We can’t wait to see you at Visions on November 25th, 2023.

As we will be sharing the evening, and the downtown area, with the Santa Claus Parade, we have put extra thought into ensuring you have a fabulous time. From planning your arrival to breakfast the following day, the resources on this page will help you make the most of your gala experience. More information will be added to this page as we get closer to the event.

Fairmont Empress & Victoria Conference Centre

Registration and the main reception start at 5:00 P.M.
Ballroom doors open at 6:40 P.M.

Our auction website is live! View items now and start bidding. Browse items for the silent, live, and premium auctions here: visionsgalaauction.com

If not already shared at time of ticket purchase, please let us know of any allergies/dietary requests and any seating requests


The Fairmont Empress is pleased to host you for the night and is offering room rates starting at just $219.
Click here to make your reservation.

Let us help you get to the gala safely and smoothly with the following transportation options:

Start the celebrations early by joining this year’s Steering Committee Chair, Charlotte Salomon, at the Union Club for our first ever Chair’s Reception. Stop by between 3:30 – 5:00PM to enjoy canapés and a cash bar before you make your way to the Fairmont Empress.

Click here to RSVP for this complimentary event.

New this year, we’re excited to keep the celebration going. If you’re planning to stay at the Fairmont Empress, don’t miss out on their scrumptious buffet breakfast—and a mimosa and caesar bar. The breakfast will be open from 8:30 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. in the Bengal Room for you to arrive at your leisure.

Tickets: $75 each (partial tax receipt will be issued post-event).
Click here to purchase your ticket.

All the information you need in one place!  From parking to auction packages, read the complete Visions guide prior to the November 25th gala.

Click here to view the guide.

There will be road closures on Saturday, November 25th from approximately 3:30 – 7:30pm due to the annual Santa Clause Parade. Expect increased traffic before and after the road closure windows.

Please see map below for affected roads or visit the VicPD website for more information.