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Parks Canada Celebrations in Montreal on Parks Day 2011

 Parks Canada Celebrations on Parks Day

You're invited to Parks Canada's coast-to-coast birthday party in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver on July 16, 2011! Take part in this a rare meeting between artists, culture and nature, as we celebrate 100 years of the world's first national parks service on Parks Day.

Mark your calendars!

What:     Parks Day 2011, Montreal

When:    Saturday July 16, 2011
             12 noon - 8:30 pm (Concert begins at 5 pm)

Where:  Centennial Esplanade, along Lachine Canal (corner of St-Patrick and Pitt streets)

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The celebrations will be held along Lachine Canal - one of Montreal's most treasured places and a National Historic Site!  

Enjoy a free outdoor concert just around «happy hour» featuring Les Trois Accords, returning from a successful stint at the renowned Casino de Paris in France. Seven nominations at the last years ADISQ Awards Gala, qualifies the band as an undisputed crowd favourite.

Marie-Mai, Quebec's latest sensation and biggest ticket seller will ride with the wind with a high octane performance that she has become notorious for. It is no wonder she participated in the Vancouver Olympics opening ceremonies before a cheering crowd of 60,000 at BC Place.

So come on out, celebrate like never before and secure your exclusive bragging rights:

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  • Plan your unique Parks Canada Experience at the Welcome Centre.
  • Celebrate with all the sites and parks of the Montreal region and beyond.
  • Learn to climb, canoe and more.
  • Be amongst the first to try out the new Prospector tent.
  • Capture yourself in historic costumes.
  • Dance to the rhythms of world music.
  • Get your face painted and hands tattooed in our Family Zone.
  • Meet the new Parks Canada mascot - Parka!
  • Bring your picnic and enjoy local food vendors.
  • Celebrate in an environment friendly event.

Thank you to our Proud Partners of the Centennial:

Main Stage Partner:  Fairmont 

 

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