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Be a Tourist in your own Hometown happens this weekend

Town crier Kenny Podmore declares the start of Be a Tourist in your Own Hometown to be open

Town crier Kenny Podmore was among the officials who helped kick off Be a Tourist in your Own Hometown today at the Visitors Information Centre.

The event, which runs Friday through Sunday at sites around the Capital Region, sees participants able to visit numerous attractions for free, as well as gain discounts on multiple other attractions, merchants and hotels.

Visit attractionsvictoria.com for more information.

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