68th Anniversary
Rogers_tm_rgb Conn Smythe Sports Celebrities Dinner and Auction

Save the date!

The 68th Conn Smythe Sports Celebrities Dinner and Auction will be held Wed., Feb. 6, 2019 at the Westin Harbour Castle.

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


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


Sledge hockey/wheelchair basketball star Billy Bridges, former Blue Jays manager John Gibbons,  four-time gold medalist in women’s hockey Jayna Hefford, Maple Leafs greats Curtis Joseph and Dave Keon, retired  Canadian tennis star Daniel Nestor, two-time hockey gold medalist Sami Jo Small and Olympic medalist ice dancer Tessa Virtue will headline an unforgettable head table.

We are pleased that Sportsnet’s Ken Reid and Evanka Osmak will be our joint emcees for the event. Christine Simpson and Gord Stellick will assist with the the program, as usual providing interviews with the head table.

Over $340,000 was raised for Easter Seals Ontario at the 2018 dinner. Thank you to our 2018 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