A Starry Starry Night Gala 2015
JDRF Galas

Every year, JDRF invites our families, volunteers, donors, partners and sponsors to attend local Galas in communities across Canada.  On this evening, thousands of JDRF supporters come together for an elegant event, raising funds and celebrating the achievements that have been made in diabetes research.  All JDRF Galas select a unique theme for their evening, chosen by each JDRF Chapter and their Gala committees.

30th Annual A Starry Starry Night Gala

Location: Winnipeg

Date: Saturday April 22, 2017

Vistit webpage & purchase tickets here

Time: 6:00 pm Cocktail Reception

Venue: RBC Convention Centre, York Ballroom

For more information contact: Vicki Zachanowich - vzachanowich@jdrf.ca or 204-953-4477

Unable to attend and would like to make a donation: 30th Annual Starry Starry Night Gala

Starring Juno-award winning country music artist & 
National Spokesperson for JDRF,
George Canyon
Location:  Calgary

Date:  Saturday, April 29th, 2017

Visit webpage & purchase tickets here


Time:  6:00 p.m.

Location:  StudioBell (Calgary's newest music venue & home of the National Music Centre) @ 850 4 Street SE, Calgary, Alberta  (http://nmc.ca/studiobell/)

Additional Details:  George will be playing an intimate acoustic show to benefit JDRF and research for T1D. Guests will also enjoy private access to the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, delicious food, open bar and silent auction.

12th Annual Promise Ball

Location: Victoria, B.C.
Date:  October 15, 2016


12th Annual Promise Ball:  An Arabian Night
Saturday October 15, 2016    
Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe

Unable to attend and would like to make a donation: click here




17th Annual Rockin' for Research

Location: Vancouver, BC

Date: Saturday October 22, 2016



Time: 6:00 pm Cocktail Reception


Venue: Fairmont Hotel Vancouver


Rockin’ for Research is well-known as one of Vancouver's best and most vibrant galas, and this year’s event will be another glamorous one-of-a-kind experience.

We invite you to join us for Sunset at the Taj Mahal – an evening inspired by India’s rich culture, magnificent colours, exquisite flavours, and extraordinary music - all set against the backdrop of the world’s most eloquent monument to eternal love.

Rockin’ for Research has raised an incredible $12.7 million to date and plays a vital role in helping JDRF accelerate the discovery, development, and delivery of cutting edge advances to cure, better treat, and prevent type 1 diabetes (T1D). With your help, we will continue to fund research that improves the lives of people affected by T1D and achieve breakthroughs that will lead us to a cure.

For more information:   rockinforresearch.com

Contact:   Craig Reisinger creisinger@jdrf.ca or 604-320-1937

Unable to attend and would like to make a donation, please click here:   Rockin' for Research


Denim & Diamonds Gala


Shaw Conference Centre, Hall D, 9797 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta


Saturday, November 5, 2016


Cocktails at 5:30 pm
Dinner at 7:00 pm
Dress: Semi-Formal

Saturday, November 5th, 2016

Shaw Conference Centre

9797 Jasper Ave NW

Edmonton, AB

T5J 1N9

For tickets or to make a donation click here

The Crystal Ball Gala

Location: Windsor, Ontario
Date:  To Be Announced

Time: To be announced

Venue: To be announced

For more information contact:  Nicole at ncozad@jdrf.ca or 519-739-9191

Unable to attend and would like to make a donation: N/A

Starlight Soirée

Location: Oakville Conference Centre
Date: November 9th, 2017 

Contact - Amy Tremaine at atremaine@jdrf.ca

Thursday, November 9th, 2017 at

Oakville Conference Centre

2515 Wyecroft Rd, Oakville

For more information contact:  Amy Tremiane - atremaine@jdrf.ca or 905-608-8067

Unable to attend and would like to make a donation:  N/A

Follow JDRF's DIA-BEAT-IT Gala to find a cure for T1D

Location: Montreal, QC

Date: Thursday November 17th, 2016 - 6:00 pm

Venue: St-James Theatre - 265 Saint-Jacques W., Montreal, QC, H2Y 1M6

Website: www.diabeatit.ca


For more information contact: Lyne Charbonneau – lcharbonneau@jdrf.ca or 514.744.5537 #240

If you are unable to make the GALA and would like to make a donation click here

A Night of Promise

Location: Toronto, Ontario
Date: To Be Announced

Time: To be announced

Venue: To be announced

For more information contact:  Asha Lewis – alewis@jdrf.ca or 647.789.2035