Shaw Conference Centre

Shaw Conference Centre

April 01, 2015 12:00 ET

Media Advisory: April Events at Edmonton's Shaw Conference Centre

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - April 1, 2015) - Edmonton's Shaw Conference Centre hosts half a million guests at over 700 events annually, including the following events taking place this month.

Apr 2: Thaw at the Shaw featuring Marilyn Manson

6:00 pm. General admission, 18+ event, government ID required. Event information, Tickets at Ticketmaster

Apr 3 - 4: Northern Lights Music Festival

8 pm - 2 am. General admission, 18+ event, government ID required. Event and ticket information

Apr 14: Career Fair Canada

10 am - 6 pm. Free admission. Job fair opportunity for employers, training colleges and job seekers to meet face-to-face and find the right fit. Event website

Apr 15: Edmonton Prayer Breakfast

7 - 9 am. Annual event where churches, ministries and business people show appreciation and prayer support for Edmonton's Mayor and civic leaders. Event information and seat reservations

Apr 15: Microsoft Cloud Platform Day

A day of Microsoft updates for IT industry professionals to learn how the age of cloud will influence IT strategies. Event information and registration

Apr 15 - 17: 2015 Alberta Senior Citizens' Housing Association Convention & Tradeshow

ASCHA's 50th anniversary event celebrating the people, members and companies supporting Canada's seniors housing industry. Event information

Apr 16: Alberta Steel Design Awards of Excellence

5:30 pm. Annual industry awards dinner presented by the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction. Event information and tickets

Apr 17: Glenrose Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation Courage Gala

6:00 pm. This sold-out event honours the stories and journeys of rehabilitation patients and staff with an evening of exceptional culinary and entertainment experiences. Event information

Apr 18: All-Star Cheer Extravaganza

9:00 am. Hosted by Alberta Cheer Empire, a unique competitive performance event for hundreds of cheerleading teams and athletes.

Apr 18: Sorrentino's 23rd Annual Garlic Festival Kick-Off

Official launch event for Sorrentino's month-long celebration of great food, selected wines, and generous fundraising for The Buchanan Centre for Parkinson's. Festival information

Apr 22: 36th Annual California Wine Fair

7 - 9:30 pm. The Edmonton stop of the largest tasting tour of California wines, showcasing the state's diverse growing regions, passionate vintners and outstanding wines. Event information and Ticket information

Apr 22 - 23: Human Resources Institute of Alberta 2015 Conference

The largest HR tradeshow and exhibition in Western Canada and Alberta's premier professional development and networking event for HR professionals. Event website and registration

Apr 23: The Walrus Talks: Aboriginal City

7:00 pm. Presented by Enterprise Edmonton, the ffirst-time Edmonton stop for the renowned national speakers series, featuring thought-provoking ideas on Aboriginal life in Canada's cities, from culture to business to politics. Event and ticket information

Apr 25: Awards of Excellence in Housing

4:30 - 11 pm. The Canadian Homebuilders Association's annual awards gala for the Edmonton region. Event website and tickets

Apr 25: MacEwan University Mad Hatter's Gala

5:30 pm. Celebrating the Mad Hatter's Gala's 30th anniversary, this gala evening supports student's academic aspirations and accessible education Event information and tickets

Apr 27: Mayor's 2015 State of the City Address Luncheon

11:30 am - 1:30 pm. Tickets are sold-out for Mayor Don Iveson's annual State of the City address presented by the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce. Event information

Apr 27 - 30: Edmonton's 7th International Conference on Urban Traffic Safety

The City of Edmonton hosts over 300 national and international delegates who are working together to improve traffic safety in our communities. Event and registration information

Apr 29: TEC VenturePrize Awards

4:30 - 8 pm. Celebration of the innovative and entrepreneurial participants of the 13th Annual TEC Edmonton VenturePrize Business Plan Competition. Event and ticket information

Apr 30: Progressive Conservative Edmonton Leader's Dinner

5:30 - 8:30 pm. Hosted by the Progressive Conservative Association of Alberta. Event and ticket information

Shaw Conference Centre in the Community

The Shaw Conference Centre is a proud founding partner of Homeless Connect Edmonton, taking place Sunday, April 12, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. This one-day, one-stop event provides free services to those who are homeless or at-risk-of-becoming homeless. Under the stewardship of Homeward Trust, Homeless Connect serves 1,500 guests thanks to the involvement of 400 volunteers, 65 service providers and over 20 community sponsors. Guests receive a free hot meal and services such as eye care, dental, haircuts, legal services, library books, phone and internet access, employment and counselling services.

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