L'International des Feux Loto-Québec starts this Wednesday - On the road with Madonna and Vivaldi

MONTREAL, June 29, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The 31st edition of L'International des Feux Loto-Québec kicks off this Wednesday. In keeping with the tradition, this year's edition is a succession of world-class displays. From July 1st to August 1st, on Saturday and Wednesday nights, Montreal's sky will light up with outstanding fireworks displays by some of the greatest pyrotechnic artists in the world.

The programme of this 31st edition is quite eclectic and truly outstanding. The season will open with a Salute to Our Troops featuring a very lively soundtrack performed by the musicians from the Royal 22nd Régiment Band. Other themes will include a Pyro-History of Rock 'n' Roll, an invitation to an amazing Road Trip, and a pyro musical journey through the Four Seasons of Vivaldi. This year's edition will conclude with a Tribute to Madonna, featuring mega hits such as Like a Prayer, Don't cry for me Argentina, and the singer's most recent success, Living for love.

Tickets on sale now at www.laronde.com

 


2015 Schedule

Opening

B.E.M. Feux d'artifice

Wed, July 1st

Salute our Troops

Celebrate July 1st with a special soundtrack from the Royal 22nd Regiment

England

Jubilee Fireworks

Sat, July 4

Vive La Différence !

A celebration of differences, a true journey through diversity!

Italy

A.P.E. Parente

Sat, July 11

Pyro Rock'n'roll

The fabulous history of rock 'n' roll through a wild and fun pyromusical experience!

Canada

Archangel Fireworks Inc.

Wed, July 15

Armageddon

Is the end the beginning of something greater?

Hong Kong, China

Vulcan

Sat, July 18

On the Road again!

On the road, for the ultimate musical trip

United States

Rozzi's Famous Fireworks

Sat, July 25

The Seasons of Life

A compelling pyromusical journey through Vivaldi's Four Seasons

France

JCO

Wed, July 29

Dynamite Circus

An invitation to an amazing pyromusical circus, an adventure of fun, humour and emotions!

Closing

Pyro Spectaculars by Souza

Sat, August 1st

A Tribute to Madonna

Get into the groove with the irresistible hits of this pop music icon!

 

Every year the fireworks competition attracts close to three million people, making it one of Quebec's most attended events. L'International des Feux Loto-Québec proudly acknowledges the support of prestigious partners such as Loto-Québec and Tourisme Québec, two important Quebec institutions that recognize the event's economic impact and power of the attraction.

Technical details and ticket sales
Reserved seating may be purchased at www.laronde.com. For information concerning corporate and group rates, contact the La Ronde sales office at 514-397-7777 or venteslaronde@sixflags.com. Please note that all shows start at 10 PM.

Sponsors and partners
We offer heartfelt thanks to our valued sponsors and partners: primary sponsor Loto-Québec; associate partner Tourisme Québec; Tourisme Montréal; official suppliers Agropur Signature, Belle Gueule, Château Sainte Roseline and the OMNI Mont-Royal.

About the event
The event, which was originally known as Concours international d'art pyrotechnique de Montréal (Montreal International Fireworks Competition) was launched in 1985. Today it is the most prestigious event of its kind in the world and it has been a member of the Major International Events Network (MIEN) since 2000.

About Six Flags Entertainment Corporation 
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world's largest regional theme park company with $1.2 billion in revenue and 18 parks across the United States, Mexico and Canada. For 54 years, Six Flags has entertained millions of families with world-class coasters, themed rides, thrilling water parks and unique attractions.

 

SOURCE La Ronde

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For further information: Jules Hébert, Communications Manager, La Ronde - A Six Flags Park, 514-397-2001 ext. 2703, jhebert@sftp.com

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