CTV Vancouver is proud to support non-for-profit community and charitable organizations across the province.  To submit an event for sponsorship, please complete the form to the right.  

Please note: due to the large number of submissions, we are unable to respond/post every request on our website.  We generally look at your request with a minimum of 3 to 4 months in advance before your event date.

We thank you for choosing CTV Vancouver to help promote your event and wish you great success


Sports Celebrities

Sports Celebrities Festival
Wednesday, November 12th
The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver



The 2014 Sports Celebrities Festival presented by Silver Wheaton is an inspiring evening affair in support of the Canucks for Kids Fund and Special Olympics BC. Now in its 16th year, this popular gala has raised more than $3.2 million to support the life-changing programs of these two worthy causes. The entertaining evening includes opportunities to meet and mingle with the entire Vancouver Canucks roster along with fellow B.C. sports celebrities and Special Olympics athletes. Guests get to take on the Canucks in great games, enjoy outstanding entertainment, and bid on coveted items in the well-stocked auctions. The funds raised help empower athletes with intellectual disabilities to gain confidence, acceptance, and pride through sport, and also provide vital opportunities, resources and much-needed care to children and families throughout B.C.  

Jewish Film Festival

Vancouver Jewish Film Festival
November 6th – 13th
Fifth Avenue Cinemas



Canada's longest running Jewish film festival returns November 6 - 13 at the Fifth Avenue Cinemas. The Vancouver Jewish Film Festival presents a collection of 25 of the best independent films that will appeal to film lovers of all kind including award-winning comedies, dramas, thrillers, and thought-provoking documentaries. There will be special events, guest speakers, gala parties, and Q & A sessions with actors and filmmakers including a rare visit from producer Nancy Spielberg on opening night.

Oyster Festival

Clayoquot Oyster Festival
November 14th – 15th
Tofino, BC



This year the Clayoquot Sound Oyster Festival celebrates its 18th anniversary of showcasing Tofino’s favourite bivalve.  It is held annually on the 3rd week of November, coinciding with the beginning of the area’s oyster harvest as this is when oysters are at their plumpest. Approximately 50,000 gallons of oysters are harvested in Clayoquot sound every year and festival goers do their very best to keep many of these oysters from travelling very far since over the four nights 500-600 festival goers will slurp back around 8000 oysters. 

BC achievements

  BC Achievement Awards Nominations
  Deadline: November 15, 2014




Do you know someone within your community who's volunteer or personal achievements have spoken volumes? The British Columbia Community Achievement Awards wants to celebrate those individuals who have excelled within music, civic duty, environmental leadership, justice and multiculturalism by accepting nominations for the BC Achievement Awards.

Nominations can be completed online by visiting the link below. The deadline for nominations is November 15th, 2014

http://www.bcachievement.com/community/info The deadline for nominations is November 15th, 2014.

Circle Craft

Circle Craft Christmas Market
November 11-16, 2014
Vancouver Convention Centre West



Circle Craft Christmas Market is a special time of year for Vancouverites and visitors to the city. Since 1973, Circle Craft has presented its annual winter market where the best of BC and Canadian craft is exhibited and sold – by the artisans themselves. In 2014, over 300 artisans (more than 60 new to the Market) will take part – clothing designers, potters, wood and metal workers, glass blowers, jewellers, toy makers, and more! 

Premature Day

World Prematurity Day
Monday, November 17




BC Women’s Hospital is celebrating World Prematurity Day on November 17, 2014. Premature birth affects 15 million families, worldwide, every year. 1 million babies die each year due to preterm birth and it is the number one cause of death in newborns. It is the second cause of death in children under 5.

For more information or to find out how you can donate to the hospital visit bcwomens.ca

fleetwoodFleetwood Mac: On With The Show
Tuesday, November 18
8:00 PM
Rogers Arena, Vancouver


CTV Vancouver is proud to welcome of Fleetwood Mac: On With The Show tour coming to Rogers Arena on Sunday, May 19th. Presented by Live Nation.

Chowder Chowdown

Ocean Wise™ Chowder Chowdown
November 19
Vancouver Aquarium



On Wednesday, November 19, join us as top Ocean Wise chefs in British Columbia compete head to head for the winning title with their original, sustainable seafood chowders. Taste each of the 15 chowders, paired with craft beer, and vote for your favourite, all in support of sustainable seafood. We look forward to seeing you at the Vancouver Aquarium at 7 p.m. on November 19. Learn more at vanaqua.org/chowdown.

Covenant House

Covenant House Sleepout To Support Homeless Youth
November 20th
Downtown Vancouver

On November 20th executives, public figures and well connected leaders in our community will sleep outside for one night in solidarity with those youth may face many more cold, lonely nights until they find their way through Covenant House’s doors. This event helps raise needed donation and awareness of youth homelessness during the busiest time of year.

