The 2015 James Beard Awards

See the 2015 Restaurant & Chef Award semifinalists.


Learn more about the 2015 JBF Awards.

Navigating for Awards

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Ticket Information

Live from Chicago!

Monday, May 4, 2015
Lyric Opera of Chicago

Tickets for the James Beard Awards Gala will be available to purchase on April 1, 2015.

Tickets to the Book, Broadcast & Journalism Awards Dinner, taking place on April 24, are available by invitation only. Please call 914.231.6180 or email boxoffice@jamesbeard.org for further details and ticket information.

Gala Awards Ticket Prices:
James Beard Foundation Members $450
General Public $500
Press $250 (current press credentials required)

Box Office  
Bowen & Company, Event Producers
Phone: 914.231.6180
Fax: 914.231.6183
Email: boxoffice@jamesbeard.org
Office Hours: 10:00 A.M.–5:00 P.M. EST, Monday through Friday

*For more information about the VIP experience, please call Bowen & Company at 914.231.6180 or email boxoffice@jamesbeard.org

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