Show your love for the Smith Mountain Lake community by casting your ballot in the 13th Annual Best of Smith Mountain Lake Awards.

This competition, hosted by Laker Media, gives locals the chance to sing their praises for everything from favorite restaurant to favorite dog groomer in this highly anticipated annual competition.

With 23 new categories added, voters will have their hands full choosing the best that Smith Mountain Lake has to offer.

The Best of Smith Mountain Lake award winners each receive a plaque to be placed in their business. Previous winners are noted on the ballot by an asterisk.

To cast your vote for the Best of Smith Mountain Lake, visit