The 2015 James Beard Awards

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Live from Chicago!

The James Beard Awards Gala
Monday, May 4, 2015
Lyric Opera of Chicago
JBF Members: $450
General Public: $500

Book, Broadcast & Journalism Awards Dinner
Friday, April 24, 2015
Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers, NYC
Individual Tickets: $350
Table for 10: $3,500

Tickets to the James Beard Awards Gala and the Book, Broadcast & Journalism Awards Dinner are no longer available online. Please call the box office at 914.231.6180 to reserve. Please note that these events are almost sold out.

We are no longer accepting requests for press tickets or credentials. For press-related inquiries, please email kmberly.murphy@smapr.com.

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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Special Promotion
Get ready to celebrate 25 years of the James Beard Awards with a snazzy JBF bow tie, courtesy of BowTie Cause. A portion of every purchase is donated to the James Beard Foundation. Purchase here.

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