Canadian Heritage

Canadian Heritage

July 02, 2009 20:32 ET

Media Advisory/CORRECTION FROM SOURCE: Canadian Heritage

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - July 2, 2009) - This document corrects and replaces the advisory sent earlier today at 4:56 PM EDT.

The Honourable Gary Lunn, Minister of State (Sport), and Mrs. Laureen Harper will officially open the Canada Pavilion at the Calgary Stampede tomorrow. Minister of State Lunn will speak about the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

Participants will include Canadian athletes Vaughn Chipeur (figure skater), Brad Spence (alpine skier), and Nathaniel Miller (water-polo athlete), as well as 2010 torchbearers Adriano Fisico and Courtney Ferguson from the Calgary area.

This advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows:

Date: Friday, July 3

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Place: Calgary Stampede
BMO Centre (Roundup Centre)
Hall A, Stampede Park
Booth 1305
Calgary, Alberta

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Gary Lunn, P.C., M.P.
    Minister of State (Sport)
    Michelle Yao
    Press Secretary