Press release for immediate distribution

Open Letter – Quartier
des spectacles: Restoring Space and Balance Together

Montreal, Monday, February 25, 2019 — This morning, an open letter signed by the President & Chief Executive Officer of the festival, Mr. Jacques-André Dupont, in conjunction with the Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Montreal, Tourisme Montréal, the Association des hôtels du Grand Montréal, the Regroupement des événements majeurs internationaux (RÉMI), the Fashion & Design Festival, Montréal complètement Cirque, Just for Laughs and Festival international Nuits D’Afrique, was published by some of the Montreal media.  This group urgently appeals to public decision makers and other stakeholders from the business community. In short, to everyone who is committed to the image of Montreal, its economic and tourism development, the important benefits generated by festivals and events—including on a social and cultural level—and the vitality of its downtown area.

Click here to read the open letter.

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