Sports Celebrities Festival presented by Wheaton Precious Metals

An inspiring and interactive gala celebrating the power of sport and the human spirit
SCF 2017 ambassadors Brandon Sutter and Alex Pang
SCF 2017 ambassadors Brandon Sutter of the Vancouver Canucks and Alex Pang of SOBC - Vancouver. Photo by Jeff Vinnick

Event details

When: October 4

Where: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver

About the Sports Celebrities Festival

The Sports Celebrities Festival presented by Wheaton Precious Metals is an inspiring and interactive gala celebrating the power of sport and the human spirit.

Funds raised help to empower athletes with intellectual disabilities to gain confidence, acceptance, and pride through sport, and also provide vital opportunities, resources, and care to children and families throughout B.C.

Event highlights:

  • Meet and mingle with local sports heroes, including the entire Canucks roster, Special Olympics athletes, and more
  • Challenge Canucks players in great games such as table hockey
  • Photos with your favourite Canuck
  • Silent and live auctions
  • Live entertainment

Wheaton Precious Metals is the generous Presenting Sponsor of this stellar event. We are grateful for the ongoing support of Wheaton Precious Metals and Major Sponsors Canaccord Genuity and the Macquarie Group Foundation

Ways to get involved

Please click here to view all sponsorship opportunities

If you would like to donate an item to the auction, please contact Charlotte Taylor by email or by phone at 604-737-3056.

Tables for the event start at $3,000. If you're interested in purchasing a table to attend the event, please contact Christina Hadley by email or by calling 604-737-3073.

For more information

Please contact Christina Hadley by email or by phone at 604-737-3073.

Our Generous Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Presenting Sponsor

 

Major Sponsors

 

Bank Sponsor

 

Heads and Tails Sponsor

 

Wall of Wine Sponsor

 

Photo Booth Sponsor

 

Raffle Sponsor

 

Wine Sponsor

 

Media Sponsors

 

SCF National Sponsor

 

Special thanks 

 

Stories

2017

Recap and photos

Inspiring speeches by Special Olympics athlete Alex Pang and Vancouver Canucks forward Brandon Sutter:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Canucks TV

Breakfast Television Vancouver

The Province

Vancouver Courier

2016

Recap and photos

Frances Collison and Brandon Sutter wowing the crowd:

Canucks TV

Breakfast Television Vancouver

2015

Recap and photos

Canucks TV:

Breakfast Television Vancouver

2014

Recap and photos

Canucks TV:

2013

Recap and photos

Watch Chris Higgins and SOBC – Campbell River athlete Bryan Jorgensen speak at the 2013 SCF: