Edmonton Country Music Week

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Brush off your cowboy hat and boots! Country Music Week has arrived in Edmonton. It’s time for five days of knee-slapping country fun.

Must Attend Happenings

FanFest
The loudest, most memorable country performance of the year – all for FREE! The star-studded line-up of country stars includes Emerson Drive, Aaron Lines, Shane Yellowbird, Doc Walker, Carolyn Dawn Johnson, and so many more!
Where: West Edmonton Mall Ice Palace
When: Saturday, Sept 11 from 11am- 3pm

New Artist Showcase
Country stars before the fame and international recognition. From over a 100 submissions, the very best 8 new artists take the stage.
Where: Shaw Conference Centre, Hall D. Tickets are $20.
When: Thursday, Sept 9 from 9:30pm-11:30pm.

Songwriters’ Café
This intimate, acoustic setting provides a forum for songwriters to sing and share the stories behind their tunes.
Where: Shaw Conference Centre. Tickets are only $20
When: Thursday, Sept 9 from 5-3:30pm, Friday, Sept 10 from 3:30-6pm, and Saturday, Sept 11 from 2-4:30pm.

Canada Country Music Awards Awards Show
Edmontonians get the best seat in the house. Be there for great performances and big moments! Show will be broadcast across Canada on CBC with encore airings on CMT.
Where: Rexall Place. Tickets $43 - $103.
When: Sunday, Sept 12 from 5pm-7pm

Two Steppin’ & Drinking
Hit up any country music bar across town for a guaranteed good time - two steppin',whiskey drinking and sing-along country music.
Where: Check out Oil City Roadhouse, Cook County Saloon, Wild West Saloon

ELLE Italia August via cartoonstyles.blogspot.com