Sport Organizers, make Burlington your destination for your next sport event or tournament. With easy access, great facilities, support services and more you will find everything you need in Burlington.
Burlington is ideally positioned to support sport events and tournaments at all levels of play. And we’re easily accessible from all modes of transportation — planes, trains and automobiles. Located in the centre of the “Golden Horseshoe,” Burlington is within 75 km (46 miles) of 4 international airports (Toronto, Hamilton, Kitchener-Waterloo and Buffalo). The city has direct access to VIA Rail and southern Ontario’s interurban GO Train service, and is minutes to major highways.
The Haber Recreation Centre, is built specifically to support sport tourism, and features 8 single gymnasiums under one roof and numerous amenities to support the hosting of events. Burlington’s City View Park has 3 artificial turf soccer fields and was a training centre for the Toronto 2015 Pan American Games.
Tourism Burlington and the City of Burlington are here to assist event organizers to host their events in our great city. Services include:
- Bid assistance
- Event tools
- Business Plan Templates and Economic Assessments
- Letters of Endorsement
- Area Familiarization Tours
- Facility referrals
- Travel and Accommodation referrals
- Event Promotion assistance
- Welcome information & souvenirs