The inaugural 97 South Song Sessions Songwriters Festival runs August 1-2, 2019 at Bench 1775 Winery and Penticton Lakeside Resort and Conference Centre in B.C.'s Okanagan Valley!

The two night performance event hosted by Paul McGuire (ET Canada), features award-winning songwriters and recording artists sharing the stories behind their hit songs with intimate performances for an unforgettable evening like no other.

Performers include:

GRAMMY Award winner and Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductee Tim Nichols

GRAMMY Award nominee and CMA “Song of the Year” winner, Jimmy Yeary

Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductee, Bob DiPiero

2017 CCMA Roots Artist of the Year nominee and 2017 CCMA Songwriter of the Year nominee, Jessica Mitchell


  • Occurred Friday, August 2nd, 2019 @ 7:30 pm


Penticton Lakeside Resort

21 Lakeshore Dr W
Penticton, BC V2A 7M5


97 South Song Sessions