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Top 10 Reasons to Meet in Toronto

It’s no secret – we think Toronto is pretty great. We have lots of reasons why we think you’ll love it for your next meeting or event too. Here are 10 to get started.

1

Creativity + Innovation

Toronto’s renowned multiculturalism is at the root of an inclusive and collaborative spirit, tangible upon arrival. We believe that a diversity of perspectives is the fuel for innovation and bold new ideas that have the power to change our world.

2

Vibrant Hub

Toronto is the driving force of key business sectors including technology, life sciences and financial services. An engaged business community delivers leading talent, thought-leadership and meaningful conversations in support of your business events objectives.

3

Connected Community

Toronto hospitality, business and government partners are connected by a shared understanding and appreciation of the value of the events industry. We value your business and we work seamlessly together to ensure your experience in our destination exceeds your expectations.

4

Team Toronto

Here you’ll find a team of passionate ambassadors, driven to partner with you to deliver events that set new standards and drive meeting attendance. Connect with Destination Toronto’s team to tap into a wealth of tips, resources, and local expertise to serve your needs. Also, learn more about our 6ix Stack Attendance Marketing Solutions.

5

Globally Inspired Food & Nightlife

Toronto kitchens are renowned for their global influences and extraordinary cooking talent. A dynamic bar, lounge and club culture contributes to a vibrant nightlife, while buzzing café and craft-brewery scenes offer the perfect inroads to neighbourhood exploration.

6

Big Ticket Entertainment

As Canada’s largest city and most-visited destination, Toronto is home to epic events, top attractions, restaurants, nightlife, culture, and sports - including Canada’s only NBA and MLB teams.

7

Convenient + Accessible

As North America’s 4th largest city, Toronto is easily accessible with two international airports that serve over 180 global destinations in 55 countries, and is less than 90-minutes away for over 100 million Americans. The UP Express train quickly connects Toronto Pearson to the downtown core by a 25-minute direct transfer.

8

Unique Venues

Host your 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.

9

Accommodations

Whether you're planning a self-contained meeting based at one hotel or a citywide utilizing multiple properties and one of our convention and exhibition facilities, Toronto offers you an abundant choice of hotels. Our partners will make local hospitality a memorable part of your meeting experience.

10

Gateway to Canada

Toronto serves as the front door to the entire country. No trip to Canada is complete without seeing its biggest city. Home to iconic and quintessentially Canadian experiences like hockey, Canadian art and, accessible nearby natural wonders – Niagara Falls and wine region, Prince Edward County and Muskoka.