St. Johns. Nl - May 17, 2013 – Hospitality Newfoundland and Labrador strongly urges for a hold on slick-water hydraulic fracturing in the province, especially within the greater boundaries of Gros Morne National Park, until a comprehensive analysis of the long-term impacts of the proposed hydraulic fracturing projects is completed.
Halifax, NS, February 11, 2013 – The Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) announced today that Halifax, Nova Scotia has been selected to host Country Music Week and the Canadian Country Music Association Awards™ in 2015. This will mark the first time that Halifax has hosted country music’s biggest week since 1982.
Charlottetown – February 2, 2013 - Metro Credit Union Music PEI Week 2013 concluded Saturday night to a packed theatre for the 12th Annual Music PEI Awards Gala, at the Homburg Theatre at the Confederation Centre of the Arts in Charlottetown. Get the complete list of winners in our story.
Halifax, NS – March 8, 2013 - Natalie MacMaster, Rose Cousins, Jenn Grant, The Once, and Tim Chaisson are the first artists to take home East Coast Music Awards at the 25th Annual Eastlink East Coast Music Week. Get the initial results in our story.
Halifax, January 23, 2013 – The Federal Government maintains new investments in arts and culture in Nova Scotia will boost tourism, generate employment and strengthen the local economy and provide residents and visitors with rich cultural experiences.
Proposed programming includes a variety of activities, such as music, comedy, dance, film and media arts events. Organizations receiving funding include the Atlantic Filmmakers Cooperative, the Chester Theatre Council Society, the Jazz East Rising Association, and the Osprey Arts Centre Association.
Toronto, ON – January 22, 2013 - Internationally renowned Canadian Blues Artists from Coast-to-Coast were honoured by their peers at the 16th Annual Maple Blues Awards gala in Toronto last night as a sold out crowd of blues lovers gathered to celebrate Canadian blues at Koerner Hall.
Yarmouth, February, 11, 2013 - . The province of Nova Scotia has announced funding for southwestern Nova Scotia to preserve a landmark Yarmouth hotel and convention centre, and supporting the World Junior A Hockey Challenge which will generate more than $4 million in economic activity for the region.
Charlottetown, PE – January 23, 2012 - Seasonal residents who own a second home on Prince Edward Island, and those who come to visit them are big contributors to the Island economy, says Minister of Tourism and Culture Robert Henderson.
October 23, 2012 – East Coast Kitchen Party is pleased to announce the launch of East Coast Kitchen Party Radio (SOCAN LICENCE NUMBER: 167204). This represents a major expansion of services provided by the independent media company that formally began operations during the East Coast Music Awards in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island in April 2011. Since then, East Coast Kitchen Party has been providing regular reports on Atlantic Canada’s arts, entertainment and lifestyle news.