Villa have been nominated in the prestigious M&IT Awards.
The club are finalists in the category of 'Best UK Unusual Venue'.
The competition includes Alton Towers, Battersea Evolution, The Gherkin and The Monastery Manchester.
Organised by Meetings & Incentive Travel magazine, the awards event brings together the various sectors of the business to measure market reaction in rewarding excellence of service and product.
The ceremony, which will be attended by over 700 industry professionals, takes place on Tuesday March 19 at Battersea Evolution.
The glittering, glamorous, black-tie occasion will be hosted by BBC TV presenter Kate Silverton.
The awards for gold, silver and bronze will be announced and presented on stage to the winners.
The M&IT Awards are the oldest established awards programme in the meetings industry.
Head of Hospitality and Events Alison Plant said: "Villa Park is such a unique venue and we are proud to be able to host and deliver really memorable events for our clients and guests.
"It's great to be recognised for this with an award nomination."
Villa won the bronze award last time out.
Villa Park is the perfect venue for your next conference, party or exhibition - so why not take advantage of our New Year offers?
A reduced day delegate rate of £35 per person is available for events held in January or April 2013.
All you have to do is quote 'DDR01' when booking your event.
There is also a 20% off reduced room hire offer for events held in January and April 2013.
To take advantage of this please quote 'RH01' when making a booking.
What's more, if you call on a Monday during January and quote 'MONEY OFF MONDAY', you will receive a double discount of 40% off room hire rates for events held in January or April 2013.
To take advantage of these great value offers please call 0800 612 0960 [option 2].
*T&Cs apply. Applicable to new bookings only.
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