Sports Events FAQ

Got a question about holding your event in Toronto? Browse these Frequently Asked Questions about the sport market in Toronto, or contact our team for more information.

Q: What type of sports group would use Business Events Toronto to help plan their event?

A: Any local, provincial, national, international federation sport organization or sport rights holder should reach out to Business Events Toronto before proceeding to book their event.

Q: Does Business Events Toronto help local clubs with bids for provincial and national championships?

A: There are a number of ways that Business Events Toronto can assist local clubs when preparing their bid for provincial and national championships, including but are not limited to sports venue/facility and accommodation site selection. Additionally, Business Events Toronto will work closely with our partners and stakeholders on other aspects of the bid.

Q: Can Business Events Toronto help research accommodations for our tournament?

A: Business Events Toronto can assist by connecting you with accommodation partners in the Greater Toronto Region to find affordable options in close proximity to your venue/facility.

Q: What geographic area does Business Events Toronto cover?

A: Business Events Toronto is a partnership-driven association with more than 1,000 partners across the Greater Toronto Region. Because of our scope of membership, our geographic coverage includes Toronto, Mississauga and Brampton.

Q: How much does it cost for Business Events Toronto’s services?

A: All of our services are complimentary when booking accommodations through Business Events Toronto. It pays to contact at the beginning stages of your planning as we can help to connect you with our accommodation members in the Greater Toronto Region.

Q: Our tournament needs to find a transportation company to help transport our participants; can Business Events Toronto help?

A: Business Events Toronto can provide a full listing of our partners that are transportation companies that can provide you with a cost estimate.

Q: Can Business Events Toronto supply information on the destination for our participants?

A: When booking through Business Events Toronto your group can take advantage of our 360 Services including but not limited to attendance-building and promotional resources, assistance with site selection and visits, customized microsites, maps, visitor guides, and coupons to our partner organizations. All of these are provided at no charge to your organization.

Q: Can Business Events Toronto help with increasing our participants for our event?

A: No matter the size, we want your event to be a smashing success. Use our Attendance Marketing Toolkit to show your attendees why Toronto is the ideal host, and inspire them to get the most out of their visit.

Q: Does Business Events Toronto have any funding for my group?

A: Funding may be available through Business Events Toronto based on the total number of room nights, and other key criteria. Please contact our team to find out more details and if your event qualifies.

Q: Who should I contact for assistance with my tournament, championships, training camps and sport conferences?

A: Connect with our Account Director – Sport, Shelley Crawford at 647-300-4098 or email at for more information.

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