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12th Annual Great Pumpkin Charity Ball

Hosted by a member of the Ottawa Arts & Culture Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sat 27 Oct 20:00 - Sun 28 Oct 01:30

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Ottawa’s Biggest & Best Annual Halloween event!

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What to expect :-)

UPSTAIRS: Live Band – The Casual Affairs, and Dynamix Productions at the DJ Booth
DOWNSTAIRS: Guest DJ, plus lounge with complimentary early-bird hors d’oeuvres (until 10 p.m.)

Incredible staging and lighting
Complimentary Photo Booth – Souvenir photos printed on-site
Door prizes
Amazing raffle prize draws
Multiple best costume prizes
Multiple cash bars open till 1:30 a.m.

Proudly supports The Canadian Cancer Society, the Canadian Association for Disabled Skiing – Ottawa Branch, St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, and the Ottawa Food Bank.

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EVENT EMAIL From Friday 26th October - tons of fun and info!

Happy Friday!
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What to expect on Saturday at the Great Pumpkin Charity Ball
Here are some fun info for you about the party!

- Doors open at 8 PM and last minute tickets are $40 cash at the door – Protected content bring ID
- Please bring a donation for the Ottawa Food Bank.
Silent Auction and Raffle Prizes
Stay upstairs to bid on our silent auction items ss well as purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win one of the many gifts generously donated for the charitable cause. Proceeds support three major charities; the Canadian Cancer Society, the Canadian Association for Disabled Skiing - National Capital Region and the Ottawa Food Bank.
An ATM can be found at the venue but donations will also be accepted through the eventbrite app this year as well. Raffle tickets are 1 for $5, 3 for $10 or arm for $20. Ask about our special for $10 & up raffle purchases for a chance to win $250 cash at midnight on the main stage.
Please note that raffle and auction closes at midnight and must be picked up by 2 AM. We are not able to deliver prizes after the event.
Hungry? Enjoy our appetizers from 8:30 onwards and, of course, have a taste of Squish’s candy bar throughout the night. First come, first served!
DJ Ilon and friends from Jump 106.9 FM will kick off DJ entertainment both upstairs and downstairs. The Casual Affairs Band will take over the upstairs stage again this year at 8:30 PM. A special Michael Jackson performer will entertain the crowd with a Halloween number after our DJ takes over for his second set upstairs at around 9:30. Professional burlesque dancers, Koston Kreme and Victoria Vermouth will turn up the heat and make you sweat some more with their sizzling numbers at 10 PM. They will be walking around the venue giving you another chance to win raffle items after their number – pop a balloon or two for more chances to win fabulous prizes!
The Casual Affairs Band will return on stage to finish their set, followed by the DJ closing things off till 2 AM.
Best Costume Prizes
Throughout the night, judges will be walking around to scout out the best costumes. If selected, you will be given a glow in the dark bracelet with a business card indicating which category you are a finalist in. 5 finalists will be chosen for the 5 following categories:
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All finalists will be brought on stage at around 11:30 so the crowd can vote for the winners. Don’t forget to hang around the upstairs stage around this time if you were given a bracelet! VISA cash cards will be handed out to the winners.
If you have not purchased your ticket yet and plan on coming with friends, don’t forget to ask about our ticket specials for groups.
We are so excited to have you join us. Thank you for your support throughout the years!
The Great Pumpkin Charity Ball Team
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