Central Counties encompasses the three historic regions surrounding metropolitan Toronto including Durham, York and Hills of Headwaters. There is something for every group at every price-point, but each area has it’s own target audience and unique offering.
It's as if you were there! Follow a typical Planner-FAM Itinerary as issued by the destination host in chronological order, and click through to access the web resources of each place we explored.
- Brand new fitness and resource centre for people of all abilities.
55 Gorrdon Street Whitby ON L1N 0J2
Canadian Tire Motorsport Park
- Formerly Mosport, the newly branded facility builds on the heritage of one of North America’s largest and well-known racetracks
3233 Concession Road #10 Bowmanville ON L1C 3K6
Trillium Trails Banquet & Conference Centre and Treetop Eco-Adventure Park
- Rural escape with full-service banquet facilities and adjacent ropes courses and zip-line adventure park
53 Snow Ridge Court Oshawa ON L1H 7K4
Ajax Convention Centre
- Stylish, new convention centre with large and small meeting spaces adjacent to the Hilton
550 Beck Crescent Ajax ON L1Z 1C9
General Motors Centre
- Sport centre with two ice-pads home to several prominent sporting teams. Full banquet services, staging and AV to convert rinks to clear-span event spaces.
99 Athol Street East Oshawa ON L1H 1J8
The Briars Resort, Spa & Conference Centre
- Family owned traditional lake-front resort with conference facilities, various housing options and golf, spa and pool.
55 Hedge Road RR1 Jackson’s Point ON L0E 1L0
- Recently renovated conference hotel with full banquet services and pretty courtyard terrace.
50 East Valhalla Drive Markham ON L3R 0A3
Village of Unionville, City of Markham
- One of many charming historic villages within Central Counties featuring unique retail shops, restaurants and patios, culture and recreation.
Unionville BIA 197 Main Street Unionville ON L3R 3G8
Hilton Toronto/Markham Suites Conference Centre & Spa
- All-suite hotel with largest inventory of meeting spaces in Central Counties. Includes spa, and courtyard gardens.
8500 Warden Avenue Markham ON L6G 1A5
Terra Fine Dining
- Fine-dining restaurant with continental and exotic menus and several private dining rooms for various sized groups.
8199 Yonge Street Thornhill ON L3T 2C6
Sheraton Parkway Toronto North
- Large full-service convention hotel also managing the adjacent Best Western property for groups needing seamless pricing options.
600 Highway 7 East Richmond Hill ON L4b 1B2
Vaughan Mills Shopping Centre
- Entertainment complex featuring shopping, outlets, dining and entertainment including anchors Lucky Strike Bowling and Bass Pro Mills.
1 Bass Pro Mills Drive Management Office Vaughan ON L4K 5W4
- Canada’s largest amusement park with rides, entertainment and exhibits. Special group programs for incentives or offsite meetings.
9580 Jane Street Vaughan ON L6A 1S6
- Event planning conglomerate including many event venues, catering, AV, floral, décor, gift giving and planning assistance under one umbrella.
8601 Jane Street Unit 3-4 Vaughan ON L4K 5N9
Kingbridge Centre & Institute
- IAAC certified residential style full-service conference venue specializing in innovative learning philosophies and environments.
12750 Jane Street King City ON L7B 1A3
Caledon Country Club
- Casual public golf course with conference and catering facilities for tournaments and events amidst the rolling Hills of Headwaters.
2121 Olde Baseline Road Caledon ON L7C 0K7
Millcroft Inn & Spa
- Part of the Vintage Inn family with full service spa, traditional décor, indoor-outdoor meeting spaces and fine-dining overlooking the falls.
55 John Street Village of Alton Caledon ON L7K 0C4
McMichael Canadian Art Collection
- Home of The Group of Seven Canadian masters with event spaces, onsite catering, lush grounds and special exhibits for all ages.
10365 Islington Avenue Kleinburg ON L0J 1C0
Hockley Valley Resort
- Fully renovated Tuscan-style conference hotel with sweeping vistas of the hills, vineyard, golf course, winter activities and outdoor event spaces.
793522 Mono 3rd Line RR1 Orangeville ON L9W 2Y8
- Terra Restaurant Musicians: Stevie Gee, Kevin Vienneau, Mark Dunn