WITH A PROUD SPORTS HERITAGE,
WE’RE ALWAYS READY TO GET IN THE GAME
Over the years, our region has hosted numerous sporting events, creating a winning experience for organizers, participants and spectators alike. From regional tournaments to major international competitions and championships, Windsor Essex can accommodate it all with our world-class venues, state-of-the-art facilities, stellar accommodations and amenities, as well as the experience and knowledge in managing and coordinating virtually any type of event. Choose Windsor Essex and score big time! For more info please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island offers the following visitor services:
- Facility Arrangements – assist in the determination and booking of appropriate facilities to accommodate specific requirements.
- Bid Preparation – assist with not only the bid preparation but also with presentations to attract your meetings and conventions.
- Site Inspections & Venue Reviews – arrange full site inspections of local hotels, facilities and attractions for your meeting planners and other key team members.
- Spousal / Guest Entertainment Programs – offer assistance to meetings and conventions groups requesting spousal/guest and entertainment programs. We will discuss theme ideas and help plan a variety of activities or excursions in the city, county and much more.
- Tour Itinerary Planning – Our Meetings and Conventions department will be happy to assist you with tour itinerary planning based on time constraints and the interest of your group.
- Information Packages – provide detailed information packages on the amenities and attractions available to your group.
- Media Support – Windsor Essex is home to a complete range of media outlets and services. Our Meetings and Conventions department can provide dedicated planning for media support and services.
- Letter of Welcome – If you wish, a Letter of Welcome from our Mayor can be included in your meetings and conventions program or information package.
- Promotional Items – Promotional items are available for sale to meetings and conventions groups, please ask further details.
Windsor Essex has extensive experience in welcoming athletes, coaches, delegates, and visitors to our community. The following examples illustrate not only the ability of the region to plan, host and conduct mass events for large numbers of people, but more importantly, they are a testimony to the spirit, the willingness and the generosity of the local community to do so. A few of our past and future events are highlighted below:
Proud to be Hosting:
2022 – Can-Am Police-Fire Games
2020 – Swimming Canada Eastern Canadian Swimming Championships
2019 – Highland Games
2019 – UANA Pan American Artistic Swimming Championships
2019 & 2020 – PGA Canada Mackenzie Golf tour
2018 – PGA Canada Mackenzie Golf tour
2018 – JUEL Basketball Tournament
2018 – Ontario Provincial Artistic Gymnastics Championships
2018 – Swimming Canada Eastern Canadian Swimming Championships
2018 – Canadian Squash Team Championships
2018 – Canadian Synchronized Swimming Championships2017 – Ontario University Athletics Track & Field Championships
2017 – Swimming Canada Para-swimming CAN/AM Championships
2017 – JUEL Basketball Tournament
2017 – FINA Diving World Series
2017 – MasterCard Memorial Cup
2016 – Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA) 25m Short Course World Swimming Championships
2016 – Canadian Adult Recreation Hockey Association (CARHA) Hockey World Cup
2016 – Canadian Outdoor Archery Championships
2016 – FINA Diving World Series
2015 – FINA Diving World Series
2014 – Ontario 55+ Summer Games
2014 – Ontario Summer Games
2014 – Fédération Internationale de Natation (FINA)/NVA Diving World Series
2014 – Eastern Canadian Swim Championships
2014 – FINA Diving World Series
2014 – Ontario Masters Swimming Provincial Championships
2013 – International Children’s Games (ICG)
2013/2014 – Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) Woman’s Basketball Championships
2012 – Skate Canada International Figure Skating Championships
2012 – World Under-17 Hockey Challenge
2012 – Skate Canada Synchronized Skating Championship
2011 – Canadian Tour Golf Championships
2010, 2011– Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) Women’s Basketball Championships
2010 – National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Frozen Four – Division Ice Hockey Tournament
2010 – Grey Power World Cup of Curling
2010 – Ontario Hockey League (OHL) Prospects Game
2010 – Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) Badminton Provincial Championships
2010 – Canadian Intercollegiate Baseball Association (CIBA) Men’s Baseball National Championships
2009, 2010– Red Bull Air Race World Championship (exclusive Canadian site)
2009 – Ontario Hockey League (OHL) All-Star Game