Annual TD Ottawa Jazz Festival fundraiser

[Source: Ottawa Jazz Festival]

The TD Ottawa Jazz Festival’s annual Live Auction & Benefit Concert with the Montreal Guitar Trio on Thursday, March 8, 6pm at Library & Archives Canada (395 Wellington St.) is more important than ever as preparations are being finalized for this summer’s edition from June 21 – July 1, 2018.

This year’s line-up will be announced the next day, March 9, at 3:15pm on CBC Radio’s All in a Day, heard weekdays from 3 to 6pm on CBC Radio One, 91.5 FM.

  • Doors open at 6pm
  • Auction begins at 7pm
  • Concert follows auction

Here are just two examples of the unique items up for bid…

  • Lot 18. Don’t miss your chance for a Trip of a lifetime to the Top of the World to Whitehorse, Dawson and Inuvik!
  • Lot 21. If you love to entertain, the Best Party Ever: Jazz, Oysters, and a little Bubbly package is for you. Our programming director (Juno nominated) Petr Cancura and his chosen band will provide a one of a kind house concert for you and your guests matched to your theme. Enjoy an onsite wine tasting by Vineland Estates and wine expert Scott Vader. Whalesbone will provide 200 of Canada’s finest Oysters and their most charming Shucker to make this party legendary!

View the auction catalogue to find out what else is offered!