The tourism industry is getting ready for Antigonish to host the 2018 Special Olympics Canada National Summer Games
The event is expected to attract more than one thousand athletes; over 400 coaching staff, officials and mission staff; 600 volunteers and about five thousand spectators.
Destination Eastern and Northumberland Shores says it’s organizing a series of information sessions over the next several months. Diane Farrell says on tonight at the Eastern-Strait Regional Enterprise Network Office on Main Street in Antigonish, it’s combining two sessions that were postponed over the winter because of storms.
The session will be from 6 to 9 this evening. To register, call (902) 870-9705