Beer Bar of the Year
New Bar of the Year
Dive Bar of the Year
Cocktail Bar of the Year
Craft Beer Bar of the Year
Sports Bar of the Year
Whiskey Bar of the Year
Alternative Bar of the Year
Wine Bar of the Year


Students’ Choice Award
Peoples’ Choice Award
Entrepreneur of the Year
Honorable Mentions

Between 1 November 2017–30 November 2017, WuhanSocial.com will post a list of businesses by category, such as restaurants, bars and music venues, as well as notable individuals in Wuhan.
All voting will be done on the HelloWuhan WeChat mini program

HelloWuhan WeChat Mini Program QR Code

Every week a new list of nominees will be published on WeChat. From November 1st, each list will be posted and people can vote for their favorite nominee. Voting will continue for 3-5 days from date of initial publication for each new list of businesses. At the end of the voting period, the nominated people & places that have received the most eligible votes will be designated as a 2017 Wuhan Social Food & Drink Awards winners for their respective categories and will be awarded a badge of recognition at the Awards Ceremony this December

Votes can only be submitted through the HelloWuhan WeChat Mini Program

Voting is limited to one (1) vote per person, per category
Each voting period in WeChat will start from time of Wuhan Social Official Account post and end at 11:59 p.m on the last day of voting
Use of script, macro or any other automated system to vote is prohibited and all such votes will be void
Individuals & businesses are prohibited from obtaining votes by any fraudulent or inappropriate means, including (but not limited to) offering prizes or other inducements to members of the public, vote farming, or engaging in any other activity that artificially inflates the business’ votes
Votes cast or received in violation of these official rules will be disregarded

The Wuhan Social Food and Drink Awards are sponsored. The decisions of Wuhan Social regarding all aspects of the promotion shall be final and binding in all respects. Wuhan Social will not be responsible for typographical, printing or other inadvertent errors in these official rules or in other materials relating to this promotion.
Decisions to sponsor the 2017 award ceremony will in no way have an influence on the outcome of the votes

By participating, voters agree to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of Wuhan Social. Wuhan Social reserves the right to disqualify persons found tampering with or otherwise abusing any aspect of this promotion as solely determined by Wuhan Social. In the event that WuhanSocial.com is compromised by a virus, non-authorized human intervention, tampering or other causes beyond the reasonable control of Wuhan Social that corrupts or impairs the administration, security, fairness or proper operation, Wuhan Social reserves the right in its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the promotion.

Wuhan Social will not be responsible for failure to receive votes or other electronic communications due to transmission failures or technical failures of any kind, including, without limitation, malfunctioning of any network, hardware or software, whether originating with sender of WuhanSocial.com
In the event of a dispute, all votes will be deemed to have been submitted by the owner of the ISP account from which they were sent. For these purposes, an ISP account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such ISP account by the Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning ISP addresses for the domain associated with such ISP account. Any questions regarding the number of votes submitted by the owner of an ISP account shall be determined by WuhanSocial.com in its sole discretion.

The invalidity or enforceability of any provision of these rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any such provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable, these rules shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or unenforceable provision was not contained therein.

Use of Trademarks
WuhanSocial.com owns all rights, title, and in interest in its name and logos, including but not limited to WuhanSocial.com, Wuhan Social Food and Drink Awards. None of the Wuhan Social Logos may be used, reproduced or published in form or for any purpose without the prior written permission of Wuhan Social