Announcing the Bay Area’s 2012 Totally Awesome Award Winners

We are so thrilled to announce the winners of Red Tricycle’s 2012 Totally Awesome Awards. All of us at Red Tricycle want to extend a heartfelt thank you to all of the winners, nominees and especially, to all 206,648 of you who took the time to nominate and vote for your favorite businesses from the most amazing art class to the most entertaining museums. Without further ado, here are the Bay Area’s 2012 Totally Awesome Award Winners:

A+ Schools & Preschool Programs: Stretch the Imagination

Amazing Art Classes: ARTifact

Awesomest Toy & Book Stores: Mr. Mopps’ Children’s Books & Toys

Best Eats: Homeroom

Best Liked Hikes: Lands End Trail

Best Mom-Run Businesses: Fresh Baby Bites

Best Parent Education Programs: Raising Happiness LLC

Coolest Camps for Kids: ARTifact Studio

Coolest Cold Treats: The Penny Ice Creamery

Coolest Indoor Playspaces: Playland Not at the Beach

Coziest Camp Sites: Big Basin Redwoods State Park

Easiest Drop-Off Childcare: Peekadoodle Kidsclub

Easy Language Classes: French Playdate

Fiercest Mom Fitness Programs: Kim Juarez/Team LOLA

Friendliest Family Photographer: Niall David Photography

Great Groups for Moms & Dads: Palo Alto Menlo Park Parents

Greatest Birthday Party Spots: Playland Not at the Beach

Greatest Escapes & Getaways: Conservatory of Flowers

Happiest Dentist Offices: Children’s Choice Pediatric Dental

Helpful Childcare Agencies: The Help Company

Hippest Kids Stores: Mimi the Sardine

Hottest Coffee Meets: Zocalo Coffeehouse

Magical Music Classes: San Francisco Music Together

Most Entertaining Museums: Exploratorium

Most-Loved Midwives & Doulas: Maria A. Lorillo

Peak Performing Arts Classes: Small Fry Dance Club

Plushest Baby & Maternity Shops: Nest Maternity

Prettiest Parks & Playgrounds: Fairyland

Sensational Resale Stores: Grove Street Kids

Stellar Sports Classes: Paresh Martial Arts

Sweetest Sweet Shops: Mrs. Patel’s Milk Makers