See new dates for major awards nominations, ceremonies, and important film festivals set to influence the race as they're announced through the 2023 awards season.
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With CODA's underdog Oscars success story, early contenders rising out of Sundance, and the fallout from "the slap" in Hollywood's rearview, it's time to look toward greener (but no less gilded) awards season pastures ahead.

From the Emmys to the upcoming Cannes Film Festival, see all of the most important dates in our 2022-23 awards season calendar below, from major nomination announcements, annual ceremonies, and influential film festivals set to position likely contenders for the Oscars in the coming months. Check back throughout the year as new dates are added.

Oscars statuette, Emmy statuette, and the Cannes Palme d'Or
2023 awards season calendar: See all the important dates for the Oscars, Cannes, Emmys, and more.
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August 2022

Aug. 12: Emmys final voting begins
Aug. 22: Emmys final voting ends
Aug. 28: 2022 MTV VMAs ceremony
Aug. 31-Sept. 10: 2022 Venice International Film Festival

September 2022

Sept. 1-5: Telluride Film Festival (not officially announced, occurs yearly over Labor Day weekend)
Sept. 3-4: Creative Arts Emmys and Ball
Sept. 8-18: 2022 Toronto International Film Festival (ending with TIFF People's Choice Award presentation)
Sept. 12: 2022 Emmys ceremony
Sept. 30-Oct. 16: 2022 New York Film Festival

November 2022

Nov. 2-6: 2022 AFI Fest
Nov. 19: Oscars Governors Awards
Nov. 28: 2022 Gotham Awards ceremony

December 2022

Dec. 12: Oscars preliminary voting begins
Dec. 15: Oscars preliminary voting ends
Dec. 21: Oscars shortlists announcement
Dec. 31: Oscars eligibility period for films ends

January 2023

Jan. 10: National Board of Review gala
Jan. 12: Oscars nominations voting begins
Jan. 15: Critics Choice Awards ceremony
Jan. 17: Oscars nominations voting ends
Jan. 24: Oscars nominations announced

February 2023

Feb. 13: Oscar nominees luncheon
Feb. 25: Annie Awards ceremony

March 2023

March 2: Oscars final voting begins
March 7: Oscars final voting ends
March 12: 95th Academy Awards ceremony

TBA 2022-2023 awards season dates:

Grammys ceremony (and nominations/voting timeline)
Golden Globes ceremony (and nominations/voting timeline)
Screen Actors Guild Awards ceremony (and nominations/voting timeline)
BAFTA Awards ceremony (and nominations/voting timeline)
Film Independent Spirit Awards ceremony (and nominations/voting timeline)
NYFCC awards
LAFCA awards

Past dates for the current awards season:

May 2022

May 9: Tony Awards nominations announced (See full list of nominees)
May 17-28: 2022 Cannes Film Festival (ending with Palme d'Or awards ceremony)
May 31: Emmys eligibility period ends (began on June 1, 2021)

June 2022

June 5: 2022 MTV Movie & TV Awards ceremony (See full list of winners)
June 6-9: 2022 Peabody Awards winners announced
June 12: 2022 Tony Awards ceremony (See full list of winners)
June 16: Emmys nomination voting begins
June 26: 2022 BET Awards ceremony (hosted by Taraji P. Henson)
June 27: Emmys nomination voting ends

July 2022

July 12: Emmys nominations announced (See full list of nominees)

Check out more from EW's The Awardistfeaturing exclusive interviews, analysis, and our podcast diving into all the highlights from the year's best in TV.

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