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Indigenous Music Awards 2015

Candy with award IMA 2015 award IMA 2015

The Candy Show won for BEST TV Series for the second year in a row at the Indigenous Music Awards held in Winnipeg.  Thank you to each and every one of you who voted from all over the globe, and for your love and support. We share this award with you…. but we will hold onto it in our office. Candy hosted the red carpet while her category was announced and the great Canadian icon ,Fred Penner, presented Candy with her award on the red carpet during her hosting. It was fantastic! I caught it all on vlog which will go up sometime next week when we get back from Halifax, Nova Scotia.

The Candy Show is Created, Produced, Written 100% all material and Co-executive produced…… hosted let’s not forget, by Candy Palmater. Candy had hired a team from ocean Entertainment in Halifax to help with production for the five seasons, under the name Fancy Shoes TV INC.


Red Carpet Affair – Indigenous Music Awards 2015

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More news updates for you right here.

Candy Palmater is your 2015 Host for the Read Carpet extravaganza event in Winnipeg, at the Indigenous Music Awards, televised LIVE on APTN. The big night is Friday September 11th, 2015, and Candy’s National award winning Television series, The Candy Show, is nominated for BEST TV SERIES this year.  Candy will also be a presenter for one of the awards during the night as well.

Be sure to tune in and watch your favorite artists get interviewed by  Candy on the red carpet!


  • be sure to tune into Netflix and watch for Season 10 of Trailer Park Boys, Candy acts in this international series. No date is posted , but we wanted to give you heads up.
  • Candy will be in Halifax, Toronto, Vancouver and P.E.I this fall for various Corporate events and gigs.
  • Candy is writing and Hosting the ImagineNATIVE Film Festival Award night at the TIFF Bell light box in October – watch for that!
  • Writing a NEW national Television series for APTN, Sex & Candy a night time talk show – coming soon
  • In development with CBC Radio for a new podcast program with Candy
  • Candy is working on her first book. Far enough away from publishing yet, and no other details can be released at this time.
  • Finally: A TORONTO Meet up is going to take place, and with a TON of personal giveaway items that were Candy’s/ Be sure to tune into her YOUTUBE channel, be a subscriber and do not miss the big meet up  – meet the star and get your pic taken….oh and get some goodies.
  • The Candy Show YouTube channel link is noted above this blog. click on over and watch, subscribe, share and like

CBC Radio q Candy Palmater Guest Hosts

Candy Palmater selfie before the live show on Monday August 17th/ 2015
Candy Palmater selfie before the live show on Monday August 17th/ 2015

Good morning folks! Sorry for our long absence it has been quite the summer. After having moved from Halifax Nova Scotia to Toronto Ontario, we are still working hard to bring more Candy to you all across the nation and globe. Today and all this week, week two, Candy is guest hosting q on CBC radio, be sure to tune in for exciting interviews executed by Candy Palmater.

MORE Upcoming events:

– Candy will be working with development people at CBC Radio for her own show

– Candy is heading to Vancouver in September for a corporate event that she will be speaking to hundreds of participants

– Candy Palmater will be the Host/ Sole Presenter and Script Writer for 2015 ImagineNATIVE Film and Media Arts Festival Annual Awards Show being held at TIFF Bell Lightbox October 17th, 2015 in Toronto

– Candy is writing some development and involved in a NEW National Television series on APTN titled: Sex & Candy – stay tuned for more….

Be sure to check out her YouTube Channel, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram where you will receive various current daily updates and fun pics/ facts and real life goings on.

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VOTE for BEST TV Show: The Candy Show

Hello wonderful people!

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Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards

Hope your summer is safe, fun, and everything you want it to be so far.  We are gearing up to move to Toronto in two weeks from today, and we are in full swing of packing, working and Candy is flying to Toronto to perform Comedy at the PAN AM GAMES, how exciting. When she returns to Halifax, we will then drive to Ontario, Candy, me and our three little puppies. We plan to vlog the entire affair, so be sure to tune into our Youtube channel: TheCandyShow (link for our Youtube channel is above this post), so you can catch all the travels as we drive across 4 provinces in Canada.

THE CANDY SHOW (national award winning TV series on APTN), is nominated for another Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Award. Please help us WIN by voting from anywhere in the world. It’s FREE and easy, and takes only a couple minutes. Link is above.

