Frequency: Recurring daily
Once-a-year event that includes a 4-Day Conference, 3-Night Music Festival, and the Western Canadian Music Awards.
BreakOut West is an annual gathering to celebrate, develop, and support the best of western Canadian music, taking place. Western Canadian artists are developing sustainable careers of national and international scope, and BreakOut West is an integral component of this development. Through the annual conference and festival, industry from around the world and western Canadian artists are given the opportunity to discover, educate, network and grow. The event consists of the BreakOut West Festival; showcasing the talent contained in the "left half" of Canada, and delivering Western Canadian Music Awards to honoured nominees, and the Conference itself with educational panels, networking events, and so much more.