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Consumer Website: Ontariotravel.net

Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership Corporation (OTMPC) offers consumer businesses in Ontario the opportunity to promote their company on OntarioTravel.net.

Learn how to take advantage of this FREE opportunity: Create Your OntarioTravel.net Listing (PDF).

Member Offers

Please send your Member to Member Offers to Member Care at MemberCare@torcvb.com. Check back regularly for new offers!

Rent Frock Repeat

Why purchase a dress when you can rent one at 90% off the retail cost? We shop for the best designer dresses from around the world, visiting top fashion shows and showrooms. Then, we make the dresses available to rent for a fraction of the retail price. Rent frock Repeat is proud to support Tourism Toronto by offering all members a 20% discount on our rentals. Simply use promo code TOURISM when processing your order! It’s that easy! Live in the GTA and want to try a frock on before renting? Call them at 1-855-376-2548 or email them at info@rentfrockrepeat.com and set up your own private fitting — for FREE! Visit RentFrockRepeat.com for more details.

Insuranceland

Insuranceland is proud to present a Group Auto and Home Insurance Program exclusive to Tourism Toronto Member Companies, Employees, Spouses, Dependent Children and Retirees. 20% off auto premiums, 20% home premiums – best rates in the industry! Want to know more about Insuranceland? Visit our website at Insuranceland.ca/TourismToronto. Want to know what your insurance premiums will be? Please call 1-800-243-9379 ext. 2241 for a no cost, no obligation quote.

Niagara on the Lake Craft Brewery Experience

Ideal Christmas gift for loved ones, friends, and – oh yes – for yourself.

Forget the wine – at least for a few hours – as you visit two new micro breweries recently opened in the beautiful town of Niagara-On-The-Lake.

Tour Niagara Oast House Brewers, Silver Smith Brewery.Then relax over a pub lunch at The Olde Angel Inn in the heart of the old town of Niagara-On-The-Lake.

After lunch visit Niagara College Teaching Brewery.Not to leave out the wine, visit at least one winery for samples since we are in the middle of one of Canada’s finest wine regions. Price: $100.00 per person (regular $125.00) plus tax includes return transportation, guide/chauffeur, visits to breweries and winery including a tour of a brewery and samples at each, and pub lunch. Gift certificates valid for one year. Tours available beginning in January. Private tours available for groups of four or more. Call 416 922-6605 or email us at CraftBreweryTours@bell.net to book.

The Second City

Enjoy a night of outrageous laughs with Toronto’s premier comedy troupe! The Second City’s acclaimed nightly shows feature Canada’s best up-and-coming comedic talent performing a collection of satirical sketches, mixed with hilarious characters, songs, and improvisations inspired by the ever-changing world around us. Receive 20% discount on tickets to any performance, except Saturdays. Maximum 6 tickets per order. (Subject to availability. Black out dates may apply). To redeem: book online at SecondCity.com with promo code “TOmember”.

Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park

Buy one 1-hour jump session for $12.50 plus tax and get a second 1-hour jump session at 50% off. Visit Skyzone.com/Toronto.

Royal Ontario Museum

Experience Canada’s largest museum of world cultures and natural history, where jaw-dropping dinos, glittering gems and mysterious mummies are just a few of the treasures on display. Save 20% off ROM admission. Buy your tickets online at ROM.on.ca and enter promo code TOMEMBER.

Upcoming Events

Engage your membership by participating in exclusive events, workshops and seminars. To register or for more information, please contact Denise Belgrove, Member Care, Director at dbelgrove@torcvb.com or 416-203-3823.

 

Hotel Association of Canada – Conference 2017

  • Date: February 15 & 16, 2017
  • Location:The Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel & Conference Centre.
  • Register: Hotel Association Conference of Canada. Use promo code ‘TOURISMTO’ when registering, and receive a $100 discount off the current registration.

Member Session: We’ve Been Expecting You (WBEY) Spring Session

  • Date/Time: Wednesday April 26, 2017- Spring session. 9:30am to 11:30am.
  • Location: Tourism Toronto Office: 207 Queens Quay West, suite 405
  • Details: You’re invited to join us for the City of Toronto’s WVEY training, a unique hospitality excellence program. Just for members of the hospitality, tourism and service sectors. It’s been developed to help further instill a culture of hospitality excellence and to enhance visitors’ experiences.
  • Suggested Audience: Front line staff who directly engage with the visitor.
  • Register: Look for an invitation to be emailed.

Member Session: Celebrate Ontario Grant Application Workshop

  • Date: October 2017. A two-hour workshop.
  • Location: To be determined.
  • Details: The 2018 Celebrate Ontario grant program helps new or existing Ontario festivals and events enhance their programs, activities and services in order to create long-term improvements. This support helps grow tourism and creates amazing opportunities, but the grant application process can sometimes be complex. Presented by the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, Industry Advisor.
  • Suggested Audience: Festival & Events members.
  • Register: Look for an invitation to be emailed.

Tourism Toronto Annual General Meeting (AGM)

  • Date: To be determined (Fall 2017).
  • Location: To be determined.
  • Details: We look at insights and strategies driving our industry. Our largest annual member networking opportunity.
  • Audience: All members and extended industry guests.
  • Register: Look for an invitation to be emailed.

We’ve Been Expecting You (WBEY) Fall Session

  • Date: To be determined (October 2017).
  • Location: To be determined.
  • Details: You’re invited to join us for the City of Toronto’s WVEY training, a unique hospitality excellence program. Just for members of the hospitality, tourism and service sectors. It’s been developed to help further instill a culture of hospitality excellence and to enhance visitors’ experiences.
  • Suggested Audience: Front line staff who directly engages with the visitor.
  • Register: Look for an invitation to be emailed.