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In Gatineau, winter is all about fun!
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Ville de Gatineau
News release
In Gatineau, winter is all about fun!

Gatineau, January 13, 2016. – Today marks the launch of the À Gatineau, on se d'hivertit 2016! campaign run by the city in collaboration with Tourisme Outaouais. True to tradition, Gatineau has unveiled a full cultural, artistic and events program lineup geared at getting the most out of winter.


Quick facts

Gatineau has plenty of different activities and events to gather around throughout the winter.
This year, the spotlight is on culture at different outdoor venues around the city, including:
- the multidisciplinary Inuit art exhibition and the cultural activities on the Ruisseau de la Brasserie skating rink;
- the winter story night at place Aubry; and
- video projections bringing to life the facades of downtown buildings.
And of course, there will be the three unmissable winter events:
- the Snowflake Kingdom
- the Gatineau Loppet
- Ski Tour Canada 2016
Kids of all ages can choose from among festivals, shows, theatre, and cultural and family activities!
The winter outings guide is now available throughout the city in the publisac.

Gagnez une bordée de culture! contest

Prizes to be won every week: one of eight Outaouais showtime and getaway packages valued at $300 each.
The contest runs from January 13 to February 12, 2016.
There will be a draw on February 15 for a grand prize valued at $2000.
The contest is a collaborative effort among our partners:
- La salle Odyssée de la maison de la culture
- Rouge FM
- TC Média
- Tourisme Outaouais
- Ministère de la Culture et des Communications du Québec
Sign up through info07.com and rougefm.ca before 11:50 p.m. on February 12, 2016.


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“Gatineau residents and tourists are thrilled with this winter's program lineup, which is nothing short of outstanding! The À Gatineau, on se d'hivertit! campaign, together with the Tourisme Outaouais campaign is enough to warm anybody up. In Gatineau, culture and the outdoors are winter's best allies. I want to thank the many partners who have pitched in to help develop this impressive program lineup!” indicated Gatineau Mayor Maxime Pedneaud-Jobin.


Lien connexe

À Gatineau, on se d'hivertit! Web page: gatineau.ca/agatineauonsedhivert…

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Ville de Gatineau
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Jean Boileau, ARP, FSCRP
Director,
Service des communications
Ville de Gatineau
819-595-7171
boileau.jean@gatineau.ca
@JeanBoileau

À propos de Gatineau

Reconnue pour sa qualité de vie, Gatineau est une ville de 285 000 habitants. Elle est située sur la rive nord de la rivière des Outaouais, et s'étend à l'est et à l'ouest de la rivière Gatineau.

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