Grand Opening & Special Celebrations

Grand Opening & Special Celebrations

The Office of Economic Development (OED) can help organize your Grand Opening or Business Anniversary by inviting the Mayor, Councillors, MP, MPP, Board of Trade and local media. We will organize a ribbon cutting and photo opportunity, and post your event in the Town's online Events Calendar. For Special Events, we will advise Council and post online. 

To make arrangements, please complete the form below. OED staff will follow up to confirm all information and the Mayor's availability. Please provide two weeks' notice.  

To qualify, you must operate a business in BWG, celebrating a legitimate one-day event. This may include: Grand Opening; Relaunch; Business Anniversary (10-year, 20-year, 25-year); and/or Special Community Event. 

What type of event is this?
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Grand Opening
Grand Relaunching
Business Anniversary (10 YR, 20 YR, 25 YR)
Special Community Event

Please describe your event in 50 words or less
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Event/Business Name
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Event Organizer
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First Name
Last Name
Position
Organization Website

Event Organizer - Phone Number
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(Answer must be a validly formed phone number e.g. (999) 555-1234 x12)

Event Organizer - Alternate Phone Number
(Answer must be a validly formed phone number e.g. (999) 555-1234 x12)

Event Organizer - E-mail Address
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(Answer must be a validly formed email address)

Event Date
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(Answer must be a valid date (MM/DD/YYYY))

If alternate dates are available please list:

Event Time - Please allow for at least one half hour for photo opportunity and ribbon cutting ceremony.
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Event Start Time:
Event End Time:
Ribbon Cutting Time:

Would you like the Mayor of Bradford West Gwillimbury (or a delegate) to be present at your event?
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YesNo

Special Considerations

Event Address
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Street Address
Unit Number
Town/City
Province
Postal Code

Is the facility accessible to persons of all abilities?
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YesNo

What is the type of business?
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If Other, please specify:

Number of Employees
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Full-Time
Part-Time
Seasonal

Distribution of your Event information to the Office of Economic Development contacts does not guarantee those contacts will attend. If confirmation of attendance is required you MUST contact the party directly.

The Office of Economic Development may not be able to accommodate all requests and reserves the right to disqualify submissions for any reason.

The personal information contained on this for is collected pursuant to the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (28-2) and will be solely used for the BWG OED business promotional activities. By submitting you agree to allow Town staff to contact you regarding other programs and services offered by the OED. Any questions regarding the collection, use or disclosure of information should be forwarded to the Clerk's Department at the Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury, 100 Dissette Street Unit 7&8/ PO Box 100 / Bradford, ON / L3Z 2A7 / 905 775 5366

I understand and agree to the above clauses as it pertains to the information I am providing
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I Agree