GATINEAU, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - Jan. 27, 2017) - The Department of Canadian Heritage would like to remind the media that official media passes are required to access Winterlude's official sites and closed streets with a vehicle.

To obtain an official media pass, send an email before Monday, January 30, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. EST to, with the following information:

  • Name
  • Cellular phone number
  • Type of vehicle
  • Licence plate number

Official media passes will be available upon presentation of your identification at the Parliamentary Press Gallery at 150 Wellington Street in Ottawa, from Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

For more information about Winterlude activities, visit or contact the Media Relations Unit.

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