This summer, the party keeps going at the Casino Lac-Leamy!

GATINEAU, QC, July 5, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The Casino Lac-Leamy is part of the effervescent festival season in the Outaouais and National Capital Region, starting off the summer with one of the most eclectic music festivals in North America, Ottawa's RBC Bluesfest.


  • The Casino Lac-Leamy has been proudly partnering with Ottawa's RBC Bluesfest since 2001 and continues to be one of its main sponsors.
  • From July 7 to 17, 2016, over 200 shows will be presented on 5 stages at LeBreton Flats, and 3 big names in the industry will give free performances on the Casino Lac-Leamy's Bar 7 official stage.
  • Between shows on the site, the Casino Lac-Leamy will offer festival-goers the opportunity to play its Tic-tac-toe interactive game, because "We're all play!"

The Ottawa RBC Bluesfest party continues at the Casino !

  • From July 7 to 14, party-goers can extend their summer Bluesfest evenings thanks to free performances starting at 8 p.m. at the Casino's Bar 7.
  • Starting at 11:30 p.m., the following artists will be on the stage at Bar 7 to perform a free concert.

Friday, July 7:

Skratch Bastid

Wednesday, July 13:

Madeline Merlo

Thursday, July 14:

Champion and the G-Strings

  • For the occasion, the Casino will prepare such special cocktails as the PUR Blue, made with PUR vodka and offered with a souvenir glass.
  • Finally, slot machine lounge will welcome customers to try games free of charge.

"An incomparable entertainment destination open 24 hours a day, the Casino Lac-Leamy participates in the Outaouais and National Capital Region's cultural scene with over 200 free shows per year at Bar 7," said Gregory Charles, spokesperson for the Société des casinos du Québec. "For the past 15 years, the Casino has participated in Ottawa's RBC Bluesfest and this year, it is extending the entertainment to its in-house activities with three talented artists. The summer season therefore starts with music and will continue with other major events in the region," he added.

About the Casino Lac-Leamy: 20 years of entertainment
Inaugurated in 1996 and built on the exceptional natural site of a former quarry on the banks of Lac Leamy, the Casino Lac-Leamy is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. Year after year, the Casino sets itself apart by its unique ambiance and quality service by its 1,400 employees. Every year, the Casino welcomes an average of 2.7 million visitors to an exciting environment full of emotions and endless entertainment offerings: shows, restaurants, bars, theatre, a wide range of games and accommodations.

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SOURCE Loto-Québec - Communications

For further information: Source: Patrice Lavoie, Corporate Director, Public Affairs, Press Relations and Social media, Loto-Québec, 514-499-5130,, ; Information: Geneviève Léveillé, Communications Advisor, Casino du Lac-Leamy, 819-772-6262, ext. 3695,

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