Here's When And Where You Can Audition For The New Season Of "Dragons' Den" Across Canada - MTL Blog

Here's When And Where You Can Audition For The New Season Of "Dragons' Den" Across Canada

The show accepts participants of all ages with businesses at any stage of development!

Got an all-star business idea you've been dying to show the world? Well, now is your chance.

"Dragons' Den" will be kicking off auditions March 2nd for the upcoming season and we've got all the details on when and where you can bring your business idea so that the Dragons take notice and invest!

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TL;DR The Dragons are officially on the lookout for their next business investment. Below are all the dates for auditions across Canada during the month of March.

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The contest accepts business ideas from entrepreneurs of all ages and pitches for businesses in any stage of development.

So even if all you've got is the idea and a notebook, don't hesitate to head to your nearest audition location and give it a go!

The auditions follow a classic "elevator pitch" structure, meaning you should be ready to present your business idea in five minutes or less.

If you don't live near any of the locations listed below, you can still apply online here.

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They do say you have a better chance if you show up in person, but don't let that stop you!

Instead, take a look at the Dragons' "Audition Cheat Sheet," and give it your best!

This season the Dragons are also looking specifically for a "social entrepreneur" that has a business idea that directly impacts the lives of Canadian youth.

The positive impact of the social entrepreneur's business needs to touch on the following four areas: education, employment and entrepreneurship, health and healthy living, and social engagement.

Here are the locations and dates for all the auditions across Canada...


Toronto 
March 2
CBC Toronto, 25 John St. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Waterloo, ON 
March 6
Mike and Ophelia Lazaridis Quantum-Nano Centre, 200 University Ave. W. from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Edmonton 
March 6
CBC Edmonton, 10062 102 Ave. #123 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Victoria, BC 
March 7
Parkside Hotel, 810 Humboldt St. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Ottawa 
March 8
Courtyard by Marriott Ottawa Downtown, 350 Dalhousie St. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Calgary 
March 8 & 9
Sandman Hotel Calgary City Centre, 888 7 Ave. S.W. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Barrie, ON 
March 9
Georgian College: Advanced Technology Centre, 1 Georgian Dr. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Vancouver 
March 9 & 10
British Columbia Institute of Technology, 555 Seymour St. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Kelowna 
March 14
The Innovation Centre, 460 Doyle Ave. from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Fredericton 
March 14
Crowne Plaza Hotel, 659 Queen St. from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Charlottetown 
March 15
Startup Zone, 31 Queen St. from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Abbotsford, BC 
March 16
Quality Hotel Abbotsford Conference Centre, 36035 North Parallel Rd. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Hamilton, ON 
March 16
Mohawk College, 135 Fennell Ave. W. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Halifax 
March 16
Centre for Entrepreneurship Education and Development, 7071 Bayers Rd. #225 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Regina 
March 20
DoubleTree by Hilton Regina, 1975 Broad St. from 10 a.m. to 3p.m.

Oshawa, ON 
March 20
Durham College: Student Services Building, 2000 Simcoe St. from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Saskatoon 
March 21
Co.Labs, 116 Research Dr. suite 229 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Kingston, ON 
March 22
Ambassador Hotel, 1550 Princess St. from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Winnipeg 
March 23
CBC Manitoba, 541 Portage Ave. from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Niagara 
March 23
Scotiabank Convention Centre, 6815 Stanley Ave. from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

Montreal 
March 23 & 24
Cinémas Guzzo - Marché Central, 901 Boulevard Crémazie O. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Collingwood 
March 27
Blue Mountain Inn Conference Centre, 110 Jozo Weider Blvd. from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Toronto
March 30
CBC Toronto, 25 John St. from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Get all the Dragons' Den info at their site here.

Good luck, entrepreneurs! 

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