Spotlight on Hamilton
Successful Meetings Start Here
With a surge in film production, and a legacy of hosting mega-events including the JUNO Awards, Pan Am Games, Canadian Country Music Awards, RBC Canadian Open and the upcoming 2021 CFL Grey Cup, the secret’s out that Hamilton has become a top pick for meetings and events. With recent features in The New York Times and The Globe and Mail, find out what the buzz is about. The city continues to boom with new facilities that have increased capacity to host an ever-growing list of upcoming events. Essential facilities now include more than 1,600 first-class hotel rooms, a renovated convention centre and a slew of unique heritage and modern venues.
The walkable downtown culture scene offers delegates plenty to see and do once meetings break for the day. Explore on-trend shops, delightful cafes and historic architecture alongside a playful and edgy art scene, encompassing the popular James and Locke Streets. Savour craft beer brews coupled with local farm-to-table restaurants and the bounty of nearby Niagara vineyards.
Culinary street cred in Hamilton is at an all-time high. Local eateries are attracting national attention. Even the New York Times recently took note. With so many talented chefs, brewers and baristas setting up shop, there’s something awesome for everyone.
Conveniently located within an hour of both Toronto and Niagara, the city is easily accessible from numerous highways, Go Transit and Hamilton International Airport.
WORLD-CLASS FACILITIES & ACCOMMODATION
With over first-class 1,600 guestrooms, Hamilton offers an array of stylish, comfortable and affordable hotel choices. The recently refreshed Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen's offers 80,000 sq. ft. of event space in the heart of downtown, close to hotels, dining and entertainment options. With three floors of exhibition and meeting space, the convention centre is a one-stop shop for décor, contemporary F&B choices and full-service event planning.
ELEVATE YOUR STAY AT SHERATON HAMILTON
Directly connected to Hamilton Convention Centre & FirstOntario Centre * 301 guest rooms * 20,000 sq. ft. meeting space
AN ALL-SUITE EXPERIENCE AT HOMEWOOD SUITES BY HILTON HAMILTON
Modern, all-suite hotel ideally located in downtown Hamilton * 182 suites * 10,000 sq. ft. meeting space
CHOOSE BETTER AT STAYBRIDGE SUITES HAMILTON DOWNTOWN
Stylish, upscale all-suite accommodations in downtown Hamilton * 129 suites * 5,000 sq. ft. meeting space
EXPERIENCE HAMILTON’S BOUTIQUE HOTEL, BEST WESTERN PREMIER C HOTEL BY CARMEN’S
Boutique, Italian hospitality and themed accommodation * 52 guest rooms/suites * 2,700 sq. ft. meeting space, direct connection to Carmen’s Banquet Centre, ideal event space for 1,000 guests
A CONTEMPORARY HOTEL: COURTYARD BY MARRIOTT HAMILTON
Modern, dynamic accommodations on Hamilton mountain * 136 guest rooms * 4,343 sq. ft. meeting space
For more information on booking your meeting or event in Hamilton, please contact Sherry Lucia at Tourism Hamilton (firstname.lastname@example.org).