James Beard Award News

You can now submit entries for the 2018 James Beard Awards!

Save the Dates for 2018!

  • Thursday, February 15: Semifinalist Announcement 
  • Wednesday, March 14: Nominee Announcement
  • Friday, April 27: James Beard Media Awards
  • Monday, May 7: James Beard Awards Gala

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See the 2017 James Beard Award winners! You can also watch our Awards ceremony and see winner photos.

See the full list of the 2017 James Beard Award nominees and semifinalists, or search for past Beard Award winners


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Check out the full list of the 2017 Awards sponsors