MONTREAL, September 16, 2014—This fall, RDS is celebrating its 25th year on the air, and to mark the occasion, it will offer viewers a full week of special programming from September 22 to 26, including LE 5 À 7 going on tour across Quebec; the debut of a new documentary series, 25 ANS D’ÉMOTIONS; special editions of SPORTS 30 LE MAGAZINE; live broadcasts of major-league sports games; a strong lineup of complementary programming; and personal messages from various well-known personalities in recognition of RDS’s anniversary.
RDS 25TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR
From Monday, September 22, to Friday, September 26, LE 5 À 7 will hit the road and meet RDS fans across Quebec in order to celebrate the network’s 25th anniversary. Hosts Frédéric Plante and Yanick Bouchard, supported by Gaston Therrien, André Roy, Valérie Sardin, Alain “le Baron” Chantelois and Geneviève Langlois, will visit Sherbrooke, Gatineau, Trois-Rivières, Saguenay and Quebec City to broadcast special editions in front of a live audience and showcase the local region through exclusive reports and guests, as well as covering the latest sports news.
Thanks to a large tent that will be set up in a public space in each city, the RDS team will be able to accommodate all fans who wish to join the celebration. Starting at 4 p.m. ET each day, guests will be treated to hosted activities, food and entertainment for the whole family, not to mention the opportunity to attend a live broadcast of LE 5 À 7 and meet the show’s stars.
The tour will wrap up on Friday, September 26, when not just LE 5 À 7 but also SPORTS 30 LE MAGAZINE, HOCKEY 360 and L’ANTICHAMBRE will air live from Quebec City, next to the Colisée. Continue reading