Parks Canada

Parks Canada

March 18, 2010 08:20 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Celebrates 125 Years of National Parks in Canada

BANFF, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - March 18, 2010) - The Honourable Jim Prentice, Canada's Environment Minister and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, will officially launch the 125th anniversary celebrations of Canada's national parks, and will announce the first initiatives to be highlighted in the celebrations.

This advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows:

Date: Friday, March 19
   
Time: Press Conference: 11 a.m.
  Celebration: 12 p.m.
   
Location: Terrace: Press conference
  Van Horne Ballroom: Celebration
  Fairmont Banff Spring Hotel
  405 Spray Avenue
  Banff, Alberta

Contact Information

  • Parks Canada
    Media Relations Officer
    819-994-3023