Countdown to Gala
Long List / Jun 11
Short List / Jul 11
Polaris Gala / Sep 17
Heritage Prize / Oct TBA



Gala to be broadcast live on Sirius, CBC Radio 3 and

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If reading that last post made you want to watch and listen to this Polaris Music Prize Gala thing we’re going on about, you’re in luck. This year there are more ways for fans at home to experience the Polaris Gala than ever before through our fine broadcast partners.

September 21 listen live on Sirius channel 86 across North America or around the world on as host Grant Lawrence cracks the jokes and our short listed artists play their hearts out trying not to be nervous about the oversized cheque in the wings. Want to see who is wearing what? It’s all going to be webcast live across Canada on Either way, you’ll be right there with us when the winner is revealed at the end of the night

Then tune in September 26th for a special 1-hour television presentation on MuchMusic (9pm and midnight EST).


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