Event Chairs

Chris Lee

Chris Lee

Tim Gillespie

Tim Gillespie

Dave Harrison

Dave Harrison

Honourary Patron

Her Honour, the Honourable Lois Mitchell, CM, AOE, Lieutenant Governor of Alberta

Her Honour, the Honourable Lois Mitchell, CM, AOE, Lieutenant Governor of Alberta

Sponsors

Thank you to the Gold Medal Plates sponsors and supporters who provide vital support to the project!

Gold Medal Plates Calgary – Canada’s Best Kitchen Party!

Join Us for an Evening to Celebrate Canadian Excellence in Food, Wine, Beer, Sport and Entertainment!

Thursday, November 2, 2017*

Telus Conference Centre – North Building, Hall CDE

*For invited guests only

Canada’s Best Kitchen Party!

Event Schedule

5:15pm – VIP Reception
This reception is for Deloitte, Gold Sponsors, Event Benefactors, Olympian table buyers and Olympians in attendance
  • Featuring 2017 Canadian Culinary Champion and 2016 Gold Medalist – Jinhee Lee, Foreign Concept
  • Fine wine auction and silent auction
  • NEW – Gold Medal Pints
5:30pm – Early access to chef stations for VIPs (note: new time)
6:00pm – The Competition (stand up format)
General Admittance for corporate table and individual ticket buyers
  • Tasting of the top 10 chefs’ creations
  • Tasting of Canada’s best wines, spirits and Gold Medal Pints – Canada’s best craft beers
7:40 PM – Celebration Gala (sit down format)
  • Enjoy decadent dessert and Canadian wines
  • Presentation of Olympians in attendance
  • MC – Scott Russell, CBC, Gemini award-winning Olympic broadcaster
  • Entertainment – show co-produced by National Entertainment Advisor, Jim Cuddy of Blue Rodeo (entertainers tba)
  • Live Auction– Trips to include: Big White Culinary Adventure, Tokyo – Japan (new), Tuscany, Mallorca – Spain, Morocco (new), Belgium and France (new), and the 1001 Km Cycling Challenge From Lake Louise to Whistler (new) Check out Last Year’s Video
  • Crowning of the Culinary Bronze, Silver and Gold medalists

Pricing

Pricing – More Info
  • Individual Ticket: $350
  • Corporate Table of 10: $3500
  • Olympian Package: VIP access, table of 10 guests + 1 Olympian: $5500
  • Event Benefactor: on site branding, VIP access, table of 10 guests + 1 Olympian: $10000
  • Gold Sponsor: pre-event and on site branding, VIP access, special benefits, two tables of 10 guests + 1 Olympian: $25000

(Taxes not included)

Chefs/Athletes/Judges

Chefs

  • Antonio Tardi – Winter Club
  • Blake Flann – BLAKE (Canmore)
  • Darren MacLean – Shokunin
  • David Spero – ONE18 EMPIRE
  • Dave Bohati – Vintage Group
  • Jan Hansen – Hotel Arts
  • Jenny M. Kang – Bow Valley Ranche
  • John Michael MacNeil – The Beltliner
  • Matthew Batey – The Teatro Group
  • Matthias Fong – River Cafe

Athletes

  • Cheryl Bernard, Curling – Olympic Silver Medalist
  • Chandra Crawford, Cross Country Skiing – Olympic Gold Medalist
  • Alexandra Duckworth, Snowboarding – Olympian
  • Curt Harnett, Cycling – Olympic Silver and Double Bronze Medalist
  • Cindy Klassen, Speed Skating – Olympic Gold, Double Silver and Triple Bronze Medalist
  • Marnie McBean, Rowing – Olympic Triple Gold and Bronze Medalist
  • Denny Morrison, Speed Skating – Olympic Gold, Double Silver and Bronze Medalist
  • Kyle Shewfelt, Gymnastics – Olympic Gold Medalist
  • Adam van Koeverden, Canoe/Kayak – Olympic Gold, Double Silver and Bronze Medalist
  • Hayley Wickenheiser, Ice Hockey – Four Time Olympic Gold Medalist and Silver Olympic Medalist
  • Jessica Zelinka, Athletics – Olympian

Many more to come!

Judges

  • John Gilchrist (Senior Judge)
  • Michael Allemeier
  • Michael Noble
  • Kathy Richardier
  • Ryan O’Flynn
  • Chef Jinhee Lee, 2016 Canadian Culinary Champion
  • James Chatto (National Culinary Advisor)

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Gold Medal Plates Calgary – Thursday, November 2, 2017*

Telus Conference Centre – North Building, Hall CDE

More Information

*For invited guests only

Contact

Lisa Pasin
300, 10924 – 107 Avenue
Edmonton, AB – T5H 0X5
780-448-5945 – phone
780-428-1030 – fax
E: calgary@goldmedalplates.com

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