TORONTO, Aug. 25 /CNW/ - OLG is inviting members of the media to attend a
$22.5 million cheque presentation to 25 Sundridge residents, all workers at
Bray Motors, a local GM dealership. This is half of the $45 million LOTTO 6/49
jackpot from Wednesday, August 6, 2008. This jackpot was the second largest in
Canadian lottery history. The other half of the jackpot was won in Quebec.
WHEN: Tuesday, August 26 at 11 a.m.
WHERE: Canadian National Exhibition in Toronto, in front of the Ferris
Wheel in the midway. Media please arrive by 10:45 a.m.
WHO: 25 Sundridge residents - winners of $22.5 million. Winners will
be available for interviews.
WHAT: Cheque presentation by OLG to the winners.
All media should enter the grounds via the Manitoba Gate. If you already
have media and parking passes, please continue to the media lot at the west
end of the grounds. If not, please contact the CNE media office at the
following phone numbers 15-20 minutes in advance of your arrival: (416)
263-3817 or (416) 648-5651. The media office will provide transportation from
the media lot to the Ferris Wheel and back.
Take Lakeshore Boulevard West to Strachan Avenue
Turn north on Strachan Avenue
Turn left at the first stop lights at Fleet Street onto Manitoba Drive
Keep right driving parallel with streetcar tracks until you reach the
gate adjacent to the Direct Energy Centre Loading Dock
Continue driving west along Manitoba past the Food Building
On the right hand side of the road you will see the media parking lot
Know your limit, play within it!
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