We Can Help You Host Body ContentBrampton offers much more than just a venue for your event. Sport Brampton will be a part of your team – connecting you with the businesses, services and resources you need to take your event to the next level. Let us help you with: AccommodationsThe Brampton Accommodation Sport Initiative Group (BASIG) represents 12 accommodation providers in Brampton featuring over 1400 guestrooms in brand name hotels/motels, Sheridan College residences, as well as campgrounds for RV’s and tents. As a valued community partner in the hosting of sport business in Brampton, BASIG is committed to providing event organizers an easy and comfortable process to book sport related (meetings, clinics, tournaments, banquets) accommodation in Brampton, by offering value added support services tailored to the event. See the attached list of BASIG members.Bid Development and Endorsement We have City of Brampton bid templates that can easily be adapted and customized to support events that require letters of interest/endorsement and formal bid packages. Generic copy profiling Brampton is drafted and easily tweaked for your event. Our picture gallery includes images of city, venues, attractions and sports formatted to support different mediums. Letters of interest/endorsement from the Mayor can be sourced by contacting Sport Brampton.Hosting SupportNot-for-profit event organizers may be able to access discounted City of Brampton facility rentals and apply for City grants. Options include a Community Grant-Making Program (up to $65,000) and a Minor Charitable Donations program (up to $750). The hosting grant programs are assessed annually and include financial grants, in-kind services or combination of the two. Information and procedures on applying for these programs, along with a list of other funding opportunities visit. We want to work with your event hosting team to ensure your event runs smoothly and participants have a wonderful experience in Brampton. We know our community well and would be happy to assist in identifying and facilitating introductions to community services and resources best suited for your event. Event PromotionSport Brampton would like to promote your sport tourism event through our various marketing vehicles; Calendar of Events, LED signs, community media outlets, etc. Please complete the attached Event Profile and send to Sport Brampton so we can determine the best means to promote your event. Event ResourcesSport Brampton is a member of the Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance (CSTA), with access to a number of resources, tools, research and event data. These include such items as: Sustainable Sport Event Template Business Plan Template Sport Event Marketing Template Sport Tourism Economic Assessment Model (STEAM) and STEAM Pro - Click here to download the STEAM workbook We would be happy to review these resources with event organizers upon request and assist you in completing STEAM. In addition, the City has limited auxiliary event equipment such as; staging, garbage cans, barriers, tents, tables and chairs, tents and port-o-lets rentable to event organizers on a first-come, first-served basis.TransportationSport Brampton can assist in sourcing transportation services to support your event requirements, including buses, taxis, limousines, car rentals, etc.VenuesBrampton offers an extensive inventory of sport venues and resources that adhere to national and international technical standards. Sport Brampton can assist with facility booking, rates, and confirming technical specifications and amenities to ensure the right venue for your event. Site inspections and familiarization tours can also be arranged. Check out Diverse Venues to learn more.VolunteersThe City of Brampton has partnered with Volunteer MBC (Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon) to assist event organizers in recruiting, training and recognizing volunteers for their events. Through this affiliation and our extensive sport organization networks, we have access to a dedicated group of volunteers who are passionate about sport and wonderful ambassadors for our city.Welcome Bags and Orientation PackagesWe look forward to welcoming your group to Brampton! Welcome bags are available upon request, including such items as visitor guides, welcome gifts, coupon books, restaurant listings, Brampton pins, eye black patches, pencils, maps, etc. Contact Sport Brampton to request welcome packages.