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The Great Hall Neighbourhood Celebration
December 22, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pmFree
In an effort to give back to the city and foster a sense of community, The Great Hall has teamed up with West Queen West to host a neighborhood holiday celebration on Saturday, December
22, 2018. The celebration will run from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. and will be held in The Great Hall’s popular venue Longboat Hall. Attendance at the event will be complimentary and all proceeds from the event will be donated to CAMH.
According to The Great Hall’s associate general manager Kelly Bolt, the event’s purpose is “to develop and foster a sense of community spirit and bring local businesses and residences together for a neighborhood holiday celebration. There will be a multitude of activations for city dwellers, including kids’ activities, Christmas tree lighting, a magician, West Queen West food vendors and much more.
West Queen West vendors will also be invited to participate in a gingerbread house decorating
competition, which will be auctioned off to attendees on the day of the event. All proceeds of this auction will be going to CAMH in an effort to give back to the city and the West Queen West community.
Rob Sysak the executive director at West Queen West added, “We would like to thank The Great Hall for taking the initiative and approaching West Queen West to put this great event up as part of the end of year spirit and giving back to the community.
ABOUT THE GREAT HALL
The Great Hall is a historic landmark in the heart of Toronto’s West Queen West neighbourhood offering class and convenience in a prime location.
Built in 1889 and fully restored in 2016, 20,000 square feet of versatile event space with updated amenities like a state-of-the-art HVAC system, accessibility elevator, dedicated high speed internet and concert quality sound & lights. Our four venues are adaptable to your needs and can accommodate groups from 2 to 1,200, providing the perfect setting for your next event.