Ottawa, 22 August 2022. Tourism Counsellor Michel Bernal and Consul General Susana Malmierca paid a courtesy call on the Mayor of the City of Saint Sauver Jacques Gariépy. Annie Gouin, Director General of the Chamber of Commerce, Pierre Urguhat, Founder of the Authentic Cuban Fiesta in the city and former Director of the Chamber of Commerce, also took part in the convivial meeting.
The occasion was an opportunity to note the city's interest in resuming the 18th edition of the Authentic Cuban Fiesta after the two-year break imposed by COVID 19. Details of the opening ceremony were finalised and ideas for future collaborations were exchanged.
Thanks were expressed for the support provided by the Organising Committee and for the commitment shown in making this important event a gateway to Cuba through culture.
EMBASSY OF CUBA IN CANADA