2019 ACE Awards Celebration

Friday, November 8th | Doors open at 5:30pm
City Center | 505 S. Chestnut, Champaign
$10 in advance | $15 at the door

The ACE (arts, culture, and education) Awards are presented annually by 40 North | 88 West and honor the work of artists, teachers, businesses, individuals, organizations, volunteers, community and government leaders. Each award highlights a different part of the cultural life of our community and celebrates those that, through hard work, dedication, and creative energy, cultivate the arts of Champaign County. The seven ACE Award categories are: Advocate, Artist, Volunteer, Business, Teacher, Student, and Lifetime Achievement. Nominations are reviewed by an independent panel of community- based judges representing a broad cross-section of Champaign County.

All seven ACE Award winners embody the spirit of the local arts community with their passion, energy, and dedication to the creative culture of Champaign County. Please join us for the 2019 ACE Awards Celebration on Friday, November 8th, 5:30pm at City Center in Champaign in honoring their outstanding contributions!