Media Advisory - CN Tower - Lighting Canada's National Tower

    TORONTO, June 25 /CNW/ -

    WHAT   Spectacular light show launches CN Tower illumination. Live
           entertainment and special ceremony culminate in the unforgettable
           architectural illumination of Canada's National Tower at sunset.

           On this night only, see a 10 minute demonstration of the full
           programming capabilities of this new technology before the Tower
           assumes its standard nightly program from dusk each night.

           Press kits and installation B-Roll available on site.
           Interview opportunities with spokespeople from the CN Tower, Color
           Kinetics and attending dignitaries.

           Registration: To register for the event and ensure access to
           spokespeople, media should send an e-mail titled Media
           Accreditation to Please indicate Name,
           Title, Media Outlet, Address, Telephone, Email. A valid press pass
           or similar photo ID will be required on site.

    WHEN   Thursday, June 28, 2007

           8 - 9:00 pm       Media backgrounder interviews about the CN Tower
                             lighting project with Jack Robinson, CN Tower
                             Chief Operating Officer and Bill Sims, Color
                             Kinetics President and CEO.

           9 - 9:50 pm       Live entertainment featuring: Colm Wilkinson,
                             international recording artist and star of Les
                             Misérables and Canada's The Phantom of the Opera

           9:50 - 10:05 pm   Remarks:
                             Jack Robinson, Chief Operating Officer, CN Tower
                             Marc Rochon, Chairman of the Board, Canada Lands
                             David Miller, Mayor of Toronto
                             The Honourable James M. Flaherty, Minister of

           10:05 - 10:20 pm  CN Tower Illumination

           10:20 - 10:25 pm  Media Photo Opps

           10:25 pm -        Media Interviews

    WHERE  Roundhouse Park (Bremner Blvd, south side of CN Tower)
           Parking available for branded media vehicles along Bremner south
           side near Lower Simcoe. Please pre-register this request.

    CN Tower

    Standing tall as the defining landmark of Toronto is the CN Tower,
Canada's National Tower. At 553.33 metres (1,815ft 5in), it is the World's
Tallest Freestanding Tower and a symbol of Canadian achievement recognized
around the world. This architectural triumph is an engineering Wonder of the
Modern World and widely regarded as the iconic symbol of tourism for Toronto,
Ontario and Canada.

    Photos and additional information about the CN Tower lighting will be
available at

For further information:

For further information: CN Tower Media Inquiries: Irene Knight, Manager
of Public Relations, (416) 601-4729,; Color Kinetics Media
Inquiries: Felicia Spagnoli, Media Relations, (617) 701-2292,

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