Gander is a community with a great history and passion for sports and is well known for its community enthusiasm, volunteerism and support. From a regional high school competition to a national tournament Gander has the modern facilities to accommodate sporting events large and small.
The Town of Gander also hosts various Provincial Minor Hockey Tournaments, the Provincial
Volleyball Championship, Provincial Swim meets, and various senior hockey tournaments every
Interested not only in attracting events, Destination Gander also offers an array of services to
ensure their ultimate success. From early stages of bid preparation through to the hosting of
the event, Destination Gander strives to provide organizations with a full service experience.
Planning a successful event takes a great deal of time and effort, Destination Gander is here to
make things run as smooth and stress free as possible. Examples of types of services provided
- Bid proposal assistance & development
- Letters of Endorsement
- Assistance with presentations
- Venue Information & availability searches
- Event promotion & Media assistance
- Site inspections & familiarization tours
- Accommodations – Availability searches
- Arrange event representation from Town council for welcoming and award ceremonies
- List of suppliers (AV equipment, entertainment, catering, transportation providers, etc)
- Connections to local sport organizations
- Economic impact assessments
- For out of province participants access to Newfoundland & Labrador Dept. of Tourism promotional materials
- Offer suggestions for pre and post event tours and attractions
Destination Ganders wishes to support local community leaders and groups in their efforts to
host competitions. We will provide assistance and put in you contact with the right individuals to
place your event on the fast track to success.
Destination Gander looks forward to working with local, provincial, and national sport
organizations/associations and showcasing all Gander has to offer as a sporting destination. If
you are interesting in bringing an event to Gander please contact our staff and start the process
today. Score big and bring your next sporting event to Gander!