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Canadian Folk Music Awards, Nov 30-Dec 1 in Calgary

Canadian Folk Music Awards, Nov 30-Dec 1 in Calgary Dates / Times 2018-11-30 to 2018-12-01 (19:00 to 22:00) Organization Canadian Folk Music Awards Type Multi Day Community 1301 16 Avenue NW, SAIT Campus Centre Calgary, ABT2M 0L4 902.350.3968 The 14th edition of the Canadian Folk Music Awards takes place over the weekend of Nov 30 – Dec 1 in Calgary, AB. Two nightly hosted Awards Ceremony Shows, with performances by nominees from across Canada, will be presented on Friday and Saturday nights, along with awards in 19 categories at The Gateway (a.k.a. "The Gate"). The Friday night Awards Show features performances by: Andrea Bettger, Danny Boudreau, Ben Hefferman, The LYNNe S, West of Mabou, and Dana Wylie. CFMA Awards to be announced during the evening are: Ensemble / French Songwriter / Children's Album / Young Performer / Producer / Instrumental Group / Contemporary Singer / World Solo / World Group / Unsung Hero Presentation. Doors open at 7PM, event beings at 7:30PM, Friday, Nov 30, at The Gate. Saturday night's Awards Show will feature performances by: Benoit & Jean, Matthew Byrne, Jack Pine & The Flames, Little Miss Higgins, Quantum Tangle, Annie Sumi and The Lifers, and Winona Wilde. Awards to be announced during the evening are: Traditional Singer / Traditional Album / Vocal Group / Solo Artist / Indigenous Songwriter / English Songwriter / Instrumental Solo / New/Emerging Artist / Contemporary Album / Pushing the Boundaries. Doors open at 7PM, event beings at 7:30PM, Saturday, Dec 1, at The Gate. Tickets and wristbands are on sale NOW Tickets are on sale for Friday and Saturday nights' Awards Ceremony shows. A wristband will get you into both nights' Awards shows, along with all additional CFMA weekend events. Tickets are $35 (per night); Wristbands are $60 - purchase here: https://folkawards.ca/tickets More information: https://folkawards.ca/ . Event Details. Location: 1301 16 Avenue NW, SAIT Campus Centre, Calgary