Edmonton Economic Development Corporation

Edmonton Economic Development Corporation

August 25, 2011 10:30 ET

I Love #yegdt

Celebrating Edmonton's downtown business community

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Aug. 25, 2011) - Downtown businesses, owners and employees are invited to celebrate Edmonton's downtown core at the "I love #yegdt" barbeque. Hosted by Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC), the free lunchtime barbeque recognizes Edmonton's downtown business community, who contribute to the city's vibrant core.

Join us today, August 25, 2011 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Sir Winston Churchill Square, the event promises great food and excellent live performances from Edmonton Festival City performers —The Normals — and more.

Join Mayor Mandel, representatives from EEDC, ATB Financial and many more downtown businesses and employees for the "I love #yegdt" barbeque.

*Please note: presentations and remarks begin at 12:10 p.m. Media interviews may be arranged on site.

For more information visit Http://www.edmonton.com/3193.aspx.

Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC) provides leadership in economic development, markets Edmonton as a must-see destination, manages the Shaw Conference Centre and Edmonton Research Park, and acts as a stakeholder in TEC Edmonton, a joint venture with the University of Alberta. For more information, visit www.edmonton.com Learn more about Edmonton through the stories of people who've experienced it at www.edmontonstories.ca

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