Banff will host the send-off party for the Canada’s Olympic athletes.

The Canadian Olympic Team Block Party, hosted by award-winning broadcaster, CBC’s George Stroumboulopoulos, host of George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight, will take place on January 11, 2014 in the heart of the scenic mountain town.

“This is wonderful news, I am thrilled that Banff will be sending off our Canadian Olympic Team in style,” said Karen Sorensen, Mayor of Banff. “I want to invite Canadians from across the country to make their way to Banff in January to celebrate with our community.”

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