19th Annual NICE Awards

August 11, 2020
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


*NEW DATE: AUGUST 11, 2020*

***NEW LOCATION: Virtual Celebration!***

The Chicago Chapters of the National Association of Catering and Events (NACE) and the International Live Events Association (ILEA) invite you to be part of the 19th Annual NICE Awards Celebration on Tuesday, August 11th, 2020. This exciting event is attended by the industry’s premier event planners, caterers, decorators, florists, production companies, DMC’s, event site managers and many more. This year, we will be together virtually!

The NICE Awards will be held online to ensure the safety of our attendees and our industry. Now you can enjoy the NICE Awards in the comfort of your own home! Or gather in small watch groups in accordance with current city and state guidelines.The 2020 NICE Awards will be a night to remember. 

The theme this year is Fashionably NICE.


Put on that evening gown or don that tux, pop a bottle of bubbly, and join us from your living room! 


Tickets to view the NICE Awards will be available using a pay-as-you-can option. Those able to pay for their ticket will help NACE and ILEA cover the costs associated with hosting the event (i.e. software, purchase of awards, etc.) Suggested attendee pricing, per viewing location:
1-2 people: $15

3-4 people: $30

5+ people: $50


Thank you to our generous sponsors who have put together an incredible virtual event!










And thank you to our generous sponsors that would have made an incredible in-person event! 

Couture Sponsors 




High Fashion Sponsors 



Ready to Wear Sponsors 




Questions: please contact us at [email protected]  


$0.00 Pay As You Can $0

$15.00 Pay As You Can $15

$30.00 Pay As You Can $30

$50.00 Pay As You Can $50

$100.00 Pay As You Can $100