Event Follow Up

A sincere thank you to everyone who attended the Okuda Fundraising Dinner and who purchased the wine raffle tickets.  $1,760 was raised in the raffle which will support the mural project in Old Strathcona and the Christmas Bureau.  Thank you to Michael Maxxis and the Holy Roller for partnering with us on this initiative.  It was an incredible event! 

Event Details


Time: 6 pm to 11 pm

Location: The Holy Roller - 8222 Gateway Boulevard

Price: $400 for VIP reserved seating

Tickets: $250 for High Top Table Seating

The Christmas Bureau of Edmonton is thrilled to partner with Film Director Michael Maxxis and the Holy Roller for an evening of culinary delight on June 27. 

This unique fundraiser will “make our city and spirits bright” through art and philanthropy.  Funds raised will support the commissioning of a 6 storey mural in Old Strathcona by renowned Spanish artist Okuda San Miguel. This event will also raise funds to support deserving families this coming holiday season. 

The evening will feature a beautiful 6-course meal inspired by the cities in which Okuda San Miguel has featured previous artwork & murals. This globally inspired meal will be crafted by some of Edmonton’s brightest chefs: Sam Chalmers from Holy Roller, Shane Chartrand from -SC- at River Cree, Lindsay Porter from London Local, Jason Barton Brownie from Hayloft, Eric Hanson from Prairie Noodle House, and Chef Medi from Buco.

Your ticket includes:

  • welcome beverage,
  • 6-course meal from 6 local chefs,
  • wine pairings,
  • gratuity,
  • entry into free draw for 2 incredible door prizes,
  • opportunity to bid on some unique experiences and items,
  • chance to purchase tickets to win the biggest wine basket you’ll ever see,
  • a complimentary swag bag with treasures from several local Edmonton businesses, and
  • satisfaction in helping make our city and spirits bright through art & philanthropy.

Use promotional code “brightspirit2018” to receive 5 per cent off your ticket AND the Christmas Bureau will receive a 10 per cent from the ticket sale to support our festive meal program. The link for the promotional code is located at the top right hand side of the select tickets page (enter promotional code).  You need to apply the code before selecting your tickets.

Tickets can be purchased on Eventbrite   (https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/imagine-okuda-fundraiser-dinner-tickets-46696743216)

When you attend this event, you will receive a beautiful 6 course meal AND you will give a festive meal to those in need this holiday season.