Upcoming Events


Maritime Travel Vacation Superstore

Saturday January 12th & Sunday January 13th, 2019

Saturday 9:30am – 5:30pm
Sunday 10:00am – 5:00pm

Get Ready, Halifax!
The two hottest days of winter are back— and you’re going to love the deals!

Grab the people you love to travel with and make tracks for Vacation Superstore— Atlantic Canada’s biggest and bestloved consumer travel show brought to you by the company that Knows Travel Best. Back for the second year at our new Cunard Centre location, the show is bigger and hotter than ever before, with more scorching-hot deals, new Adventure Travel and River Cruise sections—and of course, lots of interactive presentations, popcorn and excitement.

Ticket Prices
Weekend Pass:  $8 or $6 with coupon

 

For more information, please visit the event website.

The Inspired Gala – A Fundraiser for Special Olympics Nova Scotia

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Doors Open 5:00pm

Special Olympics Nova Scotia • Keynote Speaker Catriona Le May Doan
Join us as we celebrate our athletes, coaches, volunteers and sponsors at the 25th Annual Inspired Gala!
Be wowed by our athletes, moved by our coaches and inspired by our volunteers. Win great prizes and browse our fabulous auction items, all while supporting Special Olympics!

Ticket Type Price Seats:
Corporate Table of 10   $1,500.00
Reserve a table (10 seats).

Corporate Table of 8 Guests + 2 Athletes   $1500.00
Reserve a table. We will seat 2 Special Olympics athletes with your 8 guests.

Gala Ticket Donation to Special Olympic Athlete(s)   $150.00
I wish to purchase tickets for Special Olympic Athlete(s) to attend

Gala Tickets – Individual   $150.00
Donation – Increments of $100.00
I wish to make a donation. A tax receipt will be issued.

Donation – Increments of $75.00
I wish to make a donation. A tax receipt will be issued.

Donation – Increments of $50.00
I wish to make a donation. A tax receipt will be issued.

For more information, please visit the event website.

Family SOS – Courage to Give Back Awards

Friday  February 1, 2019

Doors Open 5:30pm – 9:00pm

The Courage to Give Back Awards are not your ordinary awards banquet. The awards recognize and celebrate extraordinary individuals in our community. These individuals not only take on their own day-to-day challenges and personal barriers, but they make the time to give back to our community while inspiring others to do the same. We want to share their personal stories and recognize their conviction, courage, and contributions through an inspiring and uplifting evening.

Ticket Prices
Individual $175.00
Table of 10 $1750.00

 

For more information, please visit the event website.

47th Annual Desjardins Sports Celebrity Dinner

Thursday February 7, 2019

VIP Reception (Invite Only): 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
General Reception: 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m.
Dinner & Entertainment: 6:15 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

On Thursday, February 7, 2019, the Canadian Progress Club – Halifax will host the 47th Annual Desjardins Sports Celebrity Dinner at the Cunard Centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia. On this night we will proudly continue the tradition of providing our patrons with an evening of entertainment unlike any other. Stay tuned for upcoming announcements regarding our exciting head table lineup for 2019. Prepare to join us for another unforgettable evening with the sporting world’s elite!

Ticket Prices
Table of 10: $2,750 + HST
Single Ticket: $275 + HST

For more information, please visit the event website.

Atlantic Wedding Showcase – Grand Bridal Show

Sunday February 17, 2019

VIP Entry 11:00am
Show 11:3am – 4:30pm

With up to 135 exhibitors, including photographers, bridal salons, DJs, decorators, wedding planners, cakes, caterers, hair & makeup, wineries, free samples, door prizes and MORE!
PLUS, an amazing grand prize Honeymoon Trip!

Ticket Prices
VIP Ticket $30.00 + $1.65 fee
Early Bird Ticket $14.00 + $1.09 fee

For more information, please visit the event website.

