25 years of consumer shows - 25 years of discoveries



    MONTREAL, Oct. 2 /CNW Telbec/ - It's consumer show season, and the Palais
des congrès de Montréal (convention centre), which is celebrating 25 years of
discoveries this year, is right in the heart of the action. Between now and
April 2009, Québec consumers can look forward to a host of informative and
entertaining shows and exhibits.

    Something for everyone

    Whether you're looking for a job, a healthy recipe, a car, an outfitter,
a beautycare product or a condo, the Palais is the all-purpose destination for
finding the answers. Some 20 consumer shows are scheduled for this season,
covering a wide range of informative and entertaining issues and topics!

    
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Dates                        Shows
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    October 18 and 19, 2008      National Franchise and Business
                                 Opportunities Show
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    October 21 and 22, 2008      Salon Génie Carrières
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Oct 31 and Nov 2, 2008       Salon Santé Beauté Mieux-être
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    November 7 to 9, 2008        Salon Passion Chocolat et cie
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    November 7 to 9, 2008        Salon de l'immobilier et de la copropriété
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    November 14 and 15, 2008     Self-Directed Investor Show
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    November 16, 2008            Au coeur de la mode
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    January 16 to 25, 2009       Montreal International Auto Show
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    Jan 29 to Feb 1, 2009        National Outfitter's Hunting & Fishing Show
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    February 14 and 15, 2009     2009 Salon de la Mariée
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    February 20 to 22, 2009      Montreal Motorcycle Show
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    March 13 to 15, 2009         2009 Expogolf Buick
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    March 13 to 15, 2009         Eat Well Expo
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    March 17 and 18, 2009        Job and Training Fair
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    April 15 and 16, 2009        Career and Job Fair in collaboration with La
                                 Presse, Engineer-IT Career Fair and
                                 Technology Career Fair
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    April 17 to 19, 2009         National Women's Show
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    April 19, 2009               Au coeur de la mode
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    April 25 and 26, 2009        National Franchise and Business
                                 Opportunities Show
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    

    Visit us online at www.congresmtl.com to learn more about the consumer
shows being hosted at the Palais.

    Getting to the Palais is easy

    The Palais is easily accessible on foot, by bike, via public transit or
by car! The Place d'Armes metro station leads you directly to the Palais.
Motorists can safely enjoy 1 600 indoor parking spaces. The shopping promenade
is home to restaurants and stores for our visitors' convenience.

    About the Palais des congrès de Montréal

    The mission of the Palais des congrès de Montréal is to attract and host
conventions, exhibitions, consumer/trade shows, conferences, meetings and
other events. A public institution with a commercial vocation, the Palais
generates significant economic spinoffs for Québec and, for the past 25 years,
has been contributing proudly to the sharing and transfer of knowledge and to
the enhancement of Montréal's international reputation as a first-class
destination.
    -%SU: CLT,SPT
    -%RE: 40




For further information:

For further information: Amélie Asselin, Advisor, Communications and
Public Affairs, Société du Palais des congrès de Montréal, (514) 871-5897,
amelie.asselin@congresmtl.com; Source: Chrystine Loriaux, Adm. A., B.A.A.,
Director, Marketing and Communications, Société du Palais des congrès de
Montréal, (514) 871-3108


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890