Golden Leaf Awards

Submissions for the 2021 Golden Leaf Awards is now open! Click Here to access the entry form.
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Awards Ceremony location and time to be determined in October 2021. The awards ceremony will be for 2020 AND 2021 winners!

The Golden Leaf Awards recognize properties that provide attributes to Durham’s built environment, buildings, and landscapes. Awards will be given to homeowners, developers, designers, neighborhood groups, and civic organizations in the following categories: Neighborhood Garden & Landscape, Hearth & Home, Adaptive Reuse, Small Development, Large Development, Keep Durham Beautiful, and People’s Choice.

Note, the event is free and open to the public, and Durham residents are encouraged to attend.