Category Archives: Local

Dauphins Countryfest!


Stay Tuned to Now Country as we will have all our 2018 Countryfest announcements! Now Country 104.7 will again be a part of Dauphin’s Countryfest, Canada’s longest running country music festival. Countryfest announced their superstar line-up for the 29th annual festival, including: Florida Georgia Line, Eric Church, Paul Brandt and more TBA. “As Canada’s longest […]

Don’t Forget to Hit These Stores on Record Store Day

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Record Store Day is an annual event that began in the United States in 2007 and is held on one Saturday every April to celebrate the culture of independently owned record stores. The event attracts fans and artists alike to thousands of independent record stores worldwide, where participating stores may choose to celebrate the event by […]

Residential Parking Bans


The City of Winnipeg is under a residential parking ban starting tonight (29/12/16) at 7pm for Zones D, G, H, R, P, and Z, effective from 7pm- 7am. Zones C, F, I, K, N, S, and U will be cleared on Thursday, December 29th from 7am-7pm. Zones B, J, L, M, O, Q, and T […]

Winnipeg Holiday Closures


The holiday’s are a busy time and you’ve got lots to do. But in case you’re wondering whats open/closed, check out the list of the city of Winnipeg holiday closures below!! City of Winnipeg Civic Offices Closed at noon on Friday, December 23 and closed all day on Monday, December 26, and Tuesday, December 27. […]

Dauphin Countryfest 2017


The annual Dauphin Countryfest 2017 line up was just announced and we’ve got details! Currently, the line up includes: Luke Bryan Doc Walker Johnny Reid Keith Urban Megan Patrick Tim Hicks Tickets for the Countryfest go on sale November 14th at 9am and are available for purchase online, over te phone, and n person nx […]

Everything Chocolate


This year is the first ever annual Everything Chocolate event celebrating chocolate!! The event hosted by the Canadian Cancer Society kicks is being held on Saturday November 5th at The Hilton, 1800 Wellington Avenue. There will be a wine and chocolate pairing station, a photo booth, an expresso bar, a silent auction with GREAT prizes […]

BreakOut West 2016


Manitoba artists are getting ready for the annual BreakOut West Festival in Regina! The weekend music festival celebrates western musicians and the WCMAS. The three day event kicks off this Thursday on October 13th with the Western Canadian music Awards and runs until the 16th. You can see more event details and the full list […]

Ray St. Germain On Now Mornings


Local country artist Ray St. Germain joined Kimberley Dawn on Now Country Mornings today (27/09/16) to talk about his upcoming event! Ray St. Germain will be hosting ROADSHOW 204 at Club Regent Event Centre on October 4th. The concert, free to Club Card Members, features 2015 Manitoba Country Music Association Award Winners Kendra Ray, Quinton Blair, […]

Sierra Noble “City Of Ghosts” Album Release


Winnipeg’s Sierra Noble celebrated the release of her full length album, “City of Ghosts” on Sunday at The West End Cultural Centre. After 2 years in New York City and 2 years in Nashville, “Home is Where the Heart is” has never meant more to the local singer-songwriter who has moved back to Winnipeg to […]