SQUAMISH, BC, Aug. 29 /CNW/ - The Vancouver Organizing Committee for the
2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC) will officially open the Sea
to Sky Volunteer Centre in Squamish on Monday, September 1.
To celebrate the official opening, VANOC will hold a parking lot party
featuring sport demonstrations, a special appearance by the Vancouver 2010
mascots, souvenir 2010 mascot stickers, live music, food and giveaways.
Entertainment will include music from Squamish's Jocelyn Band, Whistler's
Hairfarmers and Pemberton's Gordo.
When: Monday, September 1, 2008 from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Where: 40437 Tantalus Road, Squamish, Spectacle building
Who: James Moore, Secretary of State (Asia-Pacific Gateway) (2010
Olympics) (Official Languages)
Joan McIntyre, Minister of State for Intergovernmental Relations
Ian Sutherland, District of Squamish Mayor
Donna Wilson, Executive Vice President, Workforce &
Michelle Bartleman Loscher, 2010 Winter Games hopeful
Accreditation: Media will be required to present media identification at
For further information:
For further information: Media Contact: John French, VANOC
Communications, (604) 815-7318, firstname.lastname@example.org