Join Us For the Opening Ceremony

October 17, 1997
Press Release 97-22

Richard Maulsby / Lisa-Joy Zgorski
(703) 305-8341 or (703) 819-0913

WASHINGTON, D.C. - High tech, corporate innovations will be on display at a special exhibition October 17-19, sponsored by the Commerce Department's United States Patent and Trademark Office. Join the United States Copyright Office, the Intellectual Property Owners (IPO), WGMS radio's morning show host, Dennis Owens, the Potomac River Jazz Club, and the United States Patent and Trademark Office at the exciting, opening ceremony at 12 noon on Friday.

WHEN: Friday, October 17, 1997, Noon

PLACE: Front Steps of the U.S. Department of Commerce 14th/Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, D.C.

The weekend long event will also feature exhibits on copyrights and trademarks. Famous trademark characters like the Pink Panther, Smokey the Bear, and the Energizer Bunny will appear throughout the weekend, guaranteeing fun for the entire family. Admission is free.