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Festive Dinner 2020

November 25, 2020
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Zoom Virtual Event
Link Provided in Registration Confirmation
MPI Ottawa

Eat, Drink and Be Cozy as we sleigh hello to 2021!

Join us for our annual Festive Dinner celebration, in true 2020 fashion - virtually and in our coziest attire! You know what they say, there’s snow place like home. And frankly, we’re seeing a lot of the inside of our homes lately! Put on your coziest slippers, favourite fluffy sweater and join us by the fire for an evening of food, drink and festive fun.

Sit and sip as we enjoy Peller Estate’s wine tasting or your favourite beverage of choice before dinner. Joining us from the Shaw Centre is Executive Chef Patrick Turcot who will be performing a cook-along demonstration. View the recipe here. Grab your ingredients before the event and cook along with Chef Turcot.

Followed by some cozy networking and games where you will get the chance to catch up with friends – new and old! You don’t want to miss this opportunity to support the events industry and kickoff the holidays with the MPI Ottawa Chapter.

All 100 bottles donated by Peller Estates have been distributed. If you would like to purchase your own to participate in the tasting, you can do so here:  https://www.peller.com/signature-series-ice-cuvee-classic-750-ml.html

The Agenda

Date: Wednesday, November 25th, 2020

17:00 – 17:05 
Welcome and Event Kickoff
17:05 – 17:20 Wine Tasting with Peller's Sommelier
17:20 – 18:05 Cooking with Executive Chef Patrick Turcot from the Shaw Centre
18:05 – 18:35 Eating Dinner in Breakout Rooms
18:35 – 18:55 Group Game / Activity
18:55 – 19:10 Wrap Up

* Agenda is Subject to Change.


Casual & Cozy


Host Tables: $150 (5 guests + 1 host)
Student: $15
Member: $20
Non-Member: $25

Registration will open the week of November 2nd

Organizing Committee

Co-chair - Carolyn Leslie, CMP – Community Foundations of Canada
Co-chair - Rebecca Trafford – Chic and Swell
Katherine Craig, CMP – CHEO Foundation
Kim MacDonald - Federation of Medical Regulatory Authorities of Canada
Jeanna Andre-Murdie – WE Travel
Brian Henry – Quality Entertainment
Director, Member Events - Gabrielle Whittaker - Kinaxis

MPI Ottawa Encourages you to Drink Responsibly!

Thank you to our Sponsors

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Sponsorship Opportunities:

Contact Daniela Stucki, VP of Partnerships at partnerships@mpiottawa.ca

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