Surrey Tree Lighting Festival

Surrey Tree Lighting Festival
November 22nd
City Hall Plaza, Surrey



The City of Surrey's annual Tree Lighting Festival takes place on Saturday, November 22nd at its new location, City Hall Plaza and this year welcomes headliner Alyssa Reid. Alyssa Reid’s high‐energy club beats and soaring balladry show the diversity, depth and breadth of an amazing 18 year‐old recording artist. Also performing, newly inducted into the Western Canadian Music Hall of Fame, Fred Penner is a gentle giant with the undeniable ability to make you feel good about yourself.


Hopscotch Festival
November 17th to 23rd
The PNE Forum


Hopscotch is Vancouver’s premium whisky, spirit and Premium Craft beer festival, happening November 17th to 23rd. Events are happening across the city! At The Grand Tasting Hall, you can visit over 120 booths with more than 350 products to taste, including Whisky (Scotch, Bourbon, and all others), Premium, Import and Craft Beer, Tequila, Vodka and Gin, and others!


Christmas at Hycroft
November 20 to 23
Hycroft Mansion, South Granville
$15 at the door



Christmas at Hycroft is a traditional Christmas Fair – happening both outside & inside the historic Edwardian mansion, Hycroft, from November 20th to 23rd. Revel in the tastes and scents of this splendid season, featuring live entertainment, breath-taking yuletide décor, unique boutiques, over 25 local Artisans, traditional treats, surprises, and Santa visits too! Fun for the whole family!

WC Womens

West Coast Christmas Show
Friday, November 21 (Noon-9pm)
Saturday, November 22 (10am-6pm)
Sunday, November 23 (10am-5pm)
Tradex in Abbotsford


The West Coast Christmas Show is Western Canada’s Holiday Season Show that brings together under one roof special gifts, gourmet foods, holiday décor, personal services and more. Nearly two hundred companies will offer one-of-a-kind products. Visitors can identify items made by artisan crafters by looking for the “Select Artisan” signs at the show. Show visitors will be able to indulge in festive presentations featuring Culinary and Decor experts.  Enjoy a day out with the girls or bring the family and participate in the many activities. New this year, The North Pole BC will be preparing their North Pole Village scenes and activities. Meet some of the Christmas characters featured this year, and enjoy a Free Christmas Photo by Giggle Booth Photos. Don’t forget 99 Nursery will be there to supply fresh florals to deck your halls! Visitors will enjoy free parking and free re-entry all 3 days of the show! 

Tree Lighting

Surrey Tree Lighting Festival
November 22
City Hall Plaza, Surrey



The City of Surrey's annual Tree Lighting Festival takes place on Saturday, November 22nd at its new location, City Hall Plaza and this year welcomes headliner Alyssa Reid. Alyssa Reid’s high‐energy club beats and soaring balladry show the diversity, depth and breadth of an amazing 18 year‐old recording artist. Also performing, newly inducted into the Western Canadian Music Hall of Fame, Fred Penner is a gentle giant with the undeniable ability to make you feel good about yourself.

Hope in the City

Hope in the City Breakfast
November 25th
Vancouver Convention Centre West


Hope in the City Breakfast is The Salvation Army’s flagship Christmas event and has been an annual tradition for 13 years.

It draws over 1000 of Vancouver’s influential corporate community to hear the story of The Salvation Army throughout Vancouver and to support the less fortunate in our city. In 2013 alone it raised over $330,000 for our social service programs in greater Vancouver. This is an opportunity for the business community to engage and invest in the future of our neighbourhoods. Money is raised through corporate sponsorships, donations and the generosity of attendees.


Usher - The UR Experience Tour
Thursday, November 27
Rogers Arena, Vancouver



CTV Vancouver is proud to welcome of Usher - The UR Experience with special guests August Alsina & DJ Cassidy to Rogers Arena on Thursday, November 27th.  Tickets on sale Monday, September 8 at 10am through LiveNation.com and Ticketmaster.

Hockey for Homeless

Hockey Helps the Homeless
Friday, November 28th



Lace up with NHL pros like Kirk McLean and Geoff Courtnall on November 28th with Hockey Helps The Homeless Vancouver. The annual tournament raises hundreds of thousands of dollars each year for organizations working to end homelessness in Vancouver. Learn more at www.hockeyhelpsthehomeless.com

Grey Cup Parade

102nd Grey Cup Parade 2014
November 29th
Starts at 10am at Smithe and Hornby
Finishes at Noon at Dunsmuir and Granville
Location: Smithe Street, Burrard Street and Dusmuir Street to Granville Street

Come line the streets with thousands of your closest CFL friends at the Save-On-Foods Grey Cup Festival Parade. Winding through the streets of downtown Vancouver, the parade will be a celebration of Canadian football, spirit, and the coveted Grey Cup will make an appearance! It promises to be an event filled with floats, marching bands, smiles, and fun. Get ready to ROAR on the Shore!

grey cup

102nd Annual Grey Cup Festival 2014
November 26 to 30
Vancouver Convention Centre West and BC Place Stadium


CTV Vancouver and Capital Direct Lending are proud sponsors of the 102nd annual Grey Cup Festival 2014. The 102nd Grey Cup Festival will engage our community with great family friendly events in Vancouver, BC from November 26-30 and includes a long list of free and ticketed events.  The week will conclude with the Grey Cup Championship game at BC Place Stadium on November 30. Tickets for the 102nd Grey Cup Championships go on sale on now.  Tickets available at Ticketmaster.

