TORONTO--(Marketwire - April 5, 2011) - Excitement is building for Ontario's first ever UFC - Ultimate Fighting Championship event coming to Toronto on April 30th. Headlined by a UFC welterweight title bout between Montreal native and reigning champion Georges St-Pierre and the highly-touted Jake Shields, this is the first major mixed martial arts event to be held in Ontario. Directly attached to the Rogers Centre, the Renaissance Toronto Downtown Hotel is offering a variety of packages to enjoy the fighting spectacle. 

For the ultimate enjoyment, guests can book one of the hotel's private Rogers Centre SkyBoxes, accommodating up to 25 UFC fans. Each of the downtown Toronto hotel's SkyBoxes offers unobstructed viewing of the UFC octagon, and customizable culinary creations from the hotel's Executive Chef. For a larger group, the hotel's private dining room, La Terraza, is available and overlooks the stadium. La Terraza can accommodate up to 50 people and features private buffet dining and private restrooms. 

For smaller gatherings of four or more, event window seating is available in Arriba Restaurant & Lounge. The Renaissance Toronto Downtown Hotel has over seventy field-view rooms to enjoy the UFC event in complete comfort and privacy. A select number of field-view rooms are still available. 

"The UFC - Ultimate Fighting Championship event promises to be a tremendous draw for Toronto and we are excited to offer several unique viewing packages to our guests," says Mark Ive, General Manager of the Renaissance Toronto Downtown Hotel. For more information on the hotel's UFC packages and other downtown Toronto hotel deals, please call: (416) 341-5047.

About Renaissance Toronto Downtown:
The Renaissance Toronto Downtown Hotel is the world's only 4 diamond hotel located in a major league sports and entertainment venue, the Rogers Centre. Our downtown hotel is ideally situated in Toronto's famous Entertainment District and minutes to the Financial District of Canada. We are also conveniently adjacent to the Metro Toronto Convention Centre and CN Tower. This exclusive downtown Toronto hotel near Metro Toronto Convention Centre features 348 spacious, stylish guest rooms supported by some of the friendliest associates you will find anywhere. Watch the action in the Rogers Centre from one of the seventy field-view rooms. Enjoy delicious Mediterranean cuisine in Arriba Restaurant prepared by Chef Mark Ezrin. Watch your team warm up while enjoying a drink in the lounge or just soak in the unique view into the stadium. Looking for functional meeting space featuring expressive design and service second to none? You found it! Make us your home base when visiting Toronto.

Contact Information:


Dominique Comella
Director of Sales & Marketing
Phone: (416) 341-5002