TORONTO, Aug. 20 /CNW Telbec/ - Congratulations Toronto! After 5 million
worldwide votes have been cast, Toronto has earned a coveted spot on the first
ever MONOPOLY Here & Now: The World Edition game board. Toronto will occupy
the magenta property traditionally owned by Virginia Avenue.
Join Mayor David Miller, MPP Laurel Broten and Mr. Monopoly at Ontario
Place TODAY, Wednesday, August 20th to celebrate! Beginning at 12:00 p.m.,
people will have the opportunity to travel around the world on a life-sized
MONOPOLY board, experiencing the culture and traditions of some of the world's
greatest cities. To help celebrate the launch in jet-set style, Expedia.ca,
Canada's most visited full-service online travel service, will be giving away
a trip for two to any destination on the board.
What: The reveal of the cities that were voted onto the new
MONOPOLY Here & Now: The World Edition game board!
Who: Mayor David Miller
MPP Laurel Broten
When: Wednesday, August 20, 2008
Event runs from 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Remarks at 1:30 pm
Where: Ontario Place, "Festival Square"
955 Lakeshore Blvd. West
For further information:
For further information: Angie Di Rezze, (416) 456-5035,
firstname.lastname@example.org; Alicia Storey, (647) 618-6421,