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Dave Majeski

Dave Majeski

Bill Butler

Bill Butler


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

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

Thursday, October 12, 2017*

Shaw Conference Centre – Hall D

*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 2016 Gold Medal Winner, Eric Hanson, Prairie Noodle Shop
  • 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 – 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)



  • Andrew Ihasz – Renaissance Edmonton Airport Hotel
  • Jan Trittenbach – Solstice Seasonal Cuisine
  • Levi Biddlecombe – Packrat Louie
  • Lindsay Porter – Woodwork
  • Medi Tabtoub – Vivo
  • Ryan Hotchkiss – Bundok
  • Shane Chartrand – Sage
  • Shelley Robinson – Atlas
  • Steve Brochu – Chartier
  • Steve Buzak – Royal Glenora Club


  • Al Coulter, Volleyball – Olympian
  • Michelle Cameron Coulter, Synchronized Swimming – Olympic Gold Medalist
  • Alexandra Duckworth, Snowboarding – Olympian
  • Paula Findlay, Triathlon – Olympian
  • Adam Froese, Field Hockey – Olympian
  • Cheryl Gibson, Swimming – Olympic Silver Medalist
  • Curt Harnett, Cycling – Olympic Silver and Double Bronze Medalist
  • Rosie MacLennan, Trampoline – Olympic Double Gold Medalist
  • Marnie McBean, Rowing – Olympic Triple Gold and Bronze Medalist
  • Mcrorie, Carolyn, Curling – Olympic Silver Medalist
  • Cori Morris, Curling – Olympic Silver Medalist
  • Susan O-Connor, Curling – Olympic Silver Medalist
  • Bruce Robertson, Rowing – Olympic Gold Medalist
  • Melissa Tancredi, Soccer – Olympic Double Bronze Medalist
  • Paul Tichelaar, Triathlon – Olympian

More to be announced!


  • Mary Bailey (Senior Judge)
  • Chris Wood
  • Brad Smoliak
  • Clayton Folkers
  • Twyla Campbell
  • Chef Eric Hanson, 2016 Gold Medalist
  • James Chatto (National Culinary Advisor)

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Gold Medal Plates Edmonton – Thursday, October 12, 2017*

Shaw Conference Centre – Hall D

More Information

*For invited guests only


Lisa Pasin
ComLinks Events & Marketing
300, 10924 – 107 Avenue
Edmonton, AB T5H 0X5
P: 780-448-5945
E: 780-428-1030
E: edmonton@goldmedalplates.com

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