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Every city needs a festival

Don Kelly and Laugh Out Loud’s Ali Hassan are at the Cornwall Comedy Festival trying to play Fall Fair when they question if every city should have a festival.
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Don Kelly and Laugh Out Loud's Ali Hassan are at the Cornwall Comedy Festival trying to play Fall Fair when they question if every city should have a festival.

Don Kelly parade-marshals his thoughts on the numerous benefits festivals have for cities.

Festivals raise money. Ottawa's annual Poutine Festival brings in cash to the city and in the following weeks, major cash donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation!- Don Kelly

But Ali Hassan says that the neