This event's dress code is business casual.

Hamilton is a wonderful city, home to many great restaurants, shops, sights and experiences. However, as with any large city, please be mindful of your surroundings and make your way to social events and sights by travelling with colleagues, or joining staff as they lead groups to official evening social events.

Things to do in Hamilton

The Merit Brewing Co. Social Dinner is sold out.

CRDCN is organizing a social event and dinner at Merit Brewing Co. on November 22.

ALLERGIES OR DIETARY RESTRICTIONS: Please indicate at registration any food accommodations you require and a member of our team will contact you.

DRINKS: All drinks tickets to be handed out by Event Organizers. Drink tickets are valid for an 8oz pour of any beer, or any non-alcoholic beverage.  

FOOD:  Choice Of: 

  1. Mac & Cheese (Gruyere, Grana Padano, Old Cheddar, Mozzarella, Barrel Fermented Hot Sauce - House Smoked Bacon OR Deep Fried Brussel Sprouts available on side)  
  2. Kale & Brussel Sprout Caesar Salad: Kale, Deep Fried Brussel Sprouts, Romaine, Caramelized Onions, House Smoked Bacon, Croutons, Romano Cheese, Black Pepper (House Smoked Bacon and Croutons available on side)  
  3. Sausages (Selection of house-made Beef, Pork or Chicken based sausages OR Plant based Cauliflower Bhaji with Spicy Ginger Carrots, Curry Mayo, Tamarind Sauce & Green Onion)

Served with Fries: Cooked in Beef Tallow (or Canola Oil upon request)

DESSERT: Assorted Fruit Platters & Build Your Own Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches


Located at 107 James Street North, the brewery is just a 7-minute walk from the conference location at the Sheraton Hamilton Hotel. Visit Merit's website to learn more about their offerings and we hope to raise a glass with you there on Nov. 22!

Check out this video from Tourism Hamilton or visit their website for more great ideas to extend your stay in the most interesting up-and-coming city in Ontario!

Additional Dining Options

Hotel information

Sheraton Hamilton

116 King St. W


Website for reservations or call toll Free: 1-888-627-8161


For non-overnight guests, is $2.50 per 30 minutes, to a daily maximum of $12.00 flat rate until 6:00pm; evening rates are an additional $5.00 after 6:00pm or on Sundays. Parking is not owned or managed by Sheraton and rates are subject to change without notice at any time.