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Entertainment and Sports Award Season

Life_D16-6As the year comes to an end, we are entering award’s season – the celebration of the best in movies, television, entertainment and sports. 

Entertainment Awards:

People’s Choice Awards (Jan. 18) pcavote.com
Voted on by the general public. Over 125 million votes are cast for the best in music, movies, TV, and digital.

Golden Globe Awards (Jan. 8) goldenglobes.com
Jimmy Fallon is the 2017 host and award honours include Meryl Streep for the Cecil B. deMille Award.

Academy Awards (Feb 26) oscars.org
Host not announced yet. Make sure you enter our annual contest.

Grammy Awards (Feb 12) grammy.com
The recording industry’s most prestigious award, this year, Kendrick Lamar earned 11 nominations for the 2016 Grammys, both Taylor Swift and The Weeknd tied for second with 7 nominations apiece.

Canadian Screen Awards (Mar 12) academy.ca
Celebrating Canadian product in cinema and television.

Juno Awards (April 2) junoawards.ca
Awarding the best in Canadian music; this year held in Ottawa with host, Michael Bublé

Academy of Country Music Awards (Apr. 2) acmcountry.com
Features country music’s biggest stars, past and present, with awards in 13 categories.

Billboard Music Awards (May 14) billboard.com
Newest popular music awarded by Billboard Magazine,

Tony Awards (June 11) tonyawards.com
Live each year from New York City awards best on Broadway.

Sporting Events:

World Junior Ice Hockey Championships
(Dec 26-Jan 5) worldjunior2015.com
Watch many of the best up-and-coming hockey stars in the world over the holiday break.
Host cities: Montreal/Toronto

US College Football Bowl Games espn.go.com
Two of the 10 BIG football bowl tournaments.

  • Orange Bowl (Dec 30)
  • Rose Bowl & Sugar Bowl Games (Jan 2)

NHL Winter Classic (Jan 2) nhl.com
The game will feature the St. Louis Blues taking on the Chicago Blackhawks at Busch Stadium, home of Major League Baseball’s St. Louis Cardinals.

NHL All Star Weekend (Jan 28-29) nhl.com
Held in Los Angeles, team members determined by fan vote, voting opens Dec. 1, 2016

Super Bowl 50 (Feb 5) nfl.com
Half-time show features Lady Gaga

National Basketball Association All-Star Weekend (Feb 17-19) nba.com
New Orleons plays host to several events includ-ing the All-Star Game and Celebrity Game.

Canadian Figure Skating Championships (Jan 16-22) skatecanada.ca
The best of Canadian figure skating, winners go on to compete in Worlds and/or Olympics.

World Figure Skating Championships Helsinki (Mar 29-April 2) helsinki2017.com
Athletes compete for the best in the world in men’s singles, ladies’ singles, pairs and ice dancing.