The Toronto Maple Leafs’ league-leading goal scorer, Phil Kessel, will make an appearance at the National Women’s Show Toronto, which takes place Nov. 11-13, 2011 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. Kessel will be on hand at the Gold Seal Booth#953 on Fri., Nov. 11, 2011 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
The National Women’s Show highlights products and services of interest to women and is divided into five zones including Fashion and Style; Beauty and Wellness; Fitness, Travel and Leisure; World of Taste; and the Business and Career Centre. Visit the many vendor booths or attend hourly presentations at four stages. Catch Mistura and Sopra Upper Lounge’s chef co-owner Massimo Capra, who appears on The Food Network’s Restaurant Makeover and Citytv’s CityLine preparing fall dishes at the Cooking Stage on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Listen to Eric Braeden who plays Victor Newman on The Young and the Restless dish about the latest Y&R news. Learn how to fix up your home from HGTV’s Property Brothers Drew and Jonathan Scott.
Visitors will receive many free product samples (get there early as samples are in limited supply) and can enter contests to win great prizes. The following are some free samples and contests of note:
- Information Booth – Enter contest to win girls’ getaway to Deerhurst Resort
- Daily Referral (Booth #1833) – Receive a free pair of earrings when you sign up for discounts on restaurants, salons, shops and malls
- Slimband (Booth #807) – Enter to win a $16,000 weight loss surgical procedure
- Canadian Beauty College (Booth #914) – Receive free makeovers and mini manicures
- Swiss Natural (Booth #1134) – Enter contest to win a $1,000 VISA gift card
- BMO Nesbitt Burns – Gus Alpitsis (Booth #1333) – Enter contest to win an iPhone
- Purdy’s Chocolates (Booth #947) – Sample premium chocolates
- The Cupcakery (Booth #945) – Sample cupcakes
- Arbor Memorial Services (Booth #1325) – Enter contest to win a one-night stay for one with $100 spa certificate at St. Anne’s Spa
- George’s Cream (Booth #613) – Receive free face cream and purse size lotion
- Red Lovo (Booth #421) – Enter contest to win a leather handbag worth over $250
Admission is $14 at the door ($12 online), with children under 12 Free. Show hours are Fri., Nov. 11 from noon to 9 p.m., Sat., Nov. 12 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 13 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.