MEDIA ADVISORY: OFFICIAL ARRIVAL OF THE GREY CUP
CFL, Grey Cup Festival Committee to hold a press conference on Tuesday in Toronto
Monday, November 21, 2016 — TORONTO – In partnership with the Canadian Armed Forces and PortsToronto, the CFL will officially hand over the Grey Cup on Tuesday to the City of Toronto and the 2016 Grey Cup Committee in Toronto.
Media wishing to attend can see the Grey Cup land by CH-146 Griffon helicopter at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport and/or the formal press conference that will take place at Princes’ Gates.
Details for the media event are outlined below.
Official Grey Cup Arrival Press Conference
Tuesday November 22, 2016
11:30 a.m. ET (Princes’ Gates)
Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport (helicopter arrival)
Media attending the photo opportunity at the airport should arrive no later than 10:00 a.m.
Media can access the airport through the Billy Bishop Airport Pedestrian Tunnel and proceed to the Ferry Terminal for registration.
Satellite trucks may use the ferry and should arrive no later than 9:45 a.m.
Proper accreditation is required.
For sat truck parking, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org (647-298-0544).
Princes’ Gates (formal press conference)
The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Ontario’s 29th Lieutenant Governor
Chief R. Stacey Laforme, New Credit First Nation
Jeffrey L. Orridge, Commissioner, Canadian Football League
Mayor John Tory, Mayor of Toronto
Damon Allen, four-time Grey Cup Champion
Gene Cabral, Executive VP, Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport and PortsToronto
Chethan P. Lakshman, VP, Communications and Public Relations, Shaw Communications
Sara Moore, COO, 2016 Grey Cup Festival
Please dress warmly.
Please RVSP directly to Lucas Barrett (email@example.com) to confirm your attendance.