Canadian Music Week

May 6, 2019

May 12, 2019


Various Venues, Downtown, Toronto


Events Description

Now in its 38th year, Canadian Music Week (CMW) is recognized as one of the premier music conferences and festivals in North America. Known for its world class and expert keynote speakers, CMW has established itself as one of the largest and single longest running entertainment and networking events, attracting delegates from around the world. With seminars, keynotes/celebrity interviews, international match-making, mentoring sessions, networking & Canada’s largest new music festival – 1000+ artists, 40+ countries, 60 venues and 9 days – it is the official meeting ground for those leading and shaping our industries. For artists, it is a chance to learn and network with pros from all sectors of the industry who are at your disposal with the tools and knowledge to build your career in music.

During the week more than 4500 musicians and 160,000 music fans are drawn to Toronto annually to participate in Canada’s largest new music festival. With more than 900 performances taking place in 60 venues throughout downtown Toronto, Canadian Music Week offers an array of entertainment from some of Canada’s hottest acts, emerging artists, and headline talent from all over the world.

An annual highlight of the festival is The Indie Awards. The principal closing event for Canadian Music Week, the Indies features appearances and performances by some of Canada’s – and the world’s – most talented emerging artists fused with the presentation of awards to the past year’s fan favourites. This is one of the select shows that is open to all ages, attracts fans of hard-core rockers and hot alternative to hip-hop and folk rock.

As part of the entertainment lineup, Canadian Music Week also showcases an eclectic mix of music-oriented films, special screenings, documentaries and movie premieres along with special appearances and Q&As with some of the films’ stars, directors and more.

Launched in 2012, the Canadian International Comedy Fest features five days of the best stand-up, with performances from some of Canada’s emerging funnymen (and women!) and headline talent from comedy hot spots worldwide.


Tickets : Individual Events – Varies

WristBand: $75 to $150
Priority access to all official CMW club series venues, plus entry to the CMW Concert Series to experience marquee headline shows at Toronto’s best concert venues.
How to get tickets?

Wristbands & Passes

All events


Date & Time:May 6 to 12, 2019

Music Events Schedule

Venue : Various Venues, Downtown Toronto

Trip Planning
Street Parking
Paid Parking
Public transit accessible

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