Mark your calendar for Vancouver Aquarium’s annual Toast to the Coast event, which takes place on Friday, October 12, 2012.
One of the Aquarium’s signature fundraising events, Toast to the Coast brings together 500 inspired individuals with an appetite for conservation. Set against the magical backdrop of the Aquarium at night, guests connect with aquatic life while they nosh on exquisite canapés from leading Ocean Wise restaurants, sample the best of B.C.’s local wines, boogie to live music and leave with chic items from the silent auction.
With each bite and every sip, guests indulge in the knowledge they are supporting the Vancouver Aquarium’s conservation, research and education efforts.
The silent auction is a highlight of Toast to the Coast. This year, some of the coveted items include:
- An overnight stay for two guests in a Diamond Room with a sumptuous continental breakfast at Magnolia Hotel & Spa
- Le Creuset Café Collection featuring a French Press, cream and sugar set and two gorgeous mugs
- Pampered spa package by Stamford Spa & Salon
- An enviable ergonomic chair by Herman Miller Canada Inc., designed by Yves Behar and inspired by the Golden Gate Bridge
Tickets for this event sell out quickly, so guests are encouraged to buy tickets early.