Awards Ceremony

February 2021 Update

The 2020 awards ceremony was re-envisioned due to the pandemic, transforming from the traditional in-person gathering with food, music and a full awards presentation program, to a Facebook Live video event, ... "bring your own heaty appetizers to a computer screen or mobile device near you." 

The MAGC board and Northern Lights committee will determine how the 2022 ceremony will be presented. You can expect a live or streaming  event in late May or June.

Event details

Date: TBD

Location: TBD

Judges receive discounted admission to in-person ceremony

Applicable for years where a live ceremony is held
Judges and Northern Lights Committee members will receive a discount code to input when registering to attend the event. If you are ready to sign up for the banquet but have not received your discount code, please contact

Award Presentations

Applicable for years where a live ceremony is held
In order to manage the length of the ceremony, only Northern Lights Award winners will be called up to receive their award during the presentation. Silver Award, Bronze Award and Award of Merit recipients will be acknowledged during the presentation and may pick up their trophies at the conclusion of the ceremony.

All awardees will have an opportunity to have their pictures taken with the president of the MAGC board.

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