Dauphin’s Countryfest was nominated for the 2012 Manitoba Tourism Award for Event of the Year. Countryfest Director, Ross McAuley was in attendance and was pleased to accept our finalist award at the Awards Ceremony in Winnipeg on September 10, 2012.
Unfortunately, Countryfest didn’t take home the win for this year but the board and staff would like to congratulate the Winnipeg Folk Festival and Folklorama on their shared win!
CMT host Casey Clark and his crew were on site during Dauphin's Countryfest this year gathering lots of fun footage. Dauphin's Countryfest is excited that we will be featured on CMT this weekend!
Here are the times and dates that the Countryfest special will be aired:
Dauphin's Countryfest was featured in the August 13th, 2012 edition of POLLSTAR Magazine.
POLLSTAR included a picture from this years' festival of Zac Brown Band along with Countryfest President Eric Irwin and Promoter Rob Waloschuk in the "Backstage" section of the magazine.
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