Governor General of Canada

Governor General of Canada

June 26, 2013 14:15 ET

Media Advisory: Governor General to Attend the Royal Canadian Mounted Police Canadian Sunset Ceremonies

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 26, 2013) - Their Excellencies the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Mrs. Sharon Johnston will attend the 2013 Canadian Sunset Ceremonies featuring the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) Musical Ride, at the RCMP stables of the Canadian Police College, in Ottawa, on Friday, June 28, 2013, at 7:30 p.m.

The 50th anniversary of the Duke of Edinburgh's Awards in Canada will be highlighted and celebrated during this year's ceremonies.

About the Canadian Sunset Ceremonies

Since 1988, the Canadian Sunset Ceremonies are an annual event, offering the RCMP a way of thanking the community for its support, as well as means of providing the public with an opportunity to see the Musical Ride. For more information about the Canadian Sunset Ceremonies, please visit

Media wishing to cover the event are asked to confirm their attendance with the RCMP prior to the event.

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