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For One Night Only...

Experience the ultimate night of glitz, glam, and cowboy flair at the 11th Annual #SplashofRed benefit, presented by SafeLink Alberta at the luxurious Fairmont Palliser on May 27th, 2023. For one unforgettable evening, the hotel will transform into the SafeLink Saloon, where Calgary's most wanted performers Rhinestone Cowboy Robert Adam and drag superstar Francheska Dynamites will take the stage. 

This exclusive event is the perfect fusion of high-end sophistication and unbridled western charm. Don your best boots and diamonds to mix and mingle with over 150 of the city's most influential guests, including corporate, and community leaders, all while supporting SafeLink Alberta's low-barrier, non-judgmental, and informed services. 

The #SplashofRed benefit is a celebration of diversity, inclusivity, and community spirit. Join us in the stunning Crystal Ballroom for an evening of entertainment, silent auction bidding, and exquisite food. Each year, we raise thousands of dollars for our programs, allowing us to reach more people in the community. Let's paint the town red and make a difference together! 

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General $165

VIP Table for Six $1275

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May 27th 2023

7:00 PM

Fairmont Palliser

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Entertainment Line-Up

Robert Adam

Hailed for his angelic, inviting presence, Robert Adam is known for breaking barriers between generations. Born and raised in the small town of Bonnyville, Alberta, Robert Adam now calls Crossfield, Alberta, Canada home. Adam is an eclectic human who is the most gritty, pretty cowboy you’ve ever seen. Whether it’s rhinestoning his outfit, placing top 12 in Wild 95.3's prestigious Project Wild competition, or graduating honour roll at SAIT with a heavy-duty mechanics degree, he is anything but one-dimensional.

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Francheska Dynamites

Francheska Dynamites is a talented drag queen from Lethbridge, Alberta, known for her performances and stunning looks. Beyonce inspires her drag persona and exudes confidence, strength, and glamour. Francheska is the first queen from Lethbridge to become a finalist of Alberta's Next Drag Superstar. Francheska Dynamites is a true icon in the world of drag, embodying the spirit of creativity, passion, and inclusivity that the art form represents.

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Outlaw Country

Outlaw Country is a skilled set of performers that bring the excitement and energy of country dancing to any venue or occasion. With expertly choreographed routines set to classic and contemporary country music, our performances are sure to get the audience up and dancing.

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DJ Molly Fi

Dubbed "Alberta's first lady of Breaks”, Krista Thibodeau a.k.a. Molly Fi has spent the better part of two decades breaking down the walls for fellow women and non-binary DJs and performers. A three-time nominee for Best Of Calgary’s best DJ category, Thibodeau is also a notable DJ in her own right, bringing her signature blend of infectious and dance-inducing breaks to stages and opening for artists like Fort Knox 5, Neon Steve, Smalltown DJs, A Tribe Called Red, and Annalyze.

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About SafeLink Alberta

SafeLink Alberta is an organization that works to reduce the risks associated with sexual activity and substance use. We serve and advocate for priority populations in Calgary and southern Alberta by providing education, non-judgemental services, and harm reduction programming. Since 1983, we have been committed to supporting those affected by HIV, hepatitis C, and other sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections.