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PRESS RELEASE: The 519 Annual Gala 2021

The 519 Annual Gala 2021 – Meet the Artists

Exclusive return engagement of k.d. lang for The Annual 519 Gala

Sold Out!

Salah Bachir and The 519 are delighted to announce that The Annual 519 Gala featuring the legendary k.d. lang is sold out! Proceeds from  An Exceptional Evening with k.d. lang will go in support of our year-round programs and services.

Thanks to the continuing leadership of our Honorary Patron Salah Bachir and the following sponsors for their support of our 2015 519 Annual Gala.

Presenting Sponsor

BMO Financial Group

Entertainment Sponsor

The Slaight Family Foundation


Cineplex Media                  


VIP Tables
Mantella Corporation, Rogers, Scotiabank

Table Purchasers
CIBC, Kate Alexander Daniels and David Daniels, DELTA Air Lines, Daniel Greenglass and Joe Brennan, Labatt, Nancy's Very Own Foundation, Manulife Financial, Andy and Valerie Pringle, TD Bank Group

Hotel Sponsor
Shangri-La Hotels

Airline Sponsor
DELTA Air Lines

For information, please contact:

John R. Farrell

Director of Development


k.d. lang’s website

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