/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister McKenna to kick off Parks Canada - Canada 150 activities at Ottawa City Hall on New Year's Eve/

OTTAWA, Dec. 29, 2016 /CNW/ - On New Year's Eve, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, will launch Parks Canada's year-long celebration of Canada's 150th birthday. She will welcome visitors for some family-friendly Parks Canada's activities at Ottawa City Hall during the Ottawa 2017 New Year's Eve celebration that will include the lighting of a spectacular cauldron and the Fire of Friendship Torch Relay.

Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.



Photo opportunity and Interviews


December 31st, 2016


5:30 p.m. (ET)


Parks Canada Section

Ottawa City Hall

110 Laurier Ave. West

Ottawa, Ontario


SOURCE Parks Canada

For further information: Marie-Hélène Brisson, Manager, Ministerial Events and Liaison, Parks Canada, 613-797-2730, marie-helene.brisson@canada.ca


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