Safe Travels Protocols and Stamp For Travel and Tourism Industries

Posted on Thursday, October 01, 2020 12:00 AM

The World Travel & Tourism Council compiled guidelines of health and safety protocols to assist eleven Travel & Tourism industries with recovery by encouraging alignment within each industry and building consumer confidence. These industries include Hospitality, Attractions, Outdoor Retail, Aviation, Airports, Short Term Rentals, Cruise, Tour Operators, Convention Centres and MICE, Car Rental and Insurance.

The Safe Travels protocols consist of four pillars:

  1. Operational and Staff Preparedness
  2. Ensuring...

Blog-THCR Reopening

Tim Hortons Community Room Reopening

Posted on Wednesday, September 30, 2020 12:00 AM

The team at the Brantford Visitor & Tourism Centre is looking forward to welcoming guests back into the Tim Hortons Community Room starting October 1, 2020. The meeting room features approximately 500 square feet of adaptable space with tables and chairs, audiovisual equipment and a podium. Guidelines for rentals have been updated with increased health and safety protocols in response to COVID-19.

Meetings will be welcomed that fit within the following guidelines:

  1. Maximum 10 person capacity...


Fall Virtual Tourism Business Development Training Series

Posted on Tuesday, September 29, 2020 12:00 AM

The Heart of Ontario (Hamilton-Halton-Brant Regional Tourism Organization) has announced their Fall Virtual Tourism Business Development Training Series, and the best part – they’re absolutely free to attend! Grow your business, learn best practices from tourism experts, and grow your network by attending one (or all!) of these excellent workshops:

4 Ways to Grow Your Business During COVID-19

Thursday, October 15 at 2:00 p.m.

Facilitator: Bassem Ghali

The coronavirus pandemic has become one of the...


Brighten someone’s day with flowers from Brantford Blooms

Posted on Monday, September 28, 2020 12:00 AM

Floral arrangements can sometimes be a daunting task to some, but with Brantford Blooms they make it easy, unique and fun! Located in the heart of Brantford, their experienced design team provides one-of-a-kind creations ranging from a simple bouquet to stunning table settings. Everything they create keeps your budget and style in mind. 

The team with leave you speechless with their creativity and will be sure to leave a smile on your face. They source their flowers from local suppliers whenever...


Tips For Hosting A Successful Hybrid Event

Posted on Friday, September 25, 2020 12:00 AM

Brantford offers a number of excellent meeting and event venues that are working hard to ensure your attendees, delegates, and staff will be safe and comfortable during your event.  

That being said, many meeting and event planners have begun exploring the idea of hybrid events. These types of multichannel gatherings can accommodate a larger group of attendees than a typical in-person event could, which helps distribute your message and/or product knowledge to a larger audience...