Hot Soup Cool Jazz 2018

by Hot Soup Cool Jazz

  • Tuesday, 01 May 2018 from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (NDT)
  • The Delta Hotel 120 New Gower St, St. John's, NL A1B 4L6

Ticket Information

Ticket sales for this event are now closed.


Over the past 10 years, Hot Soup Cool Jazz has has raised funds for those facing mental health challenges, homelessness and poverty through programs provided by Choices For Youth, the Canadian Mental Health Association of NL, Wreckhouse Jazz & Blues and The Jimmy Pratt Memorial Outreach Centre. 

Taking place Tuesday, May 1st at the Delta Hotel St. John's 5-8:30 PM, Hot Soup Cool Jazz features some of the most prestigious restaurants in St. John’s as they compete in a gourmet soup tasting competition. The event offers a relaxed, social atmosphere where attendees mingle with friends, stakeholders and celebrity servers while enjoying gourmet soups, live jazz music by The Vertigo Quartet, a silent auction, raffles and some fun games. Participants vote for their favorite soup for the TD Tasters Choice Award and a panel of judges from the Chef’s Association provide awards for their top three soup selections.

Presenting Sponsor: TD Bank Group



Tuesday, May 1, 2018

5:00 - 8:30 PM

The Delta St. John's Ballroom

Hosted by: Councillor & Olympic Gold Medalist Jamie Korab

Participating Restaurants


The Gypsy Tea Room

Portobello's Restaurant

St. John's Fish Exchange

Rocket Bakery & Fresh Food


The Delta St. John's

Manna European Bakery & Deli

Celebrity Soup Servers

MHA and Leader of the NDP Gerry Rogers
Deputy Mayor Sheilagh O'Leary
Minister Andrew Parsons
Minister Dale Kirby
MHA Cathy Bennett
MHA Paul Lane
Shelley Neville
Peter Soucy
Jonathan Richler
Janet Cull
Don-E Coady
Sheilagh Guy Murphy
Bob Hallett
Councillor at Large Sandy Hickman
Councillor Hope Jamieson
Councillor Ian Froude


Soup tasting, games, raffles, silent auction, TD Taster's Choice & Chef's Choice awards

Event Outline

5:00 - 5:30 Crush Lobby Reception

5:30 - 7:30 Soup Tasting & Live Jazz by The Vertigo Quartet

8:00 - 8:15 TD Taster's & Chef's Choice Soup Awards

8:15 - 8:30 Golden Ticket & Raffle Winners

Tax Receipts

Tax receipts will be provided for 50% of each ticket price. As per CRA guidelines, these receipts will only be issued to the person or company name listed on the credit card used to purchase the tickets. If you have questions please call Linda Mansfield, Hot Soup Cool Jazz Chair at 709.738.5738. Thank you!

Goal Progress

Days to Buy


The Delta Hotel
120 New Gower St, St. John's, NL A1B 4L6

1 May 2018
Tuesday, 1 May 2018 5:00 PM (NDT)


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84 O'Leary Ave
St. John's , NL

About This Charity

Hot Soup Cool Jazz is a collaboration of like-minded organizations that work every day to improve the lives of people facing mental health issues, poverty and homelessness. With the active involvement of TD Bank Group, participating restaurants, other sponsors and donors, volunteers and attendees; this fun evening has become an integral event for the Canadian Mental Health Association Newfoundland and Labrador Division, The Jimmy Pratt Outreach Centre, Wreckhouse Jazz & Blues and Choices for Youth. Mental health, poverty and homelessness is a community issue that requires community involvement to bring about innovative solutions and positive change. Hot Soup Cool Jazz is about celebrating that positive change and community involvement, while raising funds to continue these efforts!