“Breakout West“, a celebration of Western Canadian music is happening in Regina this week.
From Thursday until Sunday, there will be many showcase performances at venues around the city including the Western Canadian Music Awards which goes Thursday night at Casino Regina hosted by Canadian country music star Brett Kissel.
Breakout West and the Western Canadian Music Awards are the primary events hosted by the Western Canadian Music Alliance.
Each year, the event is held on a rotational basis in different regions of Western Canada with this year being the 14th year of the event.
Some of the Saskatchewan artists being showcased over the next four days include Alex Runions, Blake Berglund, Megan Nash and Nick Faye and the Deputies.