About Our Events Team

Since 1996, THE FIFTH has acquired an excellent reputation for its fine dining, attentive service and beautiful ambience. Over the years we have continued in our belief that our customers are to be treated with the attention and integrity they deserve. Thus, each event is treated as a VIP event to ensure a flawless execution.
THE FIFTH has a long tradition of hosting parties from 12 to 1000 guests. Through the coordination of our event team consisting of our event department, culinary team, front of house management, tech support and décor consultant, we are able to give every event the attention it deserves. Your event is safe with us.

Our Team

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Chef Jean-Pierre Challet is internationally recognized for his mastery of classic French cuisine with 30 years of cooking experience. He has represented Canada as international guest chef multiple times at The James Beard House – often referred to as The Carnegie Hall of cookery. Publications including Gourmet, W, The Washington Post, a slew of Canadian papers and The Wall Street Journal describe his cuisine as “lavish”, “heavenly” and “creative”. Read his full bio here.

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The Fifth’s team of Event Coordinators has years of experience creating a diverse range of event types, from intimate social gatherings, TIFF after parties, product launches to meetings and corporate events. They work seamlessly with our acclaimed culinary team and service staff to provide you and your guests with an unforgettable experience. Contact our Event Coordinators today.

email: events@thefifth.com
phone: 416.979.0055

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

GENERAL / CORPORATE EVENT FAQs

How do I book an event at The Fifth?

Our Event Coordinators can assist you with any information and are happy to book a site inspection for you. Please fill out the contact form. Or give our events department a call at 416.979.0055.

What types of parties and events can I host at your venues?

We have hosted any party imaginable in our 20 years in business. Weddings, corporate functions, charity events, fashion shows, trade fairs, sports team celebrations, wrap parties, TIFF events, wine tastings, cooking competitions, gala dinners and celebrations of any kind.

Do you have spaces for meetings?

Yes. We offer spaces in all sizes to suit a diverse range of requirements (breakfast, day and evening functions). All venues offer free Wi-Fi.

Do we have to use the in-house caterer?

Yes. All our catering is prepared in-house by our Chef and his culinary team. This allows for more choice in designing your special menu and more flexibility during the event.

If yes, is it possible to request custom menus and accommodate allergies or special dietary needs?

Yes. We are happy to consider any special request and dietary needs.

Is it possible to bring in our own selection of wines?

Yes. There will be a corkage charge for this service.

What is your indoor capacity?

Each of our SIX venues has a different capacity. We offer event space for 12 to 1000 persons in a single venue or by combining several venues. Please see the Venues page for details.

Do you have an outdoor event space?

We have a covered, all-season, rooftop terrace and a summer alleyway patio.

Can I use The Fifth for a photo shoot?

Yes. The Fifth has been rented for various types of photo shoots from TV interviews to fashion photography.

How late can my event run?

According to AGCO requirement, alcohol may not be served after 2am. However, the party may run later without serving alcohol.

Does the venue have A/V equipment and speakers?

We are able to provide some basic A/V equipment. Depending on your needs, rentals may be required. Our in-house technician will be able to advise you.

Is there free Wi-Fi?

Yes. Free Wi-Fi is available at all venues.

Is there parking available?

Public lots and underground parking are available adjacent to The Fifth building. At customer’s request, valet parking may be arranged.

WEDDINGS

How do I book my wedding at The Fifth?

The Fifth’s Event Venues are perfect for Toronto weddings throughout the year. Our experienced events team provides a full range of wedding services for personalized celebrations. From wedding ceremony to reception, bridal showers to day after brunch, The Fifth offers wedding planning, in-house catering, decor, tech support, entertainment and more. For information about weddings at The Fifth, please visit: THE FIFTH WEDDINGS. Or give us a call at 416.979.0055.