STEPS: click on link. Register or sign in (for many who supported us last year and still have an account). Then, scroll through to BEST TV SHOW category in the 2015 nominees list on the home page. CLICK THE CANDY SHOW. Click the dot and submit. It’s that easy and quick.   Thank you so much.

Enjoy your summer. Be safe. Be kind. Love yourself.

The Candy Show Team: Candy Palmater and Denise Tompkins

The Candy Show mascots: Chopper, Bruiser and Pearl



Canadian Entertainment – Candy Palmater

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Uncompromising Women Campaign Video

Hello wonderful people. It has been a little bit of time since I have updated our website but we have much news to bring you.  The link above is for a summer campaign, please click on the link and check it out.

CURRENT events/ the Happenings with Candy Palmater:

– Filming all of June 2015 on TRAILER PARK BOYS 10 for Netflix

– Candy Palmater received a Nomination for Best Actor in Supporting Female Role 2015  on FORGIVE ME

– THE CANDY SHOW, National Award winning TV Series has received a Screen Nova Scotia Nomination 2015

– July and August Candy will Guest Host on CBC Radio q for Shad

– Candy performs STANDUP COMEDY at the PAN AM Games in Toronto, Aboriginal Pavilion in July

– WATCH on APTN Friday June 19 as Candy performs COMEDY at the INDSPIRE AWARDS that was filmed earlier this year.

– WATCH on APTN Saturday June 20 AB Day LIVE 2015, live nation broadcast, 2 hour event, entire script written by Candy Palmater.


– Candy will be moving to Toronto, leaving her home in Halifax, on August 1, 2015.  Here she will be developing a new radio show of her own on CBC Radio and a NEW national TV show for APTN called Sex & Candy, night time sex talk show.

Thank you for staying tuned in, and be sure to follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram under The Candy Show and me Candys Manager.



Canadian Music, Arts, culture and Comedy – The Candy Show

Hello and Happy Friday the 13th everyone!

I am happy to announce that we have two episodes of The Candy Show back to back on Tuesday March 17th, 2015, starting at 9PM EST for a full hour of Comedy, Music, Arts and Entertainment in Canada.


COMEDIAN/ HOST and WRITER of The Candy Show: Candy Palmater

MUSIC: Jessie Brown and The Divine


**This episode will begin at 9:30PM EST on APTN and APTN HD Channels**


THE CANDY SHOW Season 5 – Tuesday March 17th, 2015

EPISODE beginning at 9PM EST on APTN and APTN HD Channels.

COMEDIAN – Host/ Writer/ Executive Producer: Candy Palmater

MUSICIAN: Iskwe from Toronto – don;t miss this artist performance

PERFORMERS: Belly Dancers from Halifax – Monique and Laura


Candy Palmater has MANY exciting projects up and coming, we will post here once they all begin to unfold for you. But more TV shows, radio shows and Guest spots and Comedy gigs coming your way…. stay tuned for more news on this news as we secure all the goodies. Candy did not get the permanent Host seat on CBC Q, however, this means more exciting things are about to happen…….

Have a great weekend!

Thank you for your continued support and love.

Canadian Award winning National TV Show – Arts, Music, Comedy

Happy Friday and Saturday everyone: Some of you will get the notification the day after I post this. Exciting NEW episode of The Candy Show comes to your TV set on Tuesday March 3rd, 2015 on APTN and APTN HD Channels. 9:30PM EST/ 10:30PM AST – be sure to tune in 30 minutes earlier to catch last week’s episode, just before this one airs.

In this episode, titled “Dirty Laundry”, Candy Palmater performs standup comedy for 10 minutes off the top. Then it’s East Coast and West Coast of Canadian music at it’s best. Inez Jasper of British Columbia will have you off your butts dancing, and Charlie A’Court, Blues master extraordinaire, in Germany they call him Charlie Hasselhoff…..anyway, will rock the stage with his incredible band of Kev Corbett on Base and David Skinner on drums. Don;t miss this episode. Put on your dancing shoes and get ready to shake your booty with these two amazing award winning Guests.

The Candy Show was filmed in front of a LIVE studio audience, in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The Candy Show is 100% written/ Hosted/ Created by Candy Palmater. For mature audiences only.


Tonight Candy rocks the stage with performing Comedy for Inspire Awards. This prestigious event occurs every year, and will be televised to be watched on APTN later.  Once we know when it will air I will post it on our website, be sure to subscribe so you will not miss out.

