45th Annual GMA Dove Awards

When are the 45th Annual GMA Dove Awards?
The Dove Awards are held at Nashville’s Allen Arena on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014.

How many GMA Dove Awards categories are there, and what are the categories?
Dove Awards are given out in the following 42 categories found here.

How do I find out the nominees for the 45th Annual Dove Awards?
Nominees will be announced at the Dove Awards Press Conference held on Wed, August 13 in Nashville, TN.  The announcements will be streamed live on www.HearitFirst.com.

What artists & special guests are appearing at the 45th Dove Awards?
As talent is announced to perform and/or present, you will find those listings on the NEWS page, as well as the PERFORMERS/PRESENTERS page.



Is the public able to purchase tickets to the GMA Dove Awards?
Yes, tickets are currently available!  Click here to purchase online.

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.

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.

Is there accessible seating available?
Yes. The Allen Arena is ADA compliant. Be sure to specify your seating requirements when purchasing tickets.

Do you have recommended hotels?
Nashville is full of great hotel options.  Two locations that are nearby include:

Hutton Hotel
1808 West End Avenue
Nashville, TN  37203

Hampton Inn & Suites
2324 Crestmoor Road
Nashville, TN  37215