A global centre for business, finance, arts and culture, Toronto values its multicultural population and sense of community above all else. We consistently rank among the world’s safest and most livable cities.
Named most diverse
city in the world
– BBC Radio
of residents born
ethnicities, 170+ languages represented
Canada’s economic hub, with 25% of business headquarters
A Top 10 global centre for finance
Ranked among the world’s top 10 smartest cities
— IESE Cities in Motion Index
Home to nearly twice as many artists as any other Canadian city — Toronto Arts Foundation Arts Facts
Third largest design workforce in North America
Recognized as UNESCO Creative City of Media Arts for film, music and digital media
Best City for Sports Fans — @TripSavvy 2019
One of the best LGBT-friendly cities
– Lonely Planet
Among Top 5 cities in the world to experience culture
– Foreign Policy’s Global Cities Index
Choice event venues: Cvent’s Supplier network recognized Toronto as top in Canada for factors like breadth and quality of facilities, price flexibility, personal safety for attendees, and differentiation.
Unique attractions. Host your private events in iconic Canadian venues, from the top of the CN Tower, to the underwater wonders of Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada, to the inspired architecture of the Art Gallery of Ontario (designed by Toronto-born Frank Gehry). Impress guests with unique views of the city across Toronto’s glittering harbour or from the hilltop perch of a historic castle.
Citywide scale. Delegates have travelled in record numbers to Toronto to attend conferences and events including NU SKIN China (4,000 delegates), Rotary International (24,000 delegates) and Collision Confernce (25,000+ delegates).