Montreal Port Authority - Invitation to the media - Port of Montreal's Port in the City Day 2016

MONTREAL, Sept. 7, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Port in the City Day will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2016. This annual event organized by the Montreal Port Authority (MPA) aims to introduce citizens to Port facilities and the major role that the Port of Montreal plays in the economy and social fabric of Montreal and the province of Quebec. On this occasion, the public is invited to board the AML cruise ship the Cavalier Maxim for a free, one-hour guided cruise on the St. Lawrence River along the waterfront, from the Old Port to east of the Louis-H. Lafontaine bridge-tunnel.

Media representatives are cordially invited to take the guided cruise at 10:30 in French or 12:30 in English.

Please note that this invitation is for media only and not the general public, as the cruises are fully booked. 


September 10,


  • Port in the City Day


  • Departure from the Quai des Convoyeurs in Old Montreal, Promenade des Bouquinistes east of the Science Centre. H2Y 4B2


  • Cruise in French: departure at 10:30, boarding at 10:00
  • Cruise in English: departure at 12:30, boarding at 12:00


MPA executives will be on site to answer questions.



For further information: Mélanie Nadeau, Director of Communications, Montreal Port Authority, T: 514 283-1385,


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