Thanks to the generosity of WESTAF, we are proud to present the annual

Arts Northwest presents this award to the artist who best represents the excellence of performing arts in our region through their showcase performance (eligible artists may perform in either the Juried or Sessions showcases ).  Artist is selected by the votes of conference attendees.

In addition to the honor of being "Best of Show," the award comes with a $500  cash award and $1000 tour support grant (administered by Arts Northwest). The Arts Northwest Showcase Award Grant is intended to encourage block booking within the region.  


The recipients of 2019 Showcase Award Grant:




The recipients of 2018 Showcase Award Grant:



The recipients of 2017 Showcase Award Grant:

Derina Harvey Band - Congratulations!


And the 2016 winners - The Quebe Sisters!


Thanks to: