Fan Events at Country Music Week 2018

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

Event Registration
Hamilton Convention Centre – Third Floor Registration Desk
9:00am-8:00pm
Your one-stop shop for all things regarding registration or ticketing. Pick up your delegate pass and pre-ordered individual event tickets here. Individual event tickets will be available for purchase onsite at the Registration Desk and will be sold on a first come, first served basis.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6

Event Registration
Hamilton Convention Centre – Third Floor Registration Desk
9:00am-8:00pm
Pick up your delegate pass and tickets, purchase event tickets, have your questions answered by the CCMA registration team. Let us know how we can help!

CCMA Songwriters’ Series 1
The Studio
2:30pm-5:00pm
Tickets available soon
It's impossible to ignore what some consider to be the greatest aspect of country music, and what makes it resonant as a genre - the song writing. The CCMA Songwriters’ Series celebrates the crafting of original songs and the stories behind the words, indulging listeners with both new and familiar faces in the process. This three-day, acoustic performance series is sure to inspire and evoke strong emotions in all who attend; so make a point of stopping by for a listen - you'll be glad you did.
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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

Event Registration
Hamilton Convention Centre – Third Floor Registration Desk
9:00am-8:00pm
Onsite ticket pick-up and purchasing is made easy at our Registration Desk. Should you have any questions about your delegate pass, ticket purchases or event details – head here for help.

CCMA Songwriters’ Series 2
The Studio
4:45pm-7:15pm
Tickets available soon
It's impossible to ignore what some consider to be the greatest aspect of country music, and what makes it resonant as a genre - the song writing. The CCMA Songwriters’ Series celebrates the crafting of original songs and the stories behind the words, indulging listeners with both new and familiar faces in the process. This three-day, acoustic performance series is sure to inspire and evoke strong emotions in all who attend; so make a point of stopping by for a listen - you'll be glad you did.

SIRIUSXM Top of the Country Showcase
7:30pm-12:30am
Talent to be announced soon
The SiriusXM Top Of The Country music competition and program comes to an exciting finish tonight as the three regional finalists take to the stage one last time, and compete for a panel of celebrity judges. Make your way down to Fan Village tonight to see these rising stars perform and stay for the headlining act that will officially get the party started for the weekend festivities of Country Music Week. 

CCMA Legends Show: A Tribute to Yesterday & Today
FirstOntario Concert Hall
7:30pm-9:30pm
Price: $40-$65 at ticketmaster.ca
You won’t want to miss the CCMA Legends Show: A Tribute to Yesterday & Today; as this once-in-a-lifetime event pays tribute to Canadian country hits of the past by pairing some of Canada’s most cherished country artists, including Hall of Fame inductees, with rising and current stars of the industry. A special moment in the show will be the induction of Dallas Harms' "Paper Rosie" into the Canadian Songwriters' Hall of Fame with Jess Moskaluke and Aaron Goodvin performing the beloved song. 

Hosted by:
Beverley Mahood

Featuring performances by:
Chad Brownlee
Terri Clark
Patricia Conroy
Russell deCarle
Cory Gallant
Aaron Goodvin
Charlie Major
Murray McLauchlan
Jason McCoy
Jess Moskaluke
JJ Shiplett
Michelle Wright
Western Swing Authority


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8

Event Registration 
Hamilton Convention Centre – Third Floor Registration Desk
9:00am-6:00pm
Stop by the Registration Desk if you’re just getting into Hamilton and need to pick up your delegate pass or previously ordered event tickets. Interested in purchasing additional event tickets? You can do that here, too. Let us help with your questions, concerns and feedback.

CCMA Country Run presented by iHeartRadio Canada
9:00am-11:00am
This will be a fun interactive 5k run. Join us for this inaugural event, featuring performances along the route, some of your favourite country artists participating, and a pancake breakfast waiting for you at the finish line. More details to come! REGISTER HERE.

CCMA Songwriters’ Series 3
The Studio
1:30pm-4:00pm
Tickets available soon
It's impossible to ignore what some consider to be the greatest aspect of country music, and what makes it resonant as a genre - the song writing. The CCMA Songwriters’ Series celebrates the crafting of original songs and the stories behind the words, indulging listeners with both new and familiar faces in the process. This three-day, acoustic performance series is sure to inspire and evoke strong emotions in all who attend; so make a point of stopping by for a listen - you'll be glad you did.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

Event Registration
Hamilton Convention Centre – Third Floor Registration Desk
9:00am-1:00pm
Note the reduced hours of the Registration Desk today. If you’ve order CCMA Awards Show tickets through us and haven’t picked them up by 1pm, we’ll leave them at the FirstOntario Centre box office for you.

In The Round: Crossing Borders
The Studio
1:30pm-3:30pm
Tickets available soon
This special event features masterclass songwriters from both sides of the border in a guitar pull setting. Notable songwriters from Canada and the U.S. will share the stories behind country music’s biggest hits. Experience this unique and one-time-only stage event with the names behind the country songs you know and love.

Countdown Concert
2:30-5:30pm
This is a FREE event
Help us get the party started and set the mood for the high energy CCMA Awards Show. With a fun, festival atmosphere, the Countdown Concert will feature some of your favourite Canadian country music artists.

CCMA Red Carpet
FirstOntario Centre
5:45pm-7:15pm
The perfect opportunity to star gaze: If you’re a fan of Canadian country artists and personalities, the CCMA Red Carpet is the place to be. Nominated artists, performers, presenters and special guests walk the carpet and interact with fans and media along the way. Fans are encouraged to get to the FanZone early for prime spots to get a glimpse of, and cheer on, their favourite stars.

Canadian Country Music Association Awards
FirstOntario Centre
8:00pm-10:00pm
Canadian country music fans, artists and industry alike, look forward to the CCMA Awards Show every year – Canadian country music’s biggest night. As a salute to the year that’s been, this two-hour celebration features performances and appearances by some of Canada’s brightest country stars and announces winners in eight award categories. Shania Twain hosts this year!

Featuring Performances by:
Terri Clark
Lindsay Ell
Tim Hicks
High Valley
Brett Kissel
Meghan Patrick
Dallas Smith
Keith Urban

Special Appearance by:
Mason Ramsey

More performers and presenters for the 2018 CCMA Awards Show will be announced this month.

Ticket Price: $45.00 - $91.00/each (CLICK HERE to purchase)
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