TORONTO, Jan. 26 /CNW/ - An exclusive pre-sale of a special block of
tickets to The 2011 JUNO Awards broadcast is available for advance
purchase starting January 26, 10 days earlier than other public sales. The JUNO Awards is Canada's largest and most established celebration of Canadian music.
This year the Awards celebrate its 40th Anniversary -- recognizing four
decades of musical excellence across all spectrums by Canadian artists.
Tourism Toronto is making the special pre-sale of tickets available as
part of travel packages including hotel accommodations. More than 25
Toronto hotels are part of the pre-sale ensuring there is a wide range
of service and price options available.
JUNO Awards attendees can also include tickets to special 40th
Anniversary programming such as: Juno Cup at Ricoh Coliseum where musicians meet NHL Greats for an on-ice
face-off; JunoFest, a two-night, multi-venue Canadian music festival; and the
commemorative book, Music from Far and Wide: Celebrating 40 Years of the JUNO Awards.
During JUNO Week, March 21- 27, 2011, the City of Toronto will be
buzzing with music celebrations at every corner. There will be
something for everyone, including live musical showcases and
festivities featuring Canada's top talents and JUNO Award nominees; and
it all culminates with a performance-packed The 2011 JUNO Awards
broadcast on Sunday, March 27 live from the Air Canada Centre.
The special packages will be on sale from Wednesday, January 26 through
Tourism Toronto at www.SeeTorontoNow.com and 1-800-499-2514.
About CARAS and the JUNO Awards:
The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences/L'académiecanadienne
des arts et des sciences de l'enregistrement (CARAS) is a
not-for-profit organization created to preserve and enhance the
Canadian music and recording industries and to contribute toward higher
artistic and industry standards. The main focus of CARAS is the
exploration and development of opportunities to showcase and promote
Canadian artists and music through vehicles such as The JUNO Awards.
For more information on the 40th Annual JUNO Awards or The Canadian
Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences' (CARAS) website please visit www.junoawards.ca or www.carasonline.ca.
About Tourism Toronto
Tourism Toronto, Toronto's Convention and Visitors Association, is an
industry association of more than 1,200 members established to sell and
market the greater Toronto region as a remarkable destination for
tourists, convention delegates and business travellers around the
globe. Tourism Toronto operates in partnership with the Ontario
Ministry of Tourism and Culture as Regional Tourism Organization 5. For
more information please visit www.SeeTorontoNow.com.
SOURCE Tourism Toronto
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