CBC Radio Q – we still wait on the result. On pins and needles. Please keep voicing your strong love for Candy by emailing: Q@CBC.CA and/ or tweet your heart out using #QTheFuture be sure to tag @TheCandyShow, and @CBCRadioQ


The Candy Show and CBC Radio Q


10712703_812571975465593_5535960438668518973_nGood morning, afternoon and evening to all of you,

We would like to take the time to thank you every one of our subscribers, fans, supporters and friends who have unconditionally been there for Candy and The Candy Show brand. A massive Thank you for all your voting on awards, emails and tweets of love and kindness and the intense passion you have for our brand.  The Candy Show has 5 seasons of phenomenal variety Television supporting and promoting Canadian Arts, Culture, Entertainment and Music to the globe. The award winning Television series has completed its Production, with 5 full seasons that run on APTN prime time watching.

The next leg of the journey for Candy Palmater is beginning and with this is a transition from National television to National Radio. Candy has guest hosted Studio Q with Candy Palmater being one of the short listed hopefuls to take over the chair. Decision comes soon, and we would love to ask for your love and kindness once more, by emailing CBC and tweeting CBC Q your incredible support for Candy as the prime choice for the seat.  Here is how you can help:

EMAIL: Q@CBC.CA – email your positive love, vibes

TWITTER: Using hashtag #QTHEFUTURE in the text, also incude @TheCandyShow (Candy’s handle) and CBC’s handle @CBCradioQ (optional) – the most important tweet is using the hashtag #QTHEFUTURE


This week on The Candy Show, another new episode of Season 5, Candy will dance some flamenco with the incomparable Maria Osende of Halifax. Flamenco dancer extraordinaire. We hear the tunes of Aboriginal singer/song writer Tracy Bone and of course we always begin our episode with the hilarious comedy of Candy Palmater. TUESDAY FEBRUARY 24th, 2015 9:30PM EST on APTN and APTN HD Channels and this episode will repeat the following week, but 30 minutes earlier, along with another new episode – for one hour of pure Canadian Entertainment.   The Candy Show was created/ written/ Hosted by Executive Producer Candy Palmater and was filmed in front of a live studio audience in Halifax, NS.


Candy Palmater, The Candy Show and Q updates

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First piece of news I want to share is that Candy Palmater has made the tiny shortlist of hopefuls for the permanent HOST seat for Q on CBC Radio one. The decision will be made soon, and we are asking everyone to send in positive emails to CBC : Q@CBC.CA and/ or tweet using the hashtag #QTheFuture and using Candy’s twitter handle @TheCandyShow in the same tweet. We ask for your continued support and love, as this is a fantastic opportunity to hear Candy daily. Many of your have already sent in your supportive emails to CBC, we thank you so much for your love and kindness. Without you Candy would not be doing what she loves to do, entertain and speak to people through her art and passion. I thank you so much for taking time from your busy schedules to support Candy Palmater.


Now, next week is another NEW episode of Season 5 on APTN and APTN HD Channles – 9:30PM EST/ 10:30PM AST – check your service provider for exact air times in your time zone and country.

GUESTS: Singer/ song writer: Irish Mythen

: Host Drum Group: Eastern Eagle

; Comedian/ WRITER/ HOST/ CREATOR of The Candy Show: Candy Palmater will help you forget your troubles for 30 minutes and provide entertainment therapy.

The Candy Show was filmed in front of a live studio audience in Halifax. Fancy Shoes TV INC. is owned by Candy Palmater and business partner Johanna Elliot of Ocean Entertainment.



The Candy Show – Slowcoaster, Candy Palmater & Tattoo Episode


WOW! Another awesome new epsiode will air on TUESDAY February 10th, 2015 9:30PM EST on APTN. This award winning national television series showcases the best in Canadian Music, comedy, performing arts and culture. The Candy Show is created by, written by, hosted by, Candy Palmater Executive Producer.

This weeks Guests: Indie Rock Artists – SLOWCOASTER

: Tribal Ink Tattoo Artist – Troy Lane

: Comedian – Candy Palmater

The Candy Show was filmed in Halifax, Nova Scotia.


Please help Candy be the NEW permanent Host of CBC Radio One’s Show Q, by emailing : Q@CBC.CA showing support that Candy Palmater is the next host. She is one of the contenders to take the seat. Listen to her Guest Host from the week of January 19th -23rd, 201510712703_812571975465593_5535960438668518973_n