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Games Ontario

Games Ontario is responsible for the delivery of five multi-sport games:

  • Ontario Summer Games for youth
  • Ontario Winter Games for youth
    • 2020 Ontario Winter Games, Orillia
    • Webpage for 2020 coming soon
  • Ontario 55+ Summer Games
    • The new host for the 2020 Ontario 55+ Summer Games has not yet been announced.
  • Ontario 55+ Winter Games
  • Ontario Parasport Games

Games Ontario leads a competitive bid process to select a host municipality for each Games and works with the host municipality to deliver the event. Games Ontario also works closely with Provincial Sport and Multi-Sport Organizations (PSO/MSOs) to host each sport competition during the Games. 

Games Ontario is also responsible for providing financial and administrative support for other major sporting events hosted in Ontario such as the

Games Ontario also operates the Ontario Sport Hosting Program which provides grants to major international and national sporting events hosted in Ontario.

Games Ontario also provides financial support and oversight to Team Ontario at the Canada Games, working closely with PSOs/MSOs and a volunteer mission staff to help ensure the team’s success at the competition.