Millennial Awards will be presented in more than 20 categories during an event from 7 p.m. to midnight Saturday, July 26, at the Civic Theatre, 510 O’Keefe Ave., New Orleans.

Categories for the awards include business, law, finance, health care, culinary arts and change-maker. All nominations are submitted online by the public and judged by a panel of other local millennials.

After the awards presentation, there will be a party featuring music by The Honorable South and Big Freedia.

The Millennial Awards event is being presented by the Spears Consulting Group, which aims to recognize the achievements and diversity of the millennial generation across the region. Tickets are $50 and may be purchased at

From Advocate staff reports