Arts & Culture
Arts and culture can include visual, music, dance, film, theatre, or written mediums, but also embraces culinary arts, parades, festivals, community events, design, and much more.
Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
This category honors the removal of barriers and improving the impact of public facing policy through initiatives and leading action by demonstrating excellence in the delivery of services to all citizens.
Hospitality & Dining
Awarded to a restaurant, bar, club, or lodging facility that has brought a new and exciting experience to downtown Orlando or significantly enhanced guest experiences at an existing space.
New Office Design
Acknowledges a new space the promotes conductive and purposeful work through creativity, customization, and personalization.
Public Works & Placemaking
Recognizes exemplary public spaces, infrastructure, or solutions that substantively advance urban vitality, quality of life, and commerce in downtown Orlando.
Redesign & Renovation
This award acknowledges substantial redesign and renovation of an existing space through high quality design.
Awarded to sporting events outside of a regular professional season that have have had a substantial economic impact and have enriched and enlivened the downtown Orlando experience.
Sustainability & Resiliency
This category celebrates the excellence of downtown Orlando’s ability to persevere and adapt to changes by promoting sustainable acquisition and resilient practices.