QUÉBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Feb. 8, 2012) - Representatives of the media are invited to a news conference during which the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Transport, Infrastructure and Communities and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, will announce, in the presence of Bonhomme Carnaval and other guests, the awarding of financial contributions to the Québec Winter Carnival.

Date: Friday, December 10, 2012
Time: 10:15 a.m.*
Location: Bonhomme's Ice Palace
The Battlefields Park
(Plains of Abraham)

* The event will begin with a photo session with Bonhomme Carnaval.

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Contact Information:

Guylaine Beaudoin
Canada Economic Development
Cell.: 418-580-8215

Pierre Florea
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Denis Lebel
Canada Economic Development