Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian Food Inspection Agency

October 02, 2014 14:02 ET

Media Advisory: Harper Government to Support Canadian Beer Industry

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 2, 2014) - On Friday, October 3, 2014, Mr. Pierre Lemieux, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture and Member of Parliament for Glengarry-Prescott-Russell, will make an announcement in support of Canada's beer industry.

Mr. Lemieux will be making his remarks at the opening ceremonies of Beau's Oktoberfest Festival. Prior to the announcement he will be taking part in the opening parade.

When: October 3, 2014, 18:00 (local time)
Where: Vankleek Hill Fairgrounds 92 Main Street West Vankleek Hill, Ontario K0B 1K0

NB: For Media access to the event please register online at: http://www.beausoktoberfest.ca/media/

Contact Information

  • Canadian Food Inspection Agency
    Media Relations Unit
    613-773-6600

    Jeff English
    Director of Communications
    The Office of Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture
    613-773-1059