Calgary – On Saturday, July 16 the 2016 Nashville North Star winner, Julia Vos, will perform at Nashville North.


WHAT: Nashville North Star winner’s performance

WHEN: Saturday, July 16, 2016 at 8 p.m.

WHERE: Nashville North, Stampede Park


As the Nashville North Star winner, Julia Vos receives:

-A trip to the 2016 Canadian Country Music Awards in London, Ont. including hotel, airfare and a Country Music Week delegate pass

-Performance at Nashville North on Saturday, July 16

-Recording session at Music Centre Canada

-Professional song writing session with country music artist, Jake Mathews

-Professional photography session

-A record release to country radio stations across Canada provided by Royalty Records

-Showcase opportunity at 2016 Royalty Records party at Canadian Country Music Week

-$2,500 cash

Tracy Bone of Alexander First Nation (second place) and Alex Ezeta (third place) of Calgary earned $1,000 and $500, respectively.

The 21-year-old Vos will look to duplicate success had by 2012 winner Tanya Ryan, now a Nashville North regular, and Cole Malone, last year's champion who can currently be heard on the radio.

About the Calgary Stampede

The Calgary Stampede celebrates the people, the animals, the land, the traditions and the values that make up the unique spirit of the west. The Calgary Stampede contributes to the quality of life in Calgary and southern Alberta through our world-renowned Stampede, year-round facilities, western events and several youth and agriculture programs. Exemplifying the theme We’re Greatest Together; we are a volunteer-supported, not-for-profit community organization that preserves and promotes western heritage and values. All revenue is reinvested into Calgary Stampede programs and facilities.

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For more information, please contact:

Neil Hilts

Media Relations Coordinator

Calgary Stampede

T 403.261.0242

C 403.512.7034