WHEN ARE THE 53RD ANNUAL GMA DOVE AWARDS?

The Dove Awards will be held live at Nashville’s Allen Arena on Tuesday, October 18, 2022.

The show will be broadcasted worldwide on TBN Friday, October 21, 2022 at 8pm & 10pm ET.

WHAT IS THE ATTIRE FOR THE GMA DOVE AWARDS?
Business/formal attire is encouraged.
IS THERE AN AGE LIMIT FOR CHILDREN ATTENDING THE SHOW?
Children under the age of 5 years old are not permitted. Minors under the age of 16 years old must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
WHERE DO I PARK?
Please park at Woodmont Hills Church of Christ located at 3710 Franklin Pike, Nashville, TN 37204. Parking on Lipscomb’s campus will be extremely limited.

Multiple shuttles will operate continuously from Woodmont Hills to the Lipscomb campus. Please plan accordingly to allow extra time. Valet is not available.

New for 2022, we will need to charge for off-site parking at Woodmont Hills Church because of rising costs for labor and shuttles. The cost will be $10 per car; cash is due at arrival. We will have attendants onsite to facilitate.

IS THERE ACCESSIBLE SEATING AVAILABLE?
Yes. The Allen Arena is ADA compliant. Be sure to specify your seating requirements when purchasing tickets.
WHAT IS THE LATEST I CAN ARRIVE TO THE ALLEN ARENA?
Venue doors close at 6:15 PM/Central. Due to the nature of television, it is important for guests to be in place before the show begins at 6:30 PM in Nashville.
HOW SHOULD I BOOK THE HOTEL?

Lodging details COMING SOON.

RECORDING AND IMAGE WAIVER
The Gospel Music Association (GMA) reserves the right to broadcast and transmit recorded content via TV, satellite, cable, internet, and any other means of distribution. The GMA also reserves the right to capture photographic images during the event and use them for promotional purposes. By entering, you agree to be filmed, photographed and recorded. You also agree that all material captured by the GMA may be used by the GMA and its partners for promotional purposes, worldwide.
CODE OF CONDUCT

The Gospel Music Association’s mission is “to expose, promote and celebrate the Gospel through music.” As an association, we are only as strong as our membership community – one that is made up of a variety of sounds and people that represent God’s beautifully diverse creation. Our intention is that all our programs and communications support the greatest good of the represented body. As a result, the GMA is not a place for behavior that is inappropriate, off-topic, disruptive, abusive, or illegal.

The GMA defines inappropriate behavior as that which undermines Biblical principles and the mission of GMA, including any form of written, verbal or physical abuse or threats, the use of derogatory or discriminatory language, gestures or actions, any form of harassment, racism, sexism, or any other targeted comments which may violate any local, state or federal laws or could reasonably be construed to cause harm to another GMA participant before, during or after the GMA events, whether in-person in Nashville, TN or at satellite events, through social media channels, while engaging in any online aspect of the events, or any other method of communication.

The GMA may take action in its discretion to address any individual(s) or group(s) it believes fails to meet the standards set forth in this Code of Conduct, including, without limitation, revoking the violating parties’ membership, credentials or tickets without refund.

Please contact info@gospelmusic.org if you believe you’ve observed or experienced a violation of this Code of Conduct, and GMA will work to assess the situation and to respond as soon as possible. Notifying the GMA does not constitute or replace a notification to local law enforcement.

All suspected violations of the law should be reported to local law enforcement. For emergencies, immediately dial 9-1-1. For non-emergencies, the Nashville Police Department is available at 615-862-8600.