THE CRESCENT STREET GRAND PRIX FESTIVAL IS BACK AND BIGGER THAN EVER!
MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR JUNE 16-17-18!
MONTREAL, June 8, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ – Rev up your engines, Loto-Québec’s Mise-o-jeu Crescent Street Grand Prix Festival, presented by Corona in collaboration with Groupe Brivia and Shop Santé, is back to kick off the summer season with its biggest edition yet! This Grand Prix weekend will live again from Montreal downtown like never before with exotic cars, a celebrity pit stop challenge and electrifying shows on June 1617 and 18.
Mise-o-jeu by Loto Quebec will host a three-day event in its pop-up container VIP entertainment and gaming area. This is the place to be on Crescent for anyone 18 or older. Festival-goers will be treated to delicious non-alcoholic cocktails offered by the Casino de Montréal and will have the chance to bet live on their favorite drivers as the Grand Prix unfolds. For those who are up to the challenge, the Mise-o-jeu will also feature a ranked simulation racing competition, as well as several exciting prizes and much more.
Labatt Corona Scene will illuminate the Festival as the main attraction at the corner of boul. From Maisonneuve. and Crescent Street, with a series of free concerts from Cloud 9, GCR, Joshua (U2 Tribute), special guest Andrew Beg and his band Havens on Friday at 8:15 p.m.and Freddie James Project to close our 21st Saturday night edition. Visit www.CrescentGrandPrix.com to see the full program.
“Since our last event in 2019, we have worked through the shutdown to make this event what we consider to be the best to date and we are delighted to see the massive interest from the corporate world to partner with us!” said Brian Fogtpresident of BBF promotions and events. “We would like to thank our returning partners Labatt and Brivia and welcome new ones such as Loto-Québec’s Mise-o-jeu, Shop Santé and many more.”
“We are proud to return to the Crescent Street Grand Prix Festival and support one of the city’s most anticipated events that actively contributes to the economy and vitality of our metropolisespecially after a two-year hiatus.” said Kheng LyFounder, President and CEO of Brivia Group.
Come and discover our new collaborating sponsor Health Shop, a leader in the sports supplement industry in Quebec. They have a unique bulk concept and offer healthy groceries. Visit them at their stand and find out what they are talking about!
The official Formula 1® toast, Ferrari Thirty, will be part of the Crescent Street Grand Prix Festival as the official sparkling wine! Come discover and taste this delicious sparkling wine directly from their booth! Crescent Street will come alive with Digital Motorsports racing simulators! Come discover the world of racing by immersing yourself in a high-speed experience in a cockpit worthy of the best pilots!
Shell creates fun activation with their official race car and various arcade games. We also invite you to visit coins avatar whose online auto parts site is THE solution for all vehicle repairs; they will be there with two superb cars.
The Festival welcomes the Dilawri Group, from Canada largest automotive group, on Crescent Street this year with an exquisite display of their best luxury sports cars and more! There’s no better time to admire their unique vehicles.
Not to be missed is our Pit Stop Challenge! The Celebrity Challenge kicks off the festival Thursday June 16 at 1 p.m., where top athletes, Olympians, comedians and TV personalities test their tire-changing skills. It will remain open all weekend to visitors.
The Festival is also proud to announce Hugo Girardthe strongest man in the world, as the spokesperson for the event.
Want to know how to train like a pro fighter? A part of Yvon Michel Groupthe best boxers will take the stage friday june 17 at 4:30 p.m. on the Corona Stage. Kim Clavel, Wilfred Seyi and Mathieu Germain show us how it’s done!
Geloso, with its popular summer drink Pepito Sangriawill present its many flavors and allow visitors to tickle their taste buds and rediscover a public favourite.
“The past two years have not been easy for our merchants. You can feel their excitement and enthusiasm as they prepare for the best weekend of the summer. Montrealers and tourists alike will enjoy the party like never before while boosting our local economy. .”, said Steve Sioziospresident of the Crescent Street Merchants Association.
Celebrity Pit Stop Challenge, Thursday June 16 at 1 p.m. on Crescent Street:
Hugo Girardformer world strongman
Maxime ComtoisNHL – Anaheim Ducks
Kim Clavel, Canadian WBC Silver Light Flyweight title
Alexis Barrière, Canadian heavyweight champion
Karl WolfCanadian singer, songwriter, composer
Olivier DionCanadian singer, songwriter, composer
Jessie EldridgeCanadian Olympic Gold Medal Hockey Team
Marie-Philip PoulinCanadian Olympic Gold Medal Hockey Team
Zack FucaleNHL – Washington Capitals / Hershey Bears
SOURCEJPM Solutions Marketing Inc.
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