Greener City Celebration

TEA's Greener City Celebration

On Tuesday, December 4th, join the Toronto Environmental Alliance for an evening of celebration, engaging speakers, good humour and local heroes.  

Every December, hundreds of Toronto’s environmental leaders, activists, politicians and media come together for a night of celebration in support of TEA’s work advocating for a greener city for all.

This year, TEA launches The Greener City Celebration hosted by comedian Nile Seguin.  

(Take a look at some of the fun at last year’s December celebration).


When: Tuesday, December 4th. Doors at 6 pm. Show at 7:30.

Where: Lula Lounge (1585 Dundas St West)


TEA's annual end-of-year event sells out every year so don't miss out on the green event of the season! 


Nile Séguin is an award-winning stand-up comedian, writer and actor. With appearances on People of Earth and The Expanse, Nile is best known as Alister on the City TV sitcom Second Jen. Nile has performed at the Just for Laughs Festival, San Francisco Sketchfest and the Boston Comedy Festival. A three-time Canadian Comedy Award nominee, Nile has written for Comedy Network’s The Beaverton and the Gemini Award-winning The Hour (where he was a regular on-air contributor). He was also nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for his writing on CBC’s Still Standing.

Keynote speaker: Rosemarie Powell

Rosemarie Powell is a passionate advocate for social, economic and environmental justice. She has led for over 20 years from the grassroots up, managing and developing several innovative and impactful community programs and services to support under-represented group’s access to the labour market. Her community engagement work in Jane Finch earned several awards for leadership and imagination. Rosemarie is currently the Executive Director of the Toronto Community Benefits Network (TCBN), a community-labour coalition with a membership base of over 95 groups and organizations across Toronto. TCBN negotiate jobs and opportunities into major infrastructure and urban development projects for historically disadvantaged communities and equity-seeking groups.

Some of the fun you can expect on December 4th:

  • Bill Glenn will return with his "21 Shopping Days Until Christmas" - a holiday gift list of the best corporate greenwashing toys and gadgets (an audience favourite at TEA's end of year party)! 
  • TEA will announce the recipient of the 2nd annual “Greener City for All Award,” which is presented to a local hero that has demonstrated innovation in making Toronto a green, equitable and sustainable city. Click here to learn a bit about last year’s winner and be sure to join us as we toast frontline local solutions at their best!  
  • A silent auction featuring great local products and experiences.

All funds raised by the Greener City Celebration will go towards TEA’s local campaigns on climate change, waste and pollution. 


Greener City Friend: $100/ticket - SOLD OUT

Show your support for TEA’s work with a single ticket seated at a table and your name(s) printed in our evening’s program.

General admission table seating $50/ticket - SOLD OUT

Enjoy the show with a single ticket seated at a table for the evening.

Theatre-style seating seating: $40/ticket 

Enjoy the show with a single ticket seated theatre-style in front of the stage. 

Standing room: $25/ticket

A chance to meet and mingle with friends and allies all in support of TEA’s campaigns.


A Greener City Partner: $500/table - SOLD OUT 

Eight reserved seats for friends and colleagues with your name and/or logo displayed in our evening’s program.

Learn more about sponsoring TEA's Greener City Celebration.

Venue Accessibility:
Lula Lounge is a wheelchair accessible venue with a wheelchair accessible, single-user washroom. Please contact with any other accessibility questions or requests.

Purchase your tickets below or call 416-596-0660. 

(Table seating is now sold out)