44th Annual GMA Dove Awards

When are the 44th Annual GMA Dove Awards?
The Dove Awards are held at Nashville’s Allen Arena on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, and are broadcast on the UP Television Network.

How can I watch the Dove Awards on TV?
The GMA Dove Awards will be broadcast exclusively on UP, America’s favorite network for uplifting family entertainment.  UP can be seen in more than 65 million homes on major cable systems including Comcast, Time Warner Cable, Cox Communications and Charter Communications, as well as DIRECTV on channel 338, DISH Network on channel 188, and Verizon FiOS on channel 224.

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 44th Annual Dove Awards?
Visit the NOMINEES page to find all the artists nominated for this year’s awards show!

Who is hosting this year’s Dove Awards?
Amy Grant and Kirk Franklin will co-host the 44th Annual GMA Dove Awards for the first time!

What artists & special guests are appearing at the 44th 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, a limited number of tickets for the public are now on sale and can be purchased online here.

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 7:15 PM/Central. Due to the nature of television, it is important for guests to be in place before the show begins at 7:30 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.