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Oscar Party Hosting

Posted by Dave Elliott , 2 years ago

Cinephiles. Get that popcorn popping. The Drake's Special Events expert, Dave Elliott, gives the goods on how to roll out the red carpet for your own Oscars Party!

Oscars Party Tips from The Drake Hotel Event Planning
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Drake Does the Wedding Co. Show

Posted by Kathleen Johansen , 2 years ago

Love was in the air at The Wedding Co. Show where The Drake’s own Wedding Expert Kathleen Johansen happily shared Drake’s unique approach to tying the knot!

Drake Events at The Wedding Co. Show
Special Events

Boardroom or Bored-Room?

Posted by Dave Elliott , 2 years ago

Find the perfect meeting space to get the creative juices flowing or get down to brass tacks with these tips from Events Expert Dave Elliott. Now put that in your briefcase pocket!

Room 222 Mural
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Posted by Drake, 2 years, 1 month ago

We're turning 12 + we've come a long way, baby! And with as much fun as we've had, we just know you've had some good times with Drake. Below are some of our favourite memories from the past twelve years - our favourite dishes, cocktails we miss, shows that we reminisce over + art pieces / performances that make us nostalgic. Vote for your favourite Drake dish, cocktail, music performance, + art piece and your top picks will be making a comeback February 11th when we celebrate our Dirty Dozen Birthday! AND THERE'S MORE! Toss us your email address to keep in touch + be automatically entered to win a pair of tickets to our building-wide memory lane bash along with a doozy of a dinner + some DGS swag!! Submit your votes + share your memories below!

Drake's Dirty Dozen
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Happy Festivus!

Posted by Drake, 2 years, 2 months ago

Happy Festivus ! Today we honour Frank Costanza's legacy with a special Festivus trivia night! So in preparation, here are a few Festivus Facts to get you ahead of the game!

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You're Engaged! Now what?

Posted by Kathleen Johansen , 2 years, 2 months ago

You’re engaged!! The bubbly is popped, the ring is shown off, and the obligatory “I said Yes!” Instagram is posted. Now it’s time to settle into finding the ideal venue your perfect day… but where to begin? One of the most frequent comments I receive from brides + grooms-to-be is: “planning a wedding is hard!” They’re not wrong. There are a lot of considerations, but that’s why we’re here to help.