The 2017 ECMAs - Need-To-Know Info!

The 2017 ECMAs - Need-To-Know Info!

The 2017 East Coast Music Awards: Festival and Conference - April 26-30, 2017 in Saint John, NB

The 2017 East Coast Music Awards Show (presented by Canaport LNG)

  • Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 8PM at Harbour Station in Saint John
  • Hosted by comedian James Mullinger
  • Featuring performances by Classified & David Myles, Paper Lions, Reeny Smith, Ria Mae, Lisa LeBlanc, Jason Benoit, Les Hôtesses d’Hilaire, Caroline Savoie, REPARTEE, Tomato/Tomato, Gordie MacKeeman & His Rhythm Boys, Còig, and The Motorleague.
  • The Red Carpet will be live-streamed at 7PM AST and the Awards Show will be live-streamed at 8PM AST on ECMA TV here and Bell Aliant TV1. 
  • Tickets are on sale now, but will sell out soon! Purchase here


  • Full showcasing lineup can be viewed here.
  • Wristbands, Weekend Warrior Wristbands, Festival Passes, VIP Passes, the Matt Andersen Big Ticket and Songwriters' Circle tickets are on sale now, but quantities are limited! Purchase here
  • Download the "Gigs at a Glance" document here
  • Download the ECMA Official Venue Map here



  • All passes will be available for pickup between April 26-30, 2017 at the ECMA registration desk at the Saint John Trade & Convention Centre, 1 Market Square in Saint John
  • Registration hours are Wednesday, April 26 (12pm-9pm), Thursday, April 27 to Saturday, April 29 (9am-9pm) and Sunday, April 30 (9am-2pm)

Mobile App

  • Our 2017 mobile app presented by Saint John Hyundai is now available for iOS and Android. Get it here:


  • Volunteer applications are now open. Go here for more details. 

Hotel and Travel

  • For information on hotel and travel, go here


  • Read our FAQ document here