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Music Cities Awards 2022
Presented by Visit Bentonville

The Music Cities Awards is a global competition designed to acknowledge and reward the most outstanding applications of music for economic, social, environmental and cultural development in cities and places all around the world.

After two successful virtual editions in 2020 and 2021, the Music Cities Awards are back with a special live ceremony taking place on 4 November 2022 as part of the Tulsa Music Cities Convention

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04 November 2022

Music Cities Awards 2022 Ceremony

Live in Tulsa, OK, USA as part of Music Cities Convention
19 August 2022

Deadline for Submissions
UPDATED - 20 September 2022 

Nominees Announced


There are a total of 11 Music Cities Awards spanning small to large city initiatives, tourism, sustainability, music offices, real estate and the night time economy.

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 2022 Awards Categories 

Award Categories
2021 Jury


Our 2022 Music Cities Awards jury is comprised of an inclusive global mix of music cities professionals; from  economic development managers, educators, creative industry executives to leading diversity professionals.

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Jury 2022

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