Media Release

Volunteer Applications Now Open for the JUNO Awards

Dec 10, 2018

Volunteers are being recruited for JUNO Week, to be held in London, Ontario from March 11-17, 2019

 

LONDON – Today, the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) invites the public to volunteer to participate in JUNO Week 2019 in London, Ont. The week-long music celebration commences Monday, March 11, closing with the country’s biggest night in music – The 48th annual JUNO Awards Broadcast – which will air live across Canada on CBC, CBC Radio and globally on CBCMusic.ca/junos on Sunday, March 17.  

Volunteers will have the chance to meet and work alongside like-minded music lovers, while experiencing first-hand the unique opportunity of participating and assisting in the execution of a pillar event in the Canadian entertainment industry.  

Volunteer applications for the 2019 JUNO Week celebrations open today. More details are available online at junoawards.ca/volunteer. Applicants must be 19 years of age or older to qualify.

London’s own electronic music duo, Loud Luxury, will take the stage at Budweiser Gardens and additional performer announcements will be released in the coming months. Tickets to The 2019 JUNO Awards are available online at budweisergardens.com, by phone at 1-866-455-2849 and in-person at the Courtesy Ford Box Office at Budweiser Gardens (Located at Gate 1).  

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

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.

For more information on the JUNO Awards, please contact:

Sheri Clish | rock-it promotions | [email protected] | 416.656.0707 ext. 122