Social Events

Unforgettable Events
Since 1908, Fairmont Empress is a celebrated destination for unforgettable events. From a black-tie gala in The Crystal Ballroom to an intimate affair in the Library Room, the Fairmont Empress’ turn of the century architecture, classic beauty and exquisite cuisine from our skilled professionals will help you create an event with memories to last a lifetime. 

Fairmont Empress plays host to several charitable and social events annually, and is the backdrop for major motion pictures, society weddings, fundraisers and special occasions. A variety of versatile venues from traditional ballrooms and spaces to unconventional spaces including The Veranda, Rose Garden, Willow Stream Spa Boutique and Empress Lawn create ideal locations for memorial events. Contact us to book your next event today.

2015 Special Offer for Holiday Events
There is still time to plan the perfect holiday get together for friends, family and coworkers. Book now your 2015 holiday event for 75 or more guests, and your hotel event space is with our complements*. Ask about our Bengal Spice savoury curry buffet or traditional festive turkey menu. Hurry, space is limited for this special holiday offer! Contact us at 250 995 3607 or email us for more information. A "Take the Elevator" home special rate is also available for catered events booked at Fairmont Empress.

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*Valid for new events only and may not be combined with other offers or promotions. Subject to availability and may end at anytime.