Media Release

The 2020 JUNO Awards Tickets On-Sale November 22

Nov 19, 2019

Tickets to Canada’s Biggest Night in Music in Saskatoon, SK on sale this Friday, November 22 at 10:00 am CT

TORONTO – The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) and CBC today announced that tickets to The 2020 JUNO Awards, taking place at the SaskTel Centre in Saskatoon, SK, will go on sale Friday, November 22. This year’s largest celebration of Canadian music will broadcast across Canada, live on CBC, CBC Radio One, CBC Music, the free CBC Gem streaming service, and globally at cbcmusic.ca/junos at 8 p.m. ET (6 pm CDT) on Sunday, March 15.

Tickets to The 2020 JUNO Awards Broadcast go on sale Friday, November 22 at 10 a.m. CT. Tickets are available starting at $39.95 (plus fees) online at www.ticketmaster.ca, by phone at 1-800-970-SEAT (7328) and in-person at the Sasktel Centre Box Office – 3515 Thatcher Avenue (Main Entrance). For an extra $15, get your official 3D Collector Ticket plus JUNO branded lanyard at time of purchase. $1 from every ticket sold will be donated to MusiCounts, Canada’s music education charity associated with CARAS and the JUNO Awards, courtesy of SaskTel Centre. 

Stay tuned for broadcast announcements for The 2020 JUNO Awards and JUNO Week events in the coming months. 

Leading up to the broadcast, JUNO Week events will take over the city, including the highly anticipated 2020 JUNO Cup Presented by CBC Sports, taking place March 13, 2020 at Merlis Belsher Place, where Canadian musicians go head-to-head with NHL legends in Canada’s favourite sport – hockey. This event is in support of MusiCounts, Canada’s music education charity associated with the JUNO Awards. Tickets to this celebrity hockey game go on sale Thursday, November 21 at 10 a.m. CT online at www.ticketmaster.ca, by phone at 1-800-970-SEAT (7328) and in-person at the Sasktel Centre Box Office – 3515 Thatcher Avenue (Main Entrance). Individual tickets to JUNO Cup Presented by CBC Sports are $20 (plus fees) or $15 (plus fees) when purchasing 10 or more tickets.

The 49th annual JUNO Awards and JUNO Week 2020 will be hosted in Saskatoon, SK from March 9 through March 15, 2020, culminating in The JUNO Awards, on Sunday, March 15, at the SaskTel Centre, broadcast live on CBC, CBC Radio One, CBC Music, the free CBC Gem streaming service in Canada and globally at cbcmusic.ca/junos

Exclusive Broadcast and Content Partner: 

CARAS acknowledges the financial support of FACTOR, the Government of Canada and of Canada’s Private Radio Broadcasters.

Lead Partners: Apple Music, TD Bank Group

Funding Partners: The Government of Saskatchewan, the City of Saskatoon, Tourism Saskatoon.

Links:

Official JUNO Awards website: www.junoawards.ca

CBC Music: www.cbcmusic.ca/junos

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About CARAS

The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences/L’académie canadienne des arts et des sciences de l’enregistrement (CARAS) is a not-for-profit organization created to preserve and enhance the Canadian music industry and to contribute toward higher artistic and industry standards. CARAS’ mandate is comprised of four key pillars: Educate through our music education charity MusiCounts programs and initiatives, Develop emerging artists through mentorship and development programs, Celebrate Canadian artists with year-round JUNO Awards showcasing, and Honour music icons through the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. For more information on the 49th Annual JUNO Awards or The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) please visit www.junoawards.ca

About CBC/Radio-Canada

CBC/Radio-Canada is Canada’s national public broadcaster. Through our mandate to inform, enlighten and entertain, we play a central role in strengthening Canadian culture. As Canada’s trusted news source, we offer a uniquely Canadian perspective on news, current affairs and world affairs. Our distinctively homegrown entertainment programming draws audiences from across the country. Deeply rooted in communities, CBC/Radio-Canada offers diverse content in English, French and eight Indigenous languages. We also deliver content in Spanish, Arabic and Chinese, as well as both official languages, through Radio Canada International (RCI). We are leading the transformation to meet the needs of Canadians in a digital world.  

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