Past Halcyon Awards

Each year’s Halcyon Awards event is so memorable – from unique venues, to awardees at the very tops of their fields, to after parties worth staying out late for. Here are a few highlights from our past events.

2021 Halcyon Awards

Where: The Residence of the Japanese Ambassador, The Residence of the French Ambassador, The historic Evermay, and our headquarters, Halcyon

When: October 1, 2021


Michelle Buteau Headshot

Arts Icon Award

Michelle Buteau

Actress & Comedian

Senator Tammy Duckworth Headshot

Policy Visionary Award

The Honorable Tammy Duckworth

U.S. Senator, Illinois

Raj Sisodia Headshot

Business Luminary Award

Raj Sisodia

Author of 'Conscious Capitalism' and 'The Healing Organization'

2019 Halcyon Awards

Where: Entertainment and Sports Arena, SE Washington, D.C.

When: September 27, 2019


Arts Icon Award

Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews

Performer, Bandleader, Producer, Philanthropist

Policy Visionary Award

Barbara Boxer

Former U.S. Senator

Business Luminary Award

Seth Goldman

Co-Founder & TeaEO Emeritus, Honest Tea

2018 Halcyon Awards

Where: National Cathedral, NW Washington, D.C.

When: June 2, 2018


Arts Icon Award

Lee Daniels

Academy Award Nominated Filmmaker

Policy Visionary Award

Mitchell J. Landrieu

Former Mayor of New Orleans

Business Luminary Award


Accepted by Founder Tom Kartsotis