69th Anniversary in 2020

Rogers_tm_rgb Conn Smythe Sports Celebrities Dinner and Auction

The 69th Conn Smythe Sports Celebrities Dinner and Auction is coming up!
Wednesday, February 5 at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel

Last year’s event was held at the Westin Harbour Castle, and raised over $340,000 for Easter Seals Ontario!

You can view photos from the evening

This year’s dinner honored legendary baseball broadcaster Jerry Howarth with the Lifetime Achievement Award presented by previous winner Paul Beeston, president emeritus of the Toronto Blue Jays.

Broadcasting legend Jerry Howarth was the  2019 recipient of the Conn Smythe Lifetime Achievement Award!


Legendary baseball executive Paul Beeston presented the Conn Smythe Lifetime Achievement Award to Jerry Howarth.


Also at the head table were Olympic and world champion ice dancer Tessa Virtue, Maple Leafs legend Dave Keon, recently retired Canadian tennis star Daniel Nestor, former Blue Jays manager John Gibbons, former Toronto Maple Leaf goalie Curtis Joseph, four-time gold medalist in women’s hockey Jayna Hefford, two-time hockey gold medalist Sami Jo Small and sledge hockey/wheelchair basketball star Billy Bridges.

Thank you to our 2019 sponsors, donors, volunteers and attendees!

For ticket and sponsorship and marketing information, please contact:

Lauren Squizzato
(416) 421-8377
Ext. 316

For raffle, silent & live auction, volunteer information and marketing inquires, please contact:
Jessica Simpson
(416) 421-8377
Ext. 311