Toy Mountain

Toy Mountain
Thursday, December 11th, 5:30am – 10pm
Friday, December 12th, 5:30am – 7pm
Guildford Town Centre-10355 152 St, Surrey



Help make this Christmas a happy one for children in need by joining us for Toy Mountain at Guildford Town Centre on December 11th and 12th. Drop off a donation of cash or an unwrapped toy and visit with your favourite On-Air personalities from CTV News Vancouver, 103.5 QM/FM, The Beat 94.5 and TSN 1040 Vancouver as they broadcast LIVE! The good people at The Salvation Army will deliver these toys to less fortunate children in our community in time for Christmas morning.

Toy Mountain is presented by: Alpine Credits and King of FloorsAlso special thanks to our supporter, Matrix, North Construction, and GardenWorks.

If you’d like to get involved email us at: Toy.Mountain@bellmedia.ca


The Cultch! Cinderella: An East Van Panto
Dec 3-7, 9-14, 16-21, 23, 26, 27: 7PM
Dec 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 23, 24, 26, 27, 28: 2PM
Post-show talkbacks: December 6, 9, 14, 16, 23

Running time: Act 1 45 min. Act 2 45 min. 20 min. intermission

CTV Vancouver is proud to partner with The Cultch! This winter, The Cultch brings you Cinderella: An East Van Panto.

The top team of Amiel Gladstone, Veda Hille, and Charles Demers return to the York with a way beyond Disney retelling of sweet little Cinderella. Have you ever read the original version? It’s messed up! Bring the family back to the York for some upside-down holiday cheer and watch as we dress up some of Vancouver’s favourite performers in fairy tale finery and set them loose on this fantastic East Vancouver tradition.

Recommended for a general audience. As an advisory to adults who might bring young people, The Cultch recommends Cinderella: An East Van Panto for ages 5 and up.
All persons entering the theatre, regardless of age, must have a ticket.


The Community Against Preventable Injuries




Be aware of your surroundings and use designated crosswalks and follow pedestrian traffic signs. Remember drivers may not always stop or obey traffic signals so expect the unexpected.

bc womens

BC Women's Hospital Newborn ICU Campaign - "Hope Starts Here"




BC Women's Hospital is launching a $17million fundraising campaign for their Newborn Intensive Care Unit, to purchase vital equipment and technology.  CTV Vancouver is proud to be involved in this important campaign and support BC Women's as they care for the tiniest and most fragile babies in the province.

Each year, as many as 1,400 critically ill newborns are admitted to BC Women's Newborn ICU.  The doctors and nurses in the NICU rely on innovative equipment and state-of-the-art technology to deliver life-saving care for their tiny patients.

Please donate at www.hopestartshere.ca


 Workout to Conquer Cancer




Join CTV’s Coleen Christie at the 2015 Workout to Conquer Cancer! Sign up for the most meaningful Workout of your life! Workout to Conquer Cancer is that big exhale that harnesses the power of hundreds of people who are ready to lunge, stretch, and sweat their way toward a world free from cancer. Join the BC Cancer Foundation on April 25, 2015 at the Richmond Olympic Oval for a full day of upbeat group exercise classes. Register today for Workout to Conquer Cancer and give researchers at the BC Cancer Agency the courage to say cure.


   Maroon 5
   Sunday, March 29, 2015
   Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena, Vancouver


CTV Vancouver is proud to welcome of Maroon 5 with special guests Magic! and Rozzi Crane to Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena on Sunday, March 29th.  Tickets available through LiveNation.com and Ticketmaster.

BMOThe 44th BMO Vancouver Marathon 
Sunday, May 3, 2015


The BMO Vancouver Marathon is happening Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 and there is something for everyone! Sign up for the Full Marathon, Marathon Relay, Half Marathon, 8KM, and Kids Fun Run. The event is Vancouver’s only Marathon and Canada’s Top Destination Race! Registration is now open.

Bette MidlerBette Midler
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
Rogers Arena
Tickets available through www.LiveNation.com or Ticketmaster

The tour will feature material from Midler's iconic career and material from her new album, "It's The Girls!" - a glorious tribute to girl groups through the ages. "It's The Girls!" features the swinging sounds of WWII-era Andrews Sisters, to 60's super-groups like the Supremes and the Shirelles, to 90's hit makers TLC.  

One Direction

One Direction
Friday, July 17, 2015
BC Place






Ride to Conquer Cancer

The 2015 Ride To Conquer Cancer
August 29 & 30, 2015
Vancouver, BC to Seattle, WA
conquercancer.ca or Phone: 888-771-BIKE (2453)



The Ride to Conquer Cancer® presented by Silver Wheaton is a unique, two-day cycling event which will take place on an exciting new weekend: August 29-30, 2015. Sign up now and create a team! The money raised will benefit BC Cancer Foundation and support leading clinicians, scientists, and researchers whose search for new discoveries and improved patient outcomes will have a real impact in our communities throughout the province, across Canada, and around the world.