2020 CMAONTARIO FESTIVAL & AWARDS
October 1 – 4, 2020 in London, Ontario
The Country Music Association of Ontario (CMAOntario) has rescheduled the 2020 CMAOntario Awards for Sunday, October 4, 2020, at Centennial Hall in London. Presented by Slaight Music with support from Ontario Creates, the 8th Annual CMAOntario Awards will close out the CMAOntario Festival & Awards Weekend in London October 1 – 4, 2020, previously scheduled for May 28 – 31.
Following the recommendations from government officials regarding COVID-19, CMAOntario took the steps to reschedule the festivities to ensure that the health and well-being of artists and audiences are protected. CMAOntario is committed to presenting and promoting the work of Ontario’s country music industry and looks forward to celebrating in the Fall.
Nominees for the 2020 CMAOntario Awards will be announced this Spring. Performers will be announced in the coming weeks.
Tickets will be honoured for the rescheduled date and more detailed information will be sent to all ticket buyers directly by the venue.
For those that have confirmed reservations at the Delta Armouries hotel for the May event, starting March 31st you can contact the hotel directly at 519.679.6111 to cancel or change your reservation to the new dates.
The CMAOntario Awards are presented by Slaight Music with support from Ontario Creates.
CMAOntario Award Show
Sunday, October 4, 2020, at 7 pm
550 Wellington St., London, Ontario
Tickets are $69 – $225 (plus HST and fees) and are available
online at www.centennialhall.london.ca or by phone at 1.888.999.8980
CMAOntario Festival & Awards Weekend
October 1 – 4, 2020
In 2007, Rob MacArthur and founding patron Linda Wright together with a number of key industry professionals founded the Country Music Association of Ontario. The Association’s mandate is to foster the growth and development of Ontario’s country music and its industry, provincially, nationally and internationally. The CMAOntario has hosted seven annual Awards Shows and six two-day Road to Independence educational conferences with the generous assistance of presenting sponsor Slaight Music and support of Ontario Creates. www.cmaontario.ca
Slaight Music was started in 2011 with a mandate to support the Canadian music community through a variety of initiatives and to develop Canadian talent via strategic partnerships with industry peers. We work with artists from across the country and across the musical spectrum, helping to further careers and get great music heard. We’re also invested in the technology sphere, helping Canadian music entrepreneurs develop the next generation of digital platforms and services. And, we support a variety of music-related events, causes and charities. www.slaightmusic.com
About Ontario Creates:
Ontario Creates (formerly OMDC) is a provincial agency that facilitates economic development, investment and collaboration in Ontario’s creative industries including the music, book, magazine, film, television and interactive digital media sectors. www.ontariocreates.ca
Ontario Créatif (anciennement la SODIMO) est un organisme provincial qui encourage le développement économique, les investissements et la collaboration au sein des industries de la création de l’Ontario, notamment dans les secteurs de la musique, de l’édition de livres et de revues, du cinéma et de la télévision, et des produits multimédias interactifs numériques. www.ontariocreates.ca/accueil.htm