Leadership Event

Our exciting year-long leadership race will culminate on May 26-27, as we gather in Toronto to hear final pitches from the candidates, announce our new leader, and celebrate.

You can be a part of the action!

Buy your tickets

(Members of our Leaders' Circle attend for free! Register here)

(For media accreditation, apply here)

Event Information:

Location: Toronto Congress Centre
650 Dixon Rd, Etobicoke, ON M9W 1J1

Friday May 26:
* Registration open – 1 PM (B. Adams Lobby)
* Food concession – 1 PM (B. Adams Foyer)
* Exhibition – 2 PM
* Reception – 5 PM (cash bar) (B. Adams Foyer)
* Main stage programming 7 PM – 10 PM (L. Tannenbaum Ballroom)
  * (Ballroom doors open at 6:30 PM for the 7 PM program.)
* Candidate Hospitality Suites – 10 PM (on-site locations TBA)

Saturday May 27:
* Registration open – 8 AM (B. Adams Lobby)
* Food concession – 10 AM (B. Adams Lobby)
* Exhibition – 10 AM
* On-site voting 10 AM - 4 PM (Hall H)
* Reception 4 PM (cash bar) (B. Adams Lobby)
* Program begins - 5 PM (L. Tannenbaum Ballroom)
  * Introduction
  * Ballot-by-ballot results announced
  * Announcement of winner
  * New leader’s speech
  * CPC New Leader Celebration
* Reception - 7:30 PM - Shania Twain Lobby


For Leadership Event attendees who require a hotel room, we have put together a list of hotels in the area for your convenience. Click here to see the list.

Travel Discounts

The Conservative Party of Canada has negotiated special rates to assist participants to attend the Leadership Election Event on May 26th and 27th, in Toronto, Ontario.


Air Canada is offering a 10% discount (excluding Tango) from May 19 to June 3, 2017. To access the discounted fares, enter promotional code BCX3DK61 on the booking page at http://www.aircanada.com, or quote the promotional code to your travel agent.
Please note that no discount will apply to Tango class bookings fares. In order to take advantage of the discounted fares, you must book your flight at aircanada,com and enter the Promotion Code in the search panel. If the Promotion Code is not entered or is entered incorrectly, the Discounts will not be applied to your booking.


WestJet is offering a 10% discount off the best fare travel out of or into Toronto/Hamilton anywhere WestJet flies in North America. To book and receive this discount, please visit : www.westjet.com, using promo code  9FS5GAI.

You may change or cancel your reservation within 24 hours of the original booking at no charge, including name changes. Further changes and cancellations are accepted up to two hours before flight time. Depending on the fare class booked, fees, applicable taxes, surcharges and difference in fare may apply for each guest cancelling or making changes. View West’s service fees page for information on fees associated with changing or cancelling flights.