Jul 23, 2012
This Thursday from noon to 2 p.m., Mississaugas downtown office workers will drop
their pens and papers for guitars and drumsticks in an epic battle of the office bands at
Mississauga Celebration Square.
We want office workers in the citys downtown to showcase their musical talents
live on the Square, said Melissa Agius, Mississauga Celebration Square Events
Manager. Office bands from several downtown businesses have entered the competition
and will battle it out for the title of Mississaugas Top Office Band!
Food trucks are back by popular demand! Spend your lunch hour sampling curbside cuisine from
Smoke's Poutinerie, The Portobello Burger and Cupcake Diner.
Abandon Your Building: Battle of Mississaugas Downtown Office Bands
When: Thursday, July
26, 2012, Noon 2 p.m
Noon - Event kick off
12:05 p.m. - HMV
12:15 p.m. - City of Mississauga, A/V
12:25 p.m. - Aversan
12:35 p.m. - City of Mississauga, Communications - Customer Service
12:45 p.m. - Deloitte and Touche
12:55 p.m. - Bridgemark/ Glenn Davis Group
1:05 p.m. - City of Mississauga, Business Planning
1:20 p.m. - Voting begins
1:35 p.m. - Winner announced!
Celebration Square, 300 City Centre Drive, Mississauga, Ontario L5B 3C1
Top band wins $400 in Jacks Cash, courtesy of Jack Astors Square One. Fans
can text their votes live at the event to choose the winner.
Abandon Your Building is part of the Summer on the Square Series - the Citys summer
line-up of free events on the Square. Located outside of Mississauga Civic Centre in the
downtown core, Mississauga Celebration Square is a vibrant state-of-the-art multi-media event
destination. The Square is host to a dynamic line-up of year-round, free outdoor events and
festivals that showcase arts, cultural diversity and entertainment.
For a full listing of Summer on the Square happenings, visit www.mississaugacelebrationsquare.ca.
For the latest news and updates, follow Mississauga Celebration Square on Twitter and like it on Facebook.
As Canada's sixth largest city, Mississauga is home to 738,000 residents and 55,000
businesses, including 63 Fortune 500 companies with Canadian head offices or major divisional
head offices. A diverse, progressive and award-winning municipality located on the shores of
Lake Ontario in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area, Mississauga is "Leading Today for
Tomorrow" by focussing on delivering services, implementing its Strategic Plan, delivering
value for money and maintaining infrastructure.
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Employee Communications Advisor
Phone: 905-615-3200 x4073