The 2011 BreakOut West Awards (Western Canadian Music Awards) were held in Whitehorse, Yukon on October 23rd, 2011.
Countryfest President, Eric Irwin presented the award for Country Recording of the Year to Ridley Bent for his album Rabbit on my Wheel. Ridley Bent has performed at Dauphin’s Countryfest multiple times over the years and has always been a crowd favourite and weekend highlight for many.
Dauphin’s Countryfest is proud to be a sponsor of BreakOut West.
Dauphin’s Countryfest is excited to present George Canyon and his “A Black & White Christmas” show in Dauphin on Tuesday December 6, 2011 at the Watson Arts Centre - Learn MORE!
Dauphin's Countryfest is very honoured to once again be nominated by the Canadian Country Music Association for Country Fair, Festival or Exhibition of the Year!
This marks Countryfest's 6th time being nominated in the catergory.
A full list of nominees can be viewed at www.ccma.org. The 2011 CCMAs will take place in Hamilton, Ontario from September 9 - 12, 2011.