2017 Categories

The categories for 2017 have been announced. Online votes will determine a people's pick winner for each category. HGTV editor's will also cast their votes for editor's pick winners as well as decide which landscape design takes the title of 2017 HGTV Ultimate Outdoor Awards Winner.

Curb Appeal: Fab front yards that that inspire love at first sight. 

Outdoor Architecture: Stylish structures that make gracious outdoor living easy. 

Gorgeous Gardens: Whether small or large, lush and lovely is how these gardens grow.

Artistic Outdoors: Show-stopping features that are Mother Nature’s perfect partner.

Outdoor Escapes: Gorgeous getaways that make the great outdoors truly great.

Water + Design: Soak in these beautiful backyards that make a splash. 

David Young, Winner of the 2016 HGTV Ultimate Outdoor Awards

No purchase necessary. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and D.C., age 21 or older. Void where prohibited. Contest ends at 5:00 p.m. ET on February 28, 2017. For full official rules, visit www.hgtv.com/outdoorawards. Sponsored by Scripps Networks, LLC dba Home & Garden Television, 9721 Sherrill Boulevard, Knoxville, Tennessee 37932.