World Festival nominated for Canada’s Most Outstanding Event


The inaugural Richmond World Festival has been nominated for two Canadian Event Industry Awards in the Best Public Entertainment Event or Festival and the Most Outstanding Event Over $200K categories.  The awards are presented in Toronto on March 31st as part of their CSE Live event conference and gala.

The City of Richmond would like to thank the extensive team of volunteers, community, suppliers, staff, and sponsors for their part in making the event a success.  We are busy planning year two which is now set for September 3rd, 2016.  Look for an updated website to launched in the coming weeks.


Best Public Entertainment Event or Festival

  • BaAM Productions, Toronto, ON for Closing Ceremony of the Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games
  • BRANDLIVE Management Group,Vancouver, BC & and The NYE Celebration Society for NYE VANCOUVER 2015
  • City of Richmond,Richmond, BC & John Donnelly & Associates Events Marketing Inc. Vancouver, BC for Richmond World Festival
  • City of Surrey, Surrey, BC &John Donnelly & Associates, Vancouver, BC for Surrey Fusion Festival
  • Jones & Jones Productions Ltd.,Brampton , ON for Jambana One World Festival
  • Parléview,Toronto, ON for Ontario’s Celebration Zone

Most Outstanding Event Over $200,000

  • Boom Goes the Drum,Calgary, AB for LOOK2015
  • BRANDLIVE Management Group, Vancouver, BC for NYE Vancouver 2015
  • City of Richmond, Richmond, BC& John Donnelly & Associates Events Marketing Inc. Vancouver, BC for the Richmond World Festival
  • Hala Events & Communications Inc. Toronto, ON for The Book Lover’s Ball 10th Anniversary
  • 5 Senses Meetings & Events, Toronto, ON for FIPP Worldwide Magazine Media Association International Meeting
  • Solutions with Impact, Toronto, ON for Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation KitchenAid Cook for the Cure Culinary Showdown
  • Solutions with Impact, Toronto, ON, for Health Science Centre Foundation’s Celebrity Human Race – Winnipeg
  • WestJet, Calgary, AB for WestJet Christmas Party“ Swing from the Chandelier”


We are offering a limited number of quality sponsorship opportunities to companies who want to engage with culturally diverse demographic. Each opportunity will be unique and your brand will be a stand out.

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