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Media Advisory: September Events at the Shaw Conference Centre

EDMONTON, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/02/14 -- Edmonton's Shaw Conference Centre hosts half a million guests at over 700 events annually, including the following events taking place in September.

Sept 4 - 7 Country Music Week - Discovery Showcase
           Entertainment, new talent and great music. www.ccma.org
           Tickets:
           http://www.cvent.com/events/country-music-week-2014.aspx

Sept 11 -  E-Town Festival
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           Immerse yourself in new ideas from thought-provoking speakers,
           connect with other bright minds and enjoy a rare musical
           performance by a Canadian duo.
           Details and registration at www.e-town.ca

Sept 12    KO Boxing presents Hostile Territory
           General admission, all-ages event with licensed beer gardens for
           patrons 18+.
           Tickets at Ticketmaster
           www.koboxingcanada.com

Sept 17    2014 United Way Campaign Kickoff Luncheon
           Featuring speaker Don Burnstick, one of Canada's best comedians.
           myunitedway.ca
           Tickets at Eventbrite

Sept 17    FEASTival of Fine Chefs
           A lavish evening with silent auction and multi-course dinner
           prepared by some of Edmonton's finest chefs. www.afpa.com

Sept 19    2014 North West Dental Expo - Trade Only
           Register online at http://eddsonline.com/nwd14reg.php

Sept 24    2014 Take a Mental Health Break(i)fast
           Support community mental health clinics serving children, adults
           and families. Keynote speaker Kevin Rempel, Team Canada
           Paralympic Athlete, Sochi 2014.
           Details and tickets at www.hopethroughunderstanding.com

Sept 24 -  AUMA 2014: Making All Matters Local
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           More than 1,000 of Alberta's decision makers come together.
           www.auma.ca
           Register at www.cvent.com

Sept 27    Dropkick Murphys
           General admission, all-ages concert www.livenation.com
           Tickets at Ticketmaster

Sept 28    Godsmack with Seether and Pop Evil
           General admission, 18+ event.
           Tickets at Ticketmaster

Sept 30    Study and Go Abroad Fair
           Free admission but pre-register to save time at Canada's largest
           international university and student travel expo.
           www.studyandgoabroad.com/edmonton

Country Music Week Pancake Breakfast Sept. 4

The Shaw Conference Centre is kicking off Country Music Week in Edmonton with a downtown pancake breakfast on Thursday, September 4 from 7:00 am to 9:00 am outside the convention centre's Jasper Avenue entrance doors. Everyone is welcome to attend this community event celebrating the return of the 2014 Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) Awards to Edmonton. The toonie breakfast includes live entertainment by CCMA performers, with proceeds going to the Unison Benevolent Fund supporting the Canadian country music community.

Visit the Shaw Conference Centre events calendar

Contacts:
Shaw Conference Centre
780-421-9797
[email protected]
www.shawconferencecentre.com

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