The Real Home Show

March 1-3, 2019

Times TBA

The Nova Scotia Home Builders’ Association is the representative voice of the residential construction industry in Nova Scotia. The mission of the Association is to provide professionalism in all aspects of our industry and provide quality, affordable housing choices for Nova Scotians.

Ticket Prices
TBA

For more information, please visit the event website.

Atlantic Canada Golf Expo

March 15 & 16, 2019

Friday March 15, 2019  12:00pm – 8:00pm
Saturday March 16, 2019  10:00am – 5:00pm

This event showcases products like Latest golf product, items and equipment, sports apparel, shoes, equipment and much more etc.

ONLINE rates
Regular admission: $12 (tax incl.)

Junior admission: FREE for all kids 17 and under

(*taxes included)

At the BOX OFFICE rates
Adult admission: $12 (tax incl.)
Junior admission: FREE for all kids 17 and under.
(*taxes included)

 

For more information, please visit the event website.

Celebrity Roast – In Support of the Arthritis Society

Thursday March 28, 2019

Doors Open 5:30pm

For the 27th Celebrity Roast, the Arthritis Society is pleased to ‘roast’ Doug Doucet, President, rcs construction Inc. on Thursday, March 28, 2019. With over two decades in retail and commercial construction and the last 18 as Owner/ President, Doug has been involved with hundreds of construction projects varying in complexity serving virtually every industry and sector of the economy, both public and private. Counted among Doug’s greatest achievements is his dedication to the community and giving back. He rarely declines a chance to support causes near and dear to clients, staff and friends of rcs. Doug will be joining a long list of Halifax’s community and business leaders who have lent their names to this signature event, helping the one in four Nova Scotians living with the pain and challenges of arthritis.

Ticket Prices:
Celebrity Roast – Table of 10   $2,500.00

Celebrity Roast – Individual Ticket  $250.00

 

For more information, please visit the event website.

37th Annual Big Spring Gala & Auction

“A Night of Winning and Giving”

The Canadian Progress Club – Halifax

Saturday May 4th, 2019

5:00 – 6:30 Reception / Complimentary Bar / Raffle / Entertainers
5:00– 8:30 Silent Auction
6:35 Welcome / announcements and dinner service begins.
7:30 Raffle tickets being sold
8:40 Live Auction Begins
10:00 Reverse Rolex Draw
10:30 Dance

The Big Spring Gala & Auction began in 1982 and over 36 years has evolved into much more than your typical charity auction. The evening consists of top notch performers, a first class dinner, exciting raffles and giveaways, silent and live auctions and is capped off with a rockin’ dance party. Despite having over 600 patrons in attendance, this event has an intimate feel.

Table of 10  $1,250.00

For more information, please visit the event website.

Family Business Atlantic – Peter Wilson Dinner with Tim Moore

Thursday May 9, 2019

5:30pm – 9:15pm

Share a night with fellow families in business at our signature event.

Each year, the Peter Wilson Dinner attracts over 500 guests representing the who’s-who of successful family enterprises in Nova Scotia. It’s a true celebration of family business in a warm environment with your peers – all in support of family business in Atlantic Canada.

Joining us on stage for this very special evening is Tim Moore.

Ticket Prices:

MEMBER PRICING
Early-bird Table of 10: $999 / After Feb. 28: $1299
Individual seats: $125

NON-MEMBER PRICING
Early-bird Table of 10: $1299 / After Feb. 28: $1500
Individual seats: $155

Prices are subject to HST

For more information, please visit the event website.

The Grocery Foundation of Atlantic Canada

Annual Gala

Saturday May 11, 2019

Times TBA

Getting together to raise money for sick kids

The Grocery Gala is our annual black tie event for the three children’s hospitals in Atlantic Canada, hosted each year on the eve of Mother’s Day in Halifax.

Since 1999, the Gala has raised $7 million to fund patient care technology and programs that help children and their families. This years’ one-day event raised a remarkable $520,000

Ticket Prices:  TBA

For more information, please visit the event website.

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