Frequently Asked Questions
When is the event?
Friday, October 27, 2017, from 6PM – 11PM.
What is Music on a Mission?
This Ottawa music trivia night, Family Services Ottawa’s single, most-important fundraiser, is one of the most highly anticipated and off-the-charts fun events of the year! Best described as a kind of “Name that Tune” game, Music on a Mission challenges attendees to name artists, songs, movies, jingles, and television shows from every musical genre in a series of 10 exciting rounds. Play for fun, or play to win! The splendid festivities also include a pizza dinner, courtesy of Pizza Pizza, spectacular silent auction – with items and trips donated from around the world, magnificent bake sale, raffle, prizes, and much more!
How many guests are expected?
Over 600 and we sell-out very quickly every year!
Where is the event held and how do I find directions?
We’re thrilled to have a new venue this year:
3750 North Bowesville Road (near Riverside Drive and Hunt Club Road, located just off of Uplands Drive)
Ottawa, ON K1V 1B8
For further information and map/directions, please visit: http://musiconamission.ca/event-details/venue/.
What is the suggested attire?
The attire is casual and we encourage fun Halloween costumes! There will be prizes for best costumes – team and individual.
We have a great partnership with Audrey’s Costume Castle (Website: http://www.1-800-costume.com/; Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AudreysCostumeCastle/), so that guests of Music on a Mission can receive a 15% discount on costume rentals and 10% discount on any retail (some restrictions apply, see store for details) – just quote “Audrey’s 613”.
How can I buy tables? How much are they?
Register online before we sell out!
This is an event you don’t want to miss… register your team ASAP (up to 10 players – perfect for friends, family, and/or co-workers/clients)! Price for a table is $600.
- 100 Years of FSO – VIP Tables at $1,250: incredibly popular – offering fabulous value for organizations and for entertaining in style! Provides outstanding branding/recognition, access to high-profile audience, plus preferred seating, two bottles of wine, ultra-impressive, special table gifts for each of your guests (courtesy of SKIN&CO Roma, Buddha Board Inc., Purdys Chocolatier, Osmosis Skincare, Edenborough Ltd., Parkdale Novelty Co. Ltd, Tease Tea, Beekeeper’s Naturals, Beau’s All Natural Brewing Company, etc.), and other special benefits.
- Becoming a sponsor (Rock of Ages at $2,500, Funky Town at $4,000, and Jukebox Hero at $6,500): make a grand gesture for FSO and a meaningful investment in the community! We’re looking at you to provide inspiring leadership that will help us continue to make lasting, important improvements in people’s lives. For details on the magnificent brand exposure/logo recognition and spectacular sponsorship benefits, including ultra-impressive special table gifts for each of your guests (courtesy of SKIN&CO Roma, Buddha Board Inc., Purdys Chocolatier, Osmosis Skincare, Edenborough Ltd., Parkdale Novelty Co. Ltd, Tease Tea, Beekeeper’s Naturals, Beau’s All Natural Brewing Company, etc.), preferred seating, complimentary wine, access to our influential audience, and much more, click here.
Book today before we sell out! And help Family Services Ottawa launch another 100 years of stronger individuals, stronger families, and a stronger Ottawa.
How can I become a corporate sponsor?
This fun event is ideal for corporate entertaining and team building. Celebrate a company milestone. Reward your staff for hard work. Show gratitude to your loyal customers and clients. Or simply give your employees/colleagues a fantastic night out. We are pleased to offer a variety of sponsorship/partnership opportunities, boasting spectacular recognition and benefits, to help meet your community support and marketing objectives, and would be delighted to work with you to find, or customize, the package that best suits your needs. Connect your brand to Ottawa’s coolest event!
Other ways you can support Music on a Mission include becoming a One-Hit Wonder ($250 financial donation, with a charitable tax receipt for the full amount and recognition in return) or making a fully tax-deductible donation in any amount; or, even if you are unable to attend yourself; you could still sponsor a table for deserving members of the community. Join us in celebrating the promise that Family Services Ottawa’s next 100 years of service holds for children, adults, and families.
Where do the proceeds go?
Family Services Ottawa (FSO), one of Ottawa’s oldest and most vital registered charities, has been helping people lead healthy, productive, fulfilling lives for over 100 years by providing a wide range of accessible counselling services, and educational and supportive programs for children, adults, and families in all their forms. We collaborate with community partners and champion advancements in public health that make people’s lives better, working to ensure that mental health services are available to all. Together, we are building an Ottawa where families and individuals are strong and resilient. FSO’s Charitable Registration Number is 107376147RR0001. For more information, please visit: www.familyservicesottawa.org.
What will be on the auction block?
Plan your bidding in advance – keep checking as all the fabulous auction details unfold!
To donate an auction item, click here
Who can I contact for more information on the event?
Please contact Mikhela Jason at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at 613-725-3601, ext.113.