SCORE! Sport Charlottetown the City of Charlottetown’s sport tourism initiative, is known nationally as a success story, and is the recipient of six Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance PRESTIGE Awards, including Sport Tourism Organization and Industry Builder of the Year accolades. Charlottetown is currently recognized by the Global Sports Impact Canada Index as the top sport tourism hosting destination in the country for populations less than 50,000, and is ranked 6th overall in the country.
As a city steeped in history and culture, Charlottetown is the perfect backdrop for hosting sport events and meetings. As the capital of Prince Edward Island and “Birthplace of Confederation”, our city has a long and impressive history of hosting successful events, boasting a rich sport tradition.
Charlottetown is the proud sport capital of Prince Edward Island and is home to the Charlottetown Islanders (Quebec Major Junior Hockey League), Island Storm (National Basketball League of Canada), University of Prince Edward Island and Holland College men’s and women’s varsity teams and Sport PEI.
With impressive sport facilities, strong community endorsement, superb and experienced volunteers, refined accommodations, great dining, entertainment and shopping experiences… Charlottetown has everything you need to make your event a success!
Discover Charlottetown, an award-winning event hosting destination where Canada’s roots run deep!
As a nationally recognized award-winning sport event hosting destination, we never lose sight of the big picture. SCORE is here to assist you bid for, promote and host your event in Charlottetown. Through the SCORE! Sport Charlottetown program we can provide support and assistance in a variety of areas such as:
- Standardized bid documentation preparation and presentation
- Marketplace prospecting and research
- Accommodation and venue site inspections, blocks and negotiations
- Identification of funding opportunities and sponsorship direction
- Business plans and budgeting support
- Promotional support and tools
- ‘Welcome Athletes’ and ‘Big Fish in a Small Pond’ programs
- Access to volunteer database
- Host Committee involvement
Events create extraordinary experiences and we are fortunate to have hosted a variety of marquee events with great pride and success year after year. Our hosting resume, our infrastructure, our community at large, along with our culture and people are unique attributes that allow us to stand out as a leader in sport tourism and successful event-hosting destination.