Passions 2023 Presented By RBC

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November 30th, 2023

At Granville Island’s Performance Works

1218 Cartwright Street

VIP Hour at 5:30 p.m. | General admission at 6:30 p.m

One of Vancouver’s most anticipated culinary fundraiser events, Passions, presented by RBC, is set to return. Guests can enjoy delicious bites, wine, and cocktails from the city’s top chefs throughout the evening while directly raising funds for Dr. Peter Centre’s vital Food and Nutrition Program.

Over 18 restaurants and bars have committed to Passions 2023, including Vancouver's best cocktail independent gems and long-standing institutions across our city.

Here is a sampling of some of the restaurants that are participating in Passions 2023

Anh and Chi

Cantina Norte

Fanny Bay Oyster Bar


iDen & QuanJude Beijing Duck House

Homer St. Café

Joe Fortes


Melo Patisserie

Minami Yaletown


Pacific Yatch Charters & PYC Catering


Provence Marinaside

Salathai Thai Restaurant

Sushi Hil

The Acorn

Wildlight Kitchen + Bar

Vancouver Fire Fighters


Acclaimed bartender Guy Stowell of Tocador and up-and-coming Chelsea McNabb of Anh and Chi will be whipping up cocktails along with fresh brews from award-winning Powell Brewery.

Entering the Dr. Peter Centre is stepping into a world filled with hope, possibilities, and care. The Centre is where innovative ideas merge with deep compassion, reshaping the vision of complex healthcare. For many who've previously felt the sting of societal exclusion, they find stability, belonging, and transformation, often initiated by sharing a meal.

Major Sponsor


Media Sponsor

Global BC

Supporting Sponsor

Shoppers Drug Mart
Black & McDonald
Fully Managed
WA Architects

In Kind Sponsors

Ocean Mama Seafood
Mark Yuen Visuals

The front door of the Dr. Peter Centre is a threshold. When you cross over it, you pass into a place of possibility---a climate of care that offers not only unsurpassed care for its participants, but also ideas that have the potential to transform the way complex health care is delivered around the world.

Funds raised will directly support essential programs at the Dr. Peter Centre. We provide food, therapies and clinical support to those living with HIV and complex medical and social needs, including substance use, mental illness, and homelessness.

Welcome To The Dr. Peter Centre. Here Humanity Prevails

Interested in learning more? Contact events@drpeter.org.