ATTENTION: All Suppliers! (especially you Suppliers to the Party and Event Planning business)

Holiday Inn GuelphHere is your opportunity to exhibit in the upcoming 2017 CRA Ontario Conference and Product Expo! Please click on the link below to find the Registration Form to exhibit in this incredible show.

In 2015, the format of the Ontario Regional Show was revamped and rebranded…the changes were a resounding success and met with rave reviews. Well, we’re doing it again on March 22, 2017!

The Morning Session will include industry related Workshops and World Class Speakers. The Afternoon Session will be dedicated to the Product Expo. Once again, lunch will be served during the Product Expo.

NEW THIS YEAR…The Party and Event Wall of Fame! An entire area dedicated to the Suppliers to that segment of our Membership.

Following a full day at the Conference, CRA Ontario will be hosting the Annual Awards Banquet in the evening.

All this, under one roof! The Holiday Inn Hotel and Conference Centre in Guelph, ON.

More information, Event Registration Forms and Sponsorship Opportunities will be available shortly and will be distributed at the next CRA Ontario Members’ Meeting on Wednesday January 18, 2017 at Kubota Canada in Markham, ON.

Immediate Action Required! 60% Sold

banner-photoThe deadline schedule for the upcoming CRA Ontario Golf Tournament is below:

  • August 12, 2016 – the deadline for the Complimentary Room Upgrade (while they last) at the Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott (has been extended from July 31st)
  • August 31, 2016 – Early Bird Golf Registration (after that date, the fees go up!)
  • August 31, 2016 – Block of rooms will be released (only a few rooms left!)
  • First Come First Served Sponsorship Opportunities (they’re going fast!), and Exclusive Sponsorship (only Tournament Golf Balls are left)

The Golf Tournament is well over 60% SOLD OUT, and we are well on our way to having a SHOT GUN START this year!

Don’t get stuck on the Waiting List…DO IT NOW!

Registration Form

Sponsorship Form

Exclusive Sponsorship Form

SkyJack Invite

Tabletop Design Challenge at CRA Ontario Awards Banquet

14-Elegant-Tabletop-DecorSign up now to decorate a table for the Annual CRA Ontario Banquet Awards, March 8, 2016
to compete against your fellow rental operators for title of most creative tabletop design!

  • Rental store is responsible for all table linen, chair covers (if desired), napkins and all decorations for one 5’ round table.
  • Hotel will provide 5’ round table and chairs

Prizes for the winning competitor as follows

  • National Event Supply Product Package (Value: $1000)
  • Company profiled in future issue of Canadian Rental Service Magazine (Value: Priceless)

Awards Banquet Tabletop Design Challenge Form

Also, please take this opportunity to register to attend the awards banquet

Awards Banquet Registration Form

This event, like everything else CRA Ontario does would not be made possible without the generous contributions of our sponsors. (Sponsor list as of February 1, 2016)

  • SKYJACK – Entertainment Sponsor
  • NATIONAL EVENT SUPPLY – Table Wine Sponsor
  • WACKER NEUSON – Silver Sponsor

Please consider adding your company to our growing list of sponsors for this event.

CRA ON 2016 Awards Banquet Sponsorship Form

Please contact Mike Maltby at 519-485-4231 or email to sign up for this fantastic opportunity to show the Tool & Equipment operator’s what a banquet can really look like!

CRA Ontario Awards Banquet – Registration Open Now

International Plaza Hotel - ExteriorJoin us on the evening of Tuesday March 8th, 2016 at the International Plaza Hotel as CRA Ontario celebrates this years awards recipients for their contributions to the Rental Industry in Ontario.

After dinner, guests will be entertained by Sarnia’s own Award Winning Singing Impressionist – Mat Gauthier. In 2004, Mat won the ‘Rising Star’ competition in the World Tribute Artist Championships. In 2005, he was chosen as one of the top two finalists at Canada’s Great Impressions Contest, sponsored by the Comedy Network.

Returning this year will be the tabletop design challenge.  This is a chance for the Party and Special Event sector to show the industry what a banquet could look like if the party segment were making the decorating decisions.

As always an event like this cannot be made possible without sponsorships from members from all segments of the industry.  Please consider becoming a sponsor of this event, remember many sponsorships include complimentary banquet tickets.

Register for this event now!

Click here to Register Online

Register by Fax / Email

Awards Banquet Registration Form

Awards Banquet Tabletop Design Challenge Form

Awards Banquet Sponsorship Form


Event Highlights

Tabletop Design Challenge – Open to all Party & Special Event Operators
Dinner & Entertainment
Awards Presentation
Raffle Prizes
50/50 Draw
Lots of opportunity to network with industry professionals

Awards Nomination now Open

awards-nightDo you know someone in the industry that deserves to be recognized?  Either an outstanding individual or an entire organization?

CRA Ontario presents four awards each year, and nominations for 2015 are now open.

The awards will be presented at the CRA Ontario Banquet to be held Tuesday March 8, 2016 at the International Plaza Hotel, and the nomination deadline is December 18.

2015 Awards Nominations Form