Navigating for Awards
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The 2016 James Beard Awards
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The 2016 James Beard Awards Gala will take place in Chicago on Monday, May 2.
The 2016 JBF Book, Broadcast & Journalism Awards will take place at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers in New York City on Tuesday, April 26.
Visit our press room for news and updates about the James Beard Awards.
2016 James Beard Awards Call for Entries
The entry period for the 2016 James Beard Awards has ended. We will announce our Restaurant and Chef Award semifinalists on Wednesday, February 17. We will announce the final nominees in all James Beard Award categories on Tuesday, March 15.
2015 JBF Awards
See the full list of 2015 JBF Award winners, download images of winners, and watch archived footage of the ceremony on our Livestream channel.
Check out our photo galleries of the delicious food and dapper guests.
See the full list of 2015 JBF Award nominees.
The 2015 Restaurant and Chef Award semifinalists were announced Wednesday, February 18.
2014 JBF Awards
Our 2014 JBF Award nominees were streamed live from Chicago.