The BreakOut West Music Festival features a multi-genre line-up of over 50 of western Canada’s best emerging and established artists performing at multiple venues throughout the host city. New in 2017 the music festival will start with a Kick-off Concert. Lineup and tickets coming June 15th. BreakOut West features some of the best untapped talent in western Canada. Support local - discover the next big thing!
BreakOut West 2017 Artist Lineup and
Schedule Coming Soon!
BreakOut West 2017 will be held in Edmonton, AB, from September 13-17 marking the 15th year of the alliance and the event! The 4-day event will be comprised of a 4-day music conference, a 3-night multi-genre music festival, the Western Canadian Music Industry Awards Brunch, the Western Canadian Music Awards Reception, and a NEW event Kick-off Concert. All venues are in close proximity, have easy access, appropriate capacities and existing local live music audience.
BreakOut West is the primary event hosted by the Western Canadian Music Alliance – an organization created by the Music Industry Associations of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Northwest Territories and Yukon Territory – to promote and celebrate western Canadian music. Each year the event is held in a different member region on a rotational basis. The Western Canadian Music Alliance values excellence, boldness, integrity, inclusivity and passion; values that carry us through all of our event vision and work with artists and industry.