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Save the Date: ACB’s 2022 Audio Description Awards Gala

August 3, 2022 – The American Council of the Blind (ACB) proudly announces the second annual Audio Description Awards Gala on November 29, 2022. The Gala will once again celebrate outstanding achievements in audio description in media and expand awareness of its benefits. Click here to read more.

American Council of the Blind Salutes Audio Description Award Winners 

November 18, 2021 – The ACB Gala award winners are honored for their achievement in audio description in media and as content leaders and media industry game changers! Read more about the Gala the Awards Winners.


Reserve Your Spot

November 5, 2021 – ACB’s 2021 Audio Description Awards Gala is a free & virtual event. It will be aired live at ADAwardsGala.org and on Peacock on Nov. 18th, 2021, starting at 7:30 p.m. ET. Click here to read more.


ACB 2021 Audio Description Awards Gala

October 12, 2021 – Alexandria, VA The American Council of the Blind is proud to announce the details of its inaugural event, the 2021 Audio Description Awards Gala, to be held online November 18th, 2021, at 7:30 p.m. ET. In its inaugural year, the Audio Description Awards Gala will be honoring significant achievements in media that paved the way for creating the Audio Description standard as well as recognizing the best of television, streaming, and the film industry’s commitment to accessible media for blind and low vision audiences in the form of audio description. Click here to read more.


Introducing the Event

The American Council of the Blind (ACB) proudly announces the inaugural launch of the ACB Audio Description Awards Gala on November 18, 2021. The Gala will celebrate audio description through recognition of achievements in the industry and by expanding awareness of the benefits of audio description. Click here to learn more about this event.