The hotel for 2024 is the Monte Carlo Inn & Suites Downtown Markham

To book online click here. Make sure the page says “Downtown Markham.”

  1. Go to the page linked above.
  2. Pick your dates (weekend of April 19-21) and number of people/rooms.
  3. A bit lower down under “Special Accounts” there is a “Group Code”  box on the left, enter 502483.
  4. To the right is the PIN; enter 202404.
  5. Click “Check availability and rates”.
  6. Pick your room type and enter your personal information (and credit card).

It took less time to do this than it did to explain it!  The room rates start at $129.90 CAD for a standard King room or two Queens.

To make reservations over the phone, call  (905) 752-2700 or toll free 1-877-752-2788 (US and Canada), and mention the group name “FilKONtario.”

Please note these rates are based on double occupancy only. Additional guests over the age of 12 years an additional $25 charge per guest will apply per room night.

Roll away beds are available at an additional charge of $20 plus taxes per night.

Continental Breakfast (7AM – 10AM), parking, local phone calls and high speed internet access is included in the rate.  There is  a restaurant and bar in the property as well as swimming pool and fitness centre. Phones are also equipped with IPhone/IPod dock and all our rooms have fridge and microwave.

The hotel block closes March 18, 2024. Reservations placed after this time will be based on availability and price. There is a 24-hour reservation policy.


Here’s the hotel on Google Maps:,-79.3280601,17z