News & Articles - event venues

  • Dormant Venues to be Lit Up as Reminder of Pandemic’s Devastating Impact  

    Event venues across the country will be lit up red for one hour after sundown on Sept. 22, to raise awareness for an industry that continues to feel the economic fallout of the pandemic and will be one of the last to recover. The initiative is led by Live Event Community, an organization that was formed in March in the aftermath of mass event cancellations due to COVID-19. “People are really looking to do something, however symbolic it may be,”…

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  • Edmonton Venue Sets GHG Emissions Goal

    The Edmonton Expo Centre has committed to reducing its greenhouse gas emissions by 30 per cent by 2035. “As the largest venue of its kind in Western Canada, we recognize that our venue has a substantial ability to contribute to the greenhouse gas reduction goals outlined by the City of Edmonton,” says Arlindo Gomes, vice-president of venue management for Edmonton Economic Development Corp. Built in 1984, and expanded in 2009, the Edmonton Expo Centre is a 522,000-square-foot facility that integrates…

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  • Québec City ‘s New and Improved Event Venues

    Québec City has more in store for event planners thanks to the recent addition and renovation of several venues throughout the capital destination. This year, the City unveiled a number of new and improved meeting spaces within its portfolio, each providing alternative experiences and amenities for groups of all sizes and industries. Ahead are a few of the highlights. The Anything But Conventional Sector The “Anything but Conventional Sector” is a fitting name for Québec City Convention Centre’s newest assortment…

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  • Western hospitality

    From stunning waterfront hotels and mountaintop resorts offering breathtaking views of Vancouver and its harbor to world-class Alberta properties that blend the best of sporting and gaming excitement with fabulous event spaces, Western Canada offers event planners a host of spectacular meeting venue options.

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