The Midwest Country Music Association 2019 AwardS Show
The Midwest CMA Music and Award show is all about connecting country music fans and industry leaders with our amazing Midwest artists and celebrating the flourishing Midwest country music scene. Last year's Music and Award Show SOLD OUT to 550 artists, fans and industry leaders. This year we have increased our capacity to 750 to accommodate the growing interest of our industry leaders and country fans. This is a formal optional event. Doors open at 4:30pm. Upon arrival you will experience the red-carpet event beginning at 5:00pm. The Music and Award Show begins promptly at 6:45pm. It will be hosted by Twin Cities media personalities and will highlight the best of our local and regional country artists performing in a Midwest-style GRAMMY show format. There is no better live event to see and hear the best country talent from this region. Last year there were 12 performances and 14 awards. Awards will be given for Best Female Vocalist, Best Male Vocalist, Entertainer Of the Year, Song of the Year, Album of the Year, New Artist of the Year and Americana Artist of the Year among others. The post party begins directly following the show allowing you time to network with fellow industry peers and artists. VIP tickets include a seat in the reserved table section with the best view of the stage and access to the pre-show VIP champagne reception which includes free appetizers and champagne. VIP tickets are $50 plus fees in advance, $60 plus fees at the door. GA tickets include a seat in the non-reserved general admission seating area along with access to the pre-show red carpet. GA tickets are $20 plus fees in advance, $30 plus fees at the door. All attendees will have an opportunity to take their picture on the red carpet after the artists have gone through.