Friday / October 13, 2017 / 5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
THE DESIGN EXCELLENCE AWARDS HONOR OUTSTANDING WORK FROM CHICAGO ARCHITECTURE FIRMS FOR PROJECTS THROUGHOUT THE WORLD.
JOIN US FOR THE 62ND ANNUAL DESIGNIGHT CELEBRATION ON FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2017 AT THE NAVY PIER GRAND BALLROOM.
5:30 PM: COCKTAIL HOUR IN THE LAKEVIEW TERRACE
7:00 PM: DINNER AND AWARDS PRESENTATION
SUGGESTED DRESS CODE: BUSINESS FORMAL
ALL TICKETS WILL BE HELD FOR PICK-UP IN THE LAKEVIEW TERRACE. FAQ BELOW.
The Design Excellence Awards honor recipients of the following:
DISTINGUISHED BUILDING AWARD
INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE AWARD
DIVINE DETAIL AWARD
THE TEN-YEAR AWARD
Carol ross barney, faia, RECIPIENT OF THE 2017 LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
Designight 2017 is Sold Out!
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Will I get my ticket in the mail?
No - all tickets will be held for pick up during Designight’s cocktail hour. The cocktail hour will begin at 5:30pm in the Lakeview Terrace. Dinner and the awards presentation will begin at 7:00pm in the Aon Grand Ballroom.
Is there a dress code?
Suggested dress code is 'Business Formal'. You can see photos of last year’s sold-out crowd here: Designight 2016 Facebook Album.
Is there valet?
There is no valet or discounted parking rate available. Uber/Lyft/Taxis should travel down the north side of Navy Pier to drop off and pick up at Entrance 2. Guests arriving by car should park at Navy Pier's East Garage. Navy Pier Map.
Is there a coat check?
Yes, a complimentary coat check is available in the Lakeview Terrace.