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Our 2023 Online Summer Auction is Open!

JBF Editors

July 17, 2023


Get ready to bid on exciting packages and experiences in the 2023 James Beard Foundation Summer Online Auction! Bid until July 31 for your chance to enjoy travel and destinations, meals at renowned restaurants, luxury cookware and home goods, and more!

Proceeds from the online auction provide critical funding for our programs to help JBF achieve our mission to celebrate, support, and elevate the people behind America’s food culture, and champion a standard of Good Food for Good® anchored in talent, equity, and sustainability.

Check out a selection of exciting auction items below and start bidding today!

1) Lot 101: Windstar Cruises: Enjoy a cruise for two aboard any Windstar yacht, including one shared suite and a Captain's Exclusive Beverage Package. Select from cruises in any region, up to 14 days in duration. Redeemable through July 31, 2024, with confirmation 90 days prior to departure based on availability.

2) Lot 203: BACÁN and Lake Nona Wave Hotel, Orlando, FL: This package includes a $300 credit at Michelin-recommended restaurant BACÁN and an overnight stay at Lake Nona Wave Hotel. Located just minutes from Orlando International Airport and Orlando's famed attractions, Lake Nona Wave Hotel gives guests the chance to enjoy chic restaurants, live events, and entertainment. Artistically influenced by the boldly seductive flavors of the Americas, BACÁN is an adventurous escape into show-stopping dining that will elevate your palate.

3) Lot 605: Musket Room, New York, NY: Experience a delicious tasting menu for two at Michelin-starred Musket Room. Since 2013, Musket Room has been committed to the kind of caring, personalized service that makes regulars feel like family and newcomers feel like regulars. Chef Mary Attea leads a culinary team that draws on their heritages, world travels, and personal inclinations to create vivid flavors and inventive dishes that deftly cross borders and defy categorization. 

4) Lot 606: Myers + Chang, Boston, MA: As stated by the owners, Joanne Chang and Christopher Myers: “ours is a simple endeavor.” Savor a dinner for two at Myers + Chang—a neighborhood restaurant doing their thing with great ingredients and a lovely gathering of people—and take home your copy of Myers+Chang at Home signed by James Beard Award winner Joanne Chang.

5) Lot 607: Dirty French Steakhouse, Miami, FL: Enjoy dinner for two with house-selected wine at Dirty French Steakhouse, a high-energy steakhouse from Major Food Group in the heart of Miami’s Brickell neighborhood that breathes new life into the storied genre while remaining true to its history. The menu combines the finest meat and fish, sourced from the world’s most esteemed purveyors, with French influences and an irresistible flair for bold flavors. 

Check out the rest of our 2023 online auction packages and bid today!