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Western States Gospel Music Association!

Welcome to the Western States Gospel Music Association website! We appreciate you stopping by and would like to hear from you. If you have any comments or questions please use the information on the Contact Page and we will be in touch.

The Western States Gospel Music Association exists to extend the acceptance, influence and use of traditional gospel music in churches throughout California, Oregon, Washington, Nevada and Arizona. Through the responsible, professional, positive and sensitive use of our talents and resources, we are determined to spread the gospel of Christ to uplift and encourage believers, and witness to those that are hurting.

There is information here on all of the artists that make up the WSGMA and if you are an artist or a promoter looking to be connected with a southern gospel association, we hope you check us out.

Upcoming Events

2018 Great Western Fan Festival

May 3, 2018 - May 5, 2018

Back again to California's Central Valley the the Great Western Fan Festival. This multi-day concert event is a highlight for many on the West Coast who enjoy southern gospel music performed by the best artists from across the country and our region. If you have not attended in the past, we encourage you to make this a 'must see' event!

For more information and to see who's scheduled to appear, click the flier and connect to www.fanfestivals.com.

Get your tickets TODAY!!


Spring Sing & Old-Fashioned Hymn Sing

May 19, 2018 / 12:00 PM (Noon) - 6:00 PM

Our annual Southern California Gospel Concert, the WSGMA Spring Sing, is scheduled for Saturday, May 19th from Noon to 6:00 PM. Become a part of this all afternoon concert event that is a spring time tradition. We return to the Richfield Community Church in Yorba Linda, California where the artists of the Western States Gospel Music Association will present their best in gospel music and the good news of Jesus Christ in song.

If you missed last years' Spring Sing, mark this date on your calendar and get your tickets early. Call (714) 883-8324 now for tickets or contact your favorite WSGMA Artist. Use the 'Artist' page to connect with them.

Click on the flier below for complete information. Don't miss the 2018 WSGMA Spring Sing & Old-Fashioned Hymn Sing!!


Summer's Jubilee & Old-Fashioned Hymn Sing

July 21, 2018 / 12:00 PM (Noon) - 6:00 PM

The Western States Gospel Music Association is excited to announce a new concert event for this summer. For the first time, the WSGMA will host 'Summer's Jubilee' at Immanuel Baptist Church in Highland, California. This concert event is our first venture into the Inland Empire of Southern California. Immanuel Baptist is a perfect concert venue for listening to some great Gospel music performed by the Artists of the WSGMA. A special treat will be the addition of 'Christian Edition', a men's chorus from the area. They will be providing their choral stylings and join you for the Old-Fashioned Hymn Sing.

For more information, click on the flier to the right. Tickets are available by calling (916) 807-1649 or contacting any WSGMA Artist.

Be a part of the FIRST Summer's Jubilee & Old-Fashioned Hymn Sing!!


Labor Day Celebration & Old-Fashioned Hymn Sing

Sept 3, 2018 / 12:00 PM (Noon) - 6:00 PM

This year will mark the 27th Annual Western States Gospel Music Association Labor Day Celebration. Starting in 1991, the WSGMA has been hosting this family concert event to close out the summer vacation season. New this year is the location at the Family Life Church in Turlock, California. If you regularly attend our Celebrations, please make note of this change in location to a more intimate venue.

Monday, September 3rd will be a wonderful day of gospel music provided by the Artists of the WSGMA. Please be a part and bring all those family members and friends you think would enjoy closing out the summer with great day of music.

Join us for the 2018 WSGMA Labor Day Celebration & Old-Fashioned Hymn Sing!!

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