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With international film festivals, Kids’ Choice Awards and more, it’s a long way to the Oscars, but The Hollywood Reporter’s got it all covered.

Another year, another slew of awards shows.

Summer may have only just begun, but it’s never too late to start thinking about the long road to the Oscars. In July, stops on the months-long journey include the sports-focused ESPY Awards and the Emmy nominations announcement. Later in the year are the Toronto International Film Festival, the various guilds’ awards, the American Music Awards and more.

Here’s the guide to all the awards shows, film festivals and nomination announcements leading up to the 92nd Academy Awards in February 2020.


Wednesday, July 10: ESPY Awards

Thursday, July 11: Kids’ Choice Sports Awards (airs Saturday, Aug. 10, at 8:00 p.m. on Nickelodeon)

Tuesday, July 16: Emmy nominations announced


Saturday, Aug. 3: Television Critics Association Awards

Saturday, Aug. 10: Kids’ Choice Sports Awards

Sunday, Aug. 11: Teen Choice Awards

Monday, Aug. 26: MTV Video Music Awards


Sept. 5-15: Toronto International Film Festival

Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 14-15: Creative Arts Emmys

Sunday, Sept. 22: Emmy Awards

Tuesday, Sept. 24: Latin Grammy Award nominations

Wednesday, Sept. 25: Clio Awards


Wednesday, Oct. 23: Clio Entertainment finalists announced

Sunday, Oct. 27: Governors Awards


Sunday, Nov. 3: MTV Europe Music Awards

Friday, Nov. 8: American Cinematheque Award

Sunday, Nov. 10: People’s Choice Awards

Thursday, Nov. 14: Latin Grammy Awards

Tuesday, Nov. 19: PGA Documentary Motion Picture nominations

Wednesday, Nov. 20: Grammy nominations

Thursday, Nov. 24: Clio Entertainment Awards

Saturday, Nov. 16: Governors Awards

Sunday, Nov. 24: American Music Awards


Thursday, Dec. 19: Producers Guild Awards television programs (sports, children’s and shortform programs) nominations


Sunday, Jan. 5: Golden Globe Awards

Tuesday, Jan. 7: Producers Guild Awards film, animated movies, TV series, specials and TV movies nominations

Tuesday, Jan. 7: New York Film Critics Circle Awards

Wednesday, Jan. 8: ICG Publicists Awards motion picture publicity campaign nominees announced

Wednesday, Jan. 8: National Board of Review gala

Monday, Jan. 13: Academy Award nominations

Saturday, Jan. 18: Producers Guild Awards

Jan. 23-Feb. 2: Sundance Film Festival

Saturday, Jan. 25: DGA Awards

Sunday, Jan. 26: Screen Actors Guild Awards

Sunday, Jan. 26: Grammy Awards

Monday, Jan. 27: Oscar nominees luncheon


Sunday, Feb. 2: BAFTA Awards

Sunday, Feb. 2: Super Bowl LIV

Friday, Feb. 7: ICG Publicists Awards Luncheon

Saturday, Feb. 8: Film Independent Spirit Awards

Sunday, Feb. 9: Academy Awards