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Crackup Comedy Gala and "Candy Awards"

  • Westin Ottawa Hotel 11 Colonel By Drive Ottawa, ON, K1N Canada (map)
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Join us March 22nd, for cocktails, live entertainment and a gourmet dinner with a special twist.

Get to know a famous entertainer and a local VIP as they dine with you at your VIP table or select a corporate table (without a celebrity or VIP) at a reduced rate and mix and mingle with them before and after the gourmet meal, and don't let Colin's dress fool you the evening is Business Casual so don't bother with a Tux rental

The evening will also feature the inaugural presentation of the "Candy" awards to a Canadian comedy legend, live entertainment and tributes to our 2018 honourees.

Proceeds from the evening will go to CHEO to support their 1door4care project in support of youth mental health.

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A memorable evening for a special cause that is not to be missed.

Guests at this event will have the chance to meet and interact with Canadian comedians and notable figures in attendance.

To become a sponsor, please contact John at 613-513-7200 or by email at john@crackup.ca

Hosted by John Candy's kids Chris and Jen Candy

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Our Male Comedy Candy Award goes to Colin Mochrie star of Whose Line is It Anyways, This Hour has 22 Minutes, and countless TV Shows and Films

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Our Female Comedy Candy Award goes to Andrea Martin of SCTV, Broadway, My Big Fat Greek Wedding, Mambo Italiano, and so much more

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and our Mental Health Champion Candy goes to Patrick McKenna star of the Traders, Hard rock Medical, Red Green Show, ADD and Loving It and so much more..  

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to be presented by our Mental Health Champion Mary Walsh !