For the community, by the community
September 22nd - London

Tickets Available

The Ghosties

Hosted by Nick & Gini on the evening of Thursday September 22, 2016 following the day event Snaphappen, The Ghosties will take place. The first ever Snapchat specific awards honoring the best storytellers, artists, comics and vloggers to grace the app. Get ready for a fun night.

Voting has now closed for the Ghosties! Congratulations to the top 5 finalists in each category!

The winners will be determined by guest judges Sam Sheffer and April Reynolds and will be announced Thursday September 22nd, 2016 at the Ghosties Awards!

Good luck!

Snaphappen is a community organised event and is NOT in any way endorsed, affiliated or organised by Snapchat.

Tickets for our main event on the day of the 22nd are still available on our website.

The Judges

Sam Sheffer

Creative Producer, Mashable

Sam Sheffer got his start in tech media back in 2009 as an Engadget intern. From there, he went on to run The Verge's social media efforts. Sam lives in New York City and is a creative producer at Mashable. He spends his free time on the internet, riding an electric longboard, and listening to music. Find him on every social platform @samsheffer.

April Reynolds

Starwood

April Reynolds is a brand storyteller and leads the Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) Global Social Media and Content Strategy team. April helped create the first-ever hotel geofilter campaign for W Hotels and continued on to implement filters across all 650+ Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) participating properties in the US, UK, and Canada. Find her on Instagram at @aprilknows and @spg.

Mashable: Best Collaborative Story

Our friends at Mashable will be presenting an award on the night for the best collaborative story.

To enter, upload a copy of your story to youtube, and email a link to ghosties@mashable.com. Submissions close on September 15th

Snapchatter of the Year

Are you the best of the crop on Snapchat? If so then this is your award!

Best Newcomer

Are you a newbie taking the Snapchat community by storm? Then duh, of course you should apply.

Best Snapchat Artist

Hey, you with the stylus you're awesome at drawing.

Best Storyteller

Once upon a time.....who am I kidding, you're better at this than me. So apply

Best Use of Snapchat by Brand

Hey Mr Brand, nice use of Snapchat, want an award? Then pay us, JK. Apply

Best Snaphappen Founder With a Beard

I bet he thought he would have this one in the bag!