Now in its 7th year, the Earth Day Canada Gala has evolved into the environmental social and networking event of the year. This year, EDC takes over the entire Drake Hotel (including all guest rooms) on Wednesday, June 9th.
Highlights of the 2010 EDC Gala will include:
- Honouring singer/songwriter Bruce Cockburn with the Outstanding Commitment to the Environment Award
- A spectacular strolling menu developed by world-renowned chef Michael Stadtlander of Eigensinn Farm
- Multiple wine tasting stations
- Shaun Majumder, star of This Hour Has 22 Minutes and Just For Laughs, making his debut as Master of Ceremonies
- A musical performance by roots super group Blackie and the Rodeo Kings
- A presentation by Survivorman, Les Stroud
- Mark McKinney, star of Kids in the Hall, Saturday Night Live and mini-series Death Comes to Town, returning as event producer
- 500 leaders from the environment, business and arts communities in attendance
- Live auction featuring a signed Edward Burtynsky photography, and an opportunity to prepare a dinner for your friends alongside of Michael Stadtlander and many more
The Gala also marks the 40th anniversary of Earth Day and the 20th anniversary of Earth Day Canada.
To learn more about the event, please contact Reid Bodley at 416.599.1991 x201 or firstname.lastname@example.org.