Tickets for the 2019 CCMA Awards

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GET READY CALGARY:
TICKETS TO THE STAR-STUDDED
2019 CANADIAN COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS
GO ON SALE THIS FRIDAY!

THE CCMA AWARDS PRESENTED BY TD BRINGS A
THREE DAY PARTY TO CALGARY THIS SEPTEMBER

ROLL INTO THE AWARDS LIKE A STAR WITH EXCLUSIVE VIP PACKAGES

Revel in a star-studded evening as country music’s hottest talent descends on Calgary for the 2019 CCMA Awards presented by TD. Showcasing this year’s most brilliant and buzz-worthy artists with spectacular live performances, the CCMA Awards stage will witness another group of Canada’s top artists crowned winners in categories like Female Artist of the Year, Male Artist of the Year, Group of the Year, SiriusXM Rising Star, Album of the Year, Apple Music Fans’ Choice and, for the first time in three decades, the coveted Entertainer of the Year. The 2019 CCMA Awards will be broadcast live on Global from Calgary’s Scotiabank Saddledome on September 8 at 9 p.m. EST/PST.

“We can’t think of a better way to show Calgarians how excited we are to return to their amazing city than to bring them the best that Canadian country music has to offer,” said Tracy Martin, CCMA President. “The show that we are putting together is going to create an unforgettable night and celebrate what has been a landmark year for country music in Canada.”

Already confirmed to be at the show this year are Dallas Smith, Old Dominion, Meghan Patrick, Paul Brandt, James Barker Band, Lindsay Ell, Dean Brody, High Valley, Brett Kissel, The Reklaws, Tim Hicks, The Washboard Union, Chad Brownlee, Terri Clark, Aaron Goodvin, Jess Moskaluke and Gord Bamford, with many more yet to be announced.

The all-star performance line-up and list of celebrity presenters for this year’s CCMA Awards presented by TD will be announced in the coming weeks, with fans able to catch the 2019 nominations revealed in July. Fans are encouraged to follow along on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter for updates.

This year in Calgary, the CCMA Awards presented by TD will be the culmination of a three-day party and all-out celebration of country music. There will be multiple stages throughout downtown with performances all day and all night, artist meet and greets and the opportunity to be face-to-face with country music’s top talent on the CCMA Awards Red Carpet with ET Canada. With a combination of free events and ticketed shows, Country Music Week 2019 will deliver memorable experiences for all Calgarians.

For the first time in the CCMA Awards’ history, fans can get their hands on a limited number of VIP Experiences. For those who want to roll like a star at Country Music Week 2019, three exclusive packages will be available as of Wednesday, May 1 via Ticketmaster. Each VIP Experience package gives fans unprecedented access to Country Music Week 2019, including VIP Parking and early entry to the Scotiabank Saddledome for the 2019 CCMA Awards.

Tickets for the 2019 CCMA Awards presented by TD go on sale this Friday, May 3 at 10 a.m. MDT starting at $44.50 plus fee. Single tickets and packages are available for purchase HERE with $1 of each ticket sale going directly to MusiCounts in support of their year-round music initiatives.

Country Music Week 2019 will take place in Calgary, AB from September 5 through September 8, 2019. For more information on the CCMA and Country Music Week 2019, visit ccma.org.

Global is a Corus Entertainment Network.

About the Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA)
Established in 1976, the CCMA is a membership-based, not-for-profit organization committed to the promotion and recognition of Canadian country music. Built upon the foundation to educate, elevate and celebrate Canadian talent, the CCMA progressively heralds the spirit, community and creativity that country music fosters through year-round initiatives, culminating every fall with Country Music Week and the Canadian Country Music Association Awards. Sponsors of Country Music Week and the 2019 CCMA Awards Show include FACTOR, Canada’s Private Radio Broadcasters and the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage’s “Canada Music Fund”, Radio Starmaker, the Government of Alberta, The City of Calgary and Tourism Calgary.

About TD Music
Since 2013, TD is proud to sponsor over 80 music festivals and 100 community music programs from coast to coast. From national stages that bring thousands of music fans together, to classrooms and resources that give the next generation a platform for education, expression, collaboration and inclusion, we strive to create opportunities for people to come together to experience the power of music.

With an interest in creating opportunities for people to come together and emerging artists to thrive, TD invests in music to help build more connected communities and open doors for an inclusive tomorrow.

About Corus Entertainment
Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSX: CJR.B) is a leading media and content company that develops and delivers high quality brands and content across platforms for audiences around the world. The company’s portfolio of multimedia offerings encompass 37 specialty television services, 39 radio stations, 15 conventional television stations, a suite of digital assets, animation software, technology and media services. Corus is also an established creator of globally distributed content through Nelvana animation studio, Corus Studios, and children’s book publishing house Kids Can Press. The company also owns innovative full-service social digital agency so.da, and lifestyle entertainment company Kin Canada. Corus’ roster of premium brands includes Global Television, W Network, HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, HISTORY®, Showcase, National Geographic, Disney Channel Canada, YTV and Nickelodeon Canada, Global News, Globalnews.ca, Q107, Country 105, and CFOX. Visit Corus at www.corusent.com.


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Media Contacts:

For the Canadian Country Music Association:
Tiffany Astle | tiffany@penelopepr.com | 416.554.7329
Richelle Umali | richelle@penelopepr.com | 647.383.8857

For TD Bank Group:
Geraldine Anderson | Geraldine.Anderson@td.com | 403.294.3328

For Global TV:
Michelle McTeague | michelle.mcteague@corusent.com | 416.966.7724

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