Thanks to all of you for recommending your favorite places around the Midlands to shop, eat and play.
We've compiled your favorites — and ours — into polls and we're asking you to pick our winners, starting today.
Please visit each story and pick your favorite.
Here are links to all of our great 2012 Readers' Choice categories:
ARTS & LEISURE
FOOD & DRINK
Please see the attached rules for more details.