YWCA Banff is thrilled to announce the return of our VINEart Gala Auction to the Fairmont Banff Springs on March 3, 2018.

We look forward to welcoming our generous supporters to an inspiring evening of delicious food and wine, stunning artwork, captivating performances and speakers, and an auction full of exceptional items and experiences. All proceeds from VINEart go towards maintaining the Bow Valley Women’s Emergency Shelter program and to realizing our Higher Ground Project – a purpose-built facility that we hope to open in Canmore by 2020.

Saturday, March 3, 2018
6pm Cocktail Reception
7pm Dinner

Cascade Ballroom, Fairmont Banff Springs

$275 per person
$2500 per table (seats 10 people)



For more information, including sponsorship opportunities, please contact Carla Snow at carla@ywcabanff.ca or 403-760-3212.



The Fairmont Banff Springs is generously offering guests of VINEart 2018 a special hotel room rate of $215 per room per night + service charge ($15 p/p) + taxes.

To place your reservation, please call Fairmont’s Reservations Department at (403) 762-6866 or their Global Reservations Centre at 1 (800) 441-1414. For ease of booking, please identify yourself as being a guest of VINEart. Reservations are subject to availability at the time of booking.

Can’t make it on March 3? You can still support the YWCA by purchasing a ticket in the Beijing Experience Raffle! You could win a trip for 2 to Beijing, China with round-trip Premium Economy airfare from Air Canada, and a seven night stay for 2 in Gold Floor Accommodations at the Fairmont Beijing. Tickets are $100 and only 300 are available.

Draw will take place at VINEart Gala at the Fairmont Banff Springs but you do not need to be present to win.

Purchase tickets online, in-person through Guest Services at the YWCA Banff Hotel, or by sending a cheque to YWCA Banff, Box 520, 102 Spray Avenue, Banff, AB, T1L 1A6, Attn: VINEart Raffle. Cheques must be received by February 23, 2018 in order to enter the draw.