AWARDS NEWS

Announcements and Updates

The James Beard Award Winners

Congratulations to all the 2019 winners!

Missed the live streams? Catch up on the Media Awards and Restaurant & Chef Awards.  

 

Book Awards Update

The Awards’ official independent auditing firm Lutz & Carr has reported an update to one category for the Media Awards nominees.
 

Nominee Announcement

Congratulations to the 2019 James Beard Award nominees!
 

Semifinalist Announcement

View the list.
 

2019 Awards Changes

See the new policies that aim to increase access, representation, and transparency.

AWARDS KEY DATES


Stay tuned for 2020 dates! 

AWARDS EVENTS

2019 James Beard Awards Sponsors

Presented in Association with

O'Hare & Midway International Airports Magellan Corporation

Premier Sponsors

All-Clad Metalcrafters American Airlines HMS Host Lavazza San Pellegrino

Proud Hosts

Choose Chicago Illinois Restaurant Association