2017 CANS Atlantic Cat De-Icer

Cunard Centre, Halifax

Friday, April 21, 2017



Ticket sales are now closed.  You can purchase entry-only (no meal) tickets at the Cunard Centre tomorrow (Fri Apr 21) at 5:00 PM onward.


Sponsorship for the 2017 De-Icer is now closed. Contact Natalie Bobbitt about sponsoring for our 2018 De-Icer! At nbobbitt@cans.ns.ca or 902-468-2267 ext 718


5:00 pm                      Doors open
6:00 – 8:00 pm          Lobster or Roast Beef Buffet
8:30 – 10:45 pm         Entertainment by Skin & Jones
9:00 pm – 11:00 pm  Shuttle Service to Downtown Halifax
10:45 pm                     Bars Close

Westin Room Rate

Book a room at a discounted rate for the De-Icer! Click here to book: https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1702284615&key=25FF534A

Door Prizes

We have some GREAT door prizes this year!  Interested in donating a door prize to the De-Icer?! Contact Britney MacNeil at bmacneil@cans.ns.ca or 902-499-2939!

General Info & FAQ

  • Parking is free outside the Cunard Centre.
  • Dress code for attendees: Encouraged is Business Casual, but attire ranges from Casual (denim) to Semi-formal (suit/dress).
  • A Welcome Table will be at the entrance for those who have not picked up their tickets in advance at the CANS Office. All tickets must be paid before/at pickup. Methods of payment accepted are cheque or credit card (VISA, AMEX, and MC).

Ordering Tickets:

  • How do I add tickets to my online order?  You can’t add tickets to a current order, but you can log on to CANSnet and make a second order for the new ticket(s); please make a note on the order, referencing the invoice number of your first order(s).
  • How do I change my current order (i.e. change from lobster to beef, delete some tickets)?  Email your change request to bmacneil@cans.ns.ca.
  • When will I receive a receipt?  Your receipt will be automatically generated and emailed to you by CANSnet when you order online.
  • When can I pick up my tickets?  Tickets will be sent in the mail following your purchase.  If you select Pick-up instead, you can pick-up your tickets at the CANS office between 9am Tuesday April 18 and 3pm Thursday April 20 at the CANS Burnside Office, or Friday at 5pm at the door.


  • The pre-purchased drink tickets include gratuity
  • The bars will sell drink tickets, will take cash and will run tabs
  • What can I redeem my drink ticket for?  Beer and shots; not premium drinks (wine, liqueurs, martinis, premium shots, etc.)