Rouge: Varley Gala


Rouge: Varley Gala

Friday, October 18, 2019

Toronto Marriott Markham
170 Enterprise Blvd
Markham ON L6G 0E6

6 PM Cocktails | 7 PM Dinner
Live and Silent Auctions
Tickets: $150 Individual | $2,000 Corporate Table



Supported By:


Cocktail reception | Three-course meal | MC Suhana Meharchand | Live entertainment by The Doubts | Live and Silent Auctions and more!

This annual fundraising event is hosted by the Varley-McKay Art Foundation of Markham, in support of the Varley Art Gallery of Markham’s exhibitions, collection and education programs.

Hosted by Suhana Meharchand, two-time Gemini Award nominee and CBC news host and philanthropist (Performers for Literacy, Gems of Hope, Redwood Shelter for Women and Children, Canadian Paraplegic Association, Hospital for Sick Kids and the Princess Margaret Breast Cancer Centre).

The Doubts are a Top 40/Classic Rock cover band – covering everything from Neil Diamond, Santana, Fleetwood Mac, Gloria Gaynor, the Hip, Rage Against the Machine, Metallica, Guns N’ Roses, Katy Perry, Bruno Mars and more!

The Live Auction will feature art work by emerging and established contemporary artists, historical works of art and unique lifestyle packages. Selections from the silent auction include artwork, major Toronto sporting event tickets, theatre tickets, and wine tastings.

Funds raised benefit the Varley-McKay Art Foundation of Markham to support the Varley Art Gallery of Markham as a vital cultural hub for artists and diverse communities.

The gala is supported by committed volunteers, sponsors, donors and community ambassadors who passionately believe in the benefits of making art more accessible to the community through high-quality exhibitions and educational programs. With your generous support, we endeavour to reach our event fundraising goal of $150,000.

This event is held at the Toronto Marriott Markham and is black tie optional. Members of the Varley Art Gallery get a 10% discount (limit two per Varley Art Gallery member). Call the Varley Art Gallery at 905-477-7000 ext.3261 to receive your membership discount code.

Varley-McKay Art Foundation of Markham Registered Charity Number 891618373RR0001

Limited tickets available until September 28, 2019. Book early to avoid disappointment!

For more information, contact:
Francesca Dauphinais, Development Officer
Varley-McKay Art Foundation of Markham
905-477-7000 ext.3264

Rouge: Varley Gala will be held in the 2nd floor ballroom of the Toronto Marriott Markham. The venue is accessible. Click here for more information on the accessibility of the venue.

Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | LinkedIn