The Monfort Hospital Foundation joins the Casino du Lac-Leamy Sound of Light for an explosive partnership!
Ottawa, July 18, 2017 – The Montfort Hospital Foundation is proud to join the Casino du Lac-Leamy Sound of Light again this year for the 2017 edition, which will take place from August 5th to 19th, 2017.
The Montfort Hospital Foundation is pleased to welcome spectators right across the Gatineau’s Canadian Museum of History in Ottawa at the Nepean Point. This elevated point is a fantastic location to admire the fireworks, offering a front row view.
Enjoy five evenings of pyromusical art, this year presented by different provinces in accordance with Canada’s 150th Anniversary: Saturday, August 5th, 2017 – Ontario; Wednesday, August 9th, 2017 – Manitoba; Saturday, August 12th, 2017 – Quebec; Wednesday, August 16th, 2017 - Alberta and Saturday, August 19th, 2017 for the Grand Finale.
Tickets are being presold for $8 online and at the Montfort Hospital Foundation, located at 713 Montreal Road, Ottawa, Room 2C 203. Admission is free for children of 11 years of age and younger accompanied by a ticket holder. Tickets will be available at Nepean Point’s Main Gate, starting at 6:00 p.m. on the evenings of the shows, at a cost of $10. Profits generated by the ticket sale will be invested in the purchase of specialized medical equipment for the Montfort Hospital.
Nepean Point is located on St. Patrick Street, behind the National Gallery of Canada. The site opens at 6:00 p.m. and admission to the site is on a First Come, First Serve basis. Spectators are welcome to bring their chairs or blankets and coolers, however, it is a non-smoking site and no alcoholic beverages are permitted. The live soundtrack will be broadcasted simultaneously on location, courtesy of Bell Media.
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