On Saturday, May 9, 2020, the Canadian Progress Club – Halifax will host the 38th Annual Big Spring Gala at the Cunard Centre in Halifax. The stage is set to build on the tradition of providing patrons with an evening of entertainment unlike any other while raising money for a the numerous local organizations and families supported by the Canadian Progress Club - Halifax.
The Big Spring Gala & Auction began in 1982 and is revered as one of Atlantic Canada’s premiere fundraising events, featuring a pre-reception, seated dinner and both silent & live auctions. It’s also highlighted by our signature reverse raffle, which will take on a new twist in 2020.
5:30 – 7:30 Reception / Complimentary Bar / Passed Appetizers
5:30– 8:30 Silent Auction
7:30 Dinner service begins.
8:00 Raffle tickets being sold
8:30 Live Auction Begins
9:45 Reverse Rolex Draw
Event Details & Inquiries
Interested in supporting the Gala in 2020? If you want to learn more about our wide range of sponsorship opportunities, wish to donate an auction item or have questions regarding any other aspect of the event, just fill out the contact form below and a member of the Canadian Progress Club - Halifax will get in touch with you.
A sampling of the Big Spring Gala & Auction experience:
> Complimentary Reception (Free drinks for 1st hour!)
> Live entertainment
> Raffles, Entertainment and viewing of auction items
> 3 Course Dinner and Silent Auction
> Main Auction with Live Auctioneers
> Reverse Rolex Raffle. A lucky patron will walk away with His & Hers Rolexes valued
at over $14,000.
> 300+ silent auction items. There is literally something to suit everyone's taste. There
will be jewelry, vacations, collectable artwork, items for the home and more.
> Main Auction featuring 15 large ticket items - cars, vacations, unique travel
experiences, group events, items for the home, and much more.
> Venue transformed into a swanky after party that will keep you on your feet
late into the night!
Sponsorship, Donations & General Event Inquiries