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News Release

Capture the Holiday Spirit at the Biosphere!

Montréal, Que. - November 14, 2012 - The Biosphere invites you to the seventh annual Recycling-Artists Eco Fair - a Christmas market in the heart of Parc Jean Drapeau - to be held from November 30 to December 2, 2012. Come meet our "Green Santa", meet over 40 local artists and designers, visit the museum exhibitions free of charge, check out the illuminated pavilion at night, and take part in various activities for the whole family.

At the market, you will find practical and decorative items, jewelry, fashion accessories, clothing for women, men and children, all of which reflect vintage, contemporary or classic trends. A gift wrapping service using original and eco-friendly wrapping paper will also be available.

Outside, the ÉcoMarché de solidarité régionale will offer a delicious hot drink by the fire. Tastings will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., and from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Schedule: Friday, November 30, from 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, December 1 and 2, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

For more information, please contact:

Media Relations
Environment Canada
819-934-8008