JAMBOREE IN LOCKDOWN:
A VIRTUAL EVENT
June 6, 2020
Join us for our first-in-kind country music event for the times! Live from Calgary’s King Eddy, our virtual Jamboree will feature great Canadian country talent and entertaining hosts. This will be a FREE event but we ask that you donate generously to our select charity. All funds raised will be donated through Calgary Health Trust, in support of their Clean Hands, Giving Hearts COVID-19 Response Fund.
By Invitation Only:
Date: Saturday, June 6th, 2020
Time: 6:00pm (MST)
Where: Your house, your deck, your boat… wherever you have an internet connection
(Zoom details will be sent to confirmed guests.)
Featuring: Dallas Smith, The Reklaws, Aaron Goodvin, Lindsay Ell, Gord Bamford and Jess Moskaluke
Additional Artists: Nice Horse, Annika, Matt Masters, Michela Sheedy, Blake Reid and Lyndsay Butler
Hosted by: Bobby Wills and Drew Gregory
ABOUT THE CHARITY:
As the fundraiser for healthcare and hospitals in Calgary, Calgary Health Trust has established the Clean Hands, Giving Hearts COVID-19 Response Fund to respond to the urgent needs of our health system. During these unprecedented times, our community is needed more than ever to support areas of greatest impact in Calgary’s response to COVID-19 and the emerging healthcare needs of our community in this crisis.
Clean Hands, Giving Hearts has three pillars of focus: supporting front-line workers, protecting vulnerable populations and prioritizing the growing mental health concerns so many in our city face. Funds raised through this campaign are allocated where they are needed most, as Calgary Health Trust works closely with Alberta Health Services leadership to identify constantly emerging priorities.
DINING PACKAGES AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE!
Specially curated dining packages will be available for purchase for those in the Calgary area. More dining packages will be posted soon.
Where everything is handcrafted using seasonal ingredients! For the Jamboree in Lockdown, the Fork + Farm is presenting guests with two delicious country inspired options: 1) a charcuterie board + seasonal dessert; and 2) a prime rib or flank steak main + seasonal dessert. In addition, $4 from every order will be donated to the Calgary Health Trusts’ Clean Hands, Giving Hearts COVID-19 Response Fund.
Cut-off Date: Order by June 5th at 3:00pm
Healthy, delicious options with a little bit of country-style indulgence! For the Jamboree in Lockdown, FitKitchen is presenting guests with two options: 1) an appy and dessert bundle; and 2) a dinner bundle (fresh kale salad and BBQ beef mac n cheese). FitKitchen will donate 10% of every order (pre-tax) to Calgary Health Trusts’ Clean Hands, Giving Hearts COVID-19 Response Fund.
To Order: Via Online Link
Cut-off Date: Order by June 5th at 11:59pm
ABOUT THE ARTISTS:
For nearly two decades, Dallas Smith has been delighting fans with his country music. His career album, Lifted, has earned him both critical acclaim and an armful of JUNO and CCMA Award wins and nominations. Smith has four number #1 country hits in Canada and is rapidly growing his fan base in the U.S. In 2016, Smith joined Keith Urban as his special guest of the “ripCORD World Tour”, that included an appearance at the first-ever show to take place at Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, making Smith the first Canadian artist to step on that main stage.
For more information, visit: dallassmithmusic.com
The Reklaws – Stuart Walker and Jenna Rae – are a Canadian brother-sister duo that took the country music scene by storm when they won the Emerging Artist Showcase at the Boots and Hearts Music Festival in Bowmanville, Ontario, in 2013. Natives of Cambridge, Ontario, their single, “Hometown Kids” shows the duo exploring the nostalgic staples of their hometown. A fun, young and energetic entry on the country music scene, the duo was accepted into the Canadian Country Music Association Discovery Program in 2013.
For more information, visit: thereklaws.com
Aaron Goodvin first made a name on the Canadian country music scene as a songwriter, placing a track with Luke Bryan, before stepping out as a solo artist. His debut single, “Knock On Wood,” was a Top 40 hit at Country radio in Canada and opened the door for the Top 10 follow up smash hits “Woman In Love” and “Lonely Drum.” Originally from Spirit River, Alberta, Aaron has a natural ability to light up a stage and connect with his audience, like only a good small-town country boy can.
For more information, visit: aarongoodvin.com
A strong female presence on the Canadian country music scene, Lindsay is known for her heart-on-your-sleeve lyrics and soulful voice. Lindsay’s first full-length country album was released in August 2017. The Project, debuted at No. 1 on the Country Album Sales Chart and was named Billboard’s “Best Country Album of 2017. The single “Criminal” became her first Top 20 hit in the US, as well as her first No.1 on the Canadian Country radio charts. Originally from Calgary, Alberta, Lindsay released her first album in 2006, at the age of 17.
For more information, visit lindsayell.com
Gord Bamford is an Australian-Canadian country music singer. He released his debut album, God’s Green Earth, in 2001 and four more studio albums since then, with nine songs in the Canadian Hot 100. He has opened for the likes of Tim McGraw, Kenny Rogers and Teri Clark, and has won 16 various country music awards, including three Junos and 13 CCMA Awards, including Male Artist of the Year, Songwriter of the Year (3x), Single of the Year (3x) and Album of the Year (3x).
For more information, visit: gordbamford.com
The 2018 CCMA Award winner for “Album of the Year”, Moskaluke achieved CRIA Platinum single status with “Cheap Wine and Cigarettes”, and has since gone on to earn CRIA Gold certifications for four other singles. She’s a multiple JUNO Award nominee and the 2017 JUNO Award winner for Country Album of the Year; and a three-time consecutive Canadian Country Music Association recipient for “Female Artist of the Year”.
For more information, visit: jessmoskaluke.com
ABOUT THE HOSTS:
Bobby Wills combines his country sounds with modern edge and relatable lyrics. He is a Canadian country singer and song writer with an impressive discography of four studio albums. Two-time nominee for the Male Artist of the Year at the CCMAs (2013-2014) and a nomination for Songwriter of the Year (2016), Bobby keeps impressing.
For more information, visit: bobbywills.com
Growing up in the small rural community of Standard, Alberta (population around 350), there is an authenticity and humbleness to the music of Drew Gregory that is undeniable. The songs of this award-winning, Alberta country-music artist are full of down-home realism, roots and grit, that come from years spent working the land as a farmer—an aspect of his life that is deeply connected to his talent as a musician, singer and songwriter. Drew is the 2015 ACMA Male Artist of the Year, 2016 YYC Male Artist of the Year, and winner of the 2016 ACMA Album of the Year.
For more information, visit: drewgregorymusic.com
ABOUT THE SPONSORS:
Founded in 1974, Mawer Investment Management Ltd. is a privately owned, independent investment firm that manages assets for a broad range of individual and institutional investors across all major investment strategies. The firm has offices in Calgary, Toronto and Singapore. Mawer is the flagship sponsor of the Jamboree in Lockdown.
For more information, visit: mawer.com
Founded in 1952, Stikeman Elliott’s mission is to deliver only the highest quality counsel as well as the most efficient and innovative services in order to steadily advance client goals. Craig Senyk Initiatives thanks Stikeman for their legal help to create a safe work environment for those involved with the Jamboree in Lockdown.
For more information, visit: stikeman.com