Western Canadian Music Awards to be held in Regina in 2016

One of the biggest events of the year for Western Canadian musicians will be held in Regina in 2016.

Awards, festival to run Oct. 13-16

The Western Canadian Music Awards will be held in Regina next year, it was announced on Tuesday.

One of the biggest events of the year for Western Canadian musicians will be held in Regina in 2016.

It's the Western Canadian Music Awards, which are scheduled for Oct. 13-16.

Along with the awards, BreakOut West — a music festival and conference — is also on the agenda.

Local artists can apply to perform during the festival at the BreakOut West website.

This year's Western Canadian Music Awards were held in Victoria Sept. 17-20.