Media Release

Junior JUNOS brings family-friendly fun to London

Feb 14, 2019

Children’s concert presented with CBC Kids will showcase Children’s Album of the Year nominees Beppie, Ginalina, Sonshine & Broccoli, and Splash’N Boots 

Toronto – The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) announced today the return of Junior JUNOS, a family-friendly Saturday morning dance party featuring performances by Children’s Album of the Year JUNO Award nominees Beppie, Ginalina, Sonshine & Broccoli and Splash’N Boots. Presented with CBC Kids, fans of all ages are invited to Wolf Performance Hall (251 Dundas St.) on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 10:30 AM to experience a morning filled with music, crafts, and interactive activities, hosted by CBC Kids stars Tony and Gary the Unicorn.  Families can arrive as early as 10:00am for fun crafts, interactive activities and a special meet & greet with True from True and the Rainbow Kingdom.

“JUNO Week has plenty of entertainment for younger fans,” said Allan Reid, President & CEO, CARAS/The JUNO Awards & MusiCounts. “For children, Junior JUNOS is the star event and we encourage Londoners to bring the whole family. Put on your dancing shoes and enjoy performances from some of the best children’s musical acts the country has to offer.” 

Individual tickets to Junior JUNOS are priced at $9.04 for children and $22.60 for adults. Family Passes are also available at $45.20 and can be purchased at eventbrite.ca.

For more information on the 2019 JUNO Awards, please visit junoawards.ca.

The 48th Annual JUNO Awards and JUNO Week will be hosted in London, ON from March 11 through March 17, 2019, with The JUNO Awards Broadcast live from the Budweiser Gardens at 8 PM ET on Sunday, March 17, on CBC, CBC Radio One, CBC Music, the free CBC Gem streaming service in Canada and globally on 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.

The JUNO Awards are made possible with the support of Ontario Creates (formerly OMDC).

Lead Partners: Apple Music and TD Bank Group.

Funding Partners: The Province of Ontario, the City of London, Tourism London.

 Links:
Official JUNO Awards website: www.junoawards.ca / Digital Toolkit

JUNO Awards

Twitter: @TheJUNOAwards / Instagram: @TheJUNOAwards / Facebook: @TheJUNOAwards / Hashtag: #JUNOS

 

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 industry icons through the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. For more information on the 48th Annual JUNO Awards or The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) please visit www.junoawards.ca.

 

About CBC Kids

CBC Kids creates entertaining and inspiring media for children and the grownups who care for them. Part of Canada’s national public broadcaster, we continue our tradition of excellence and innovation in children’s content and reach our audience through CBC platforms including television, digital and social media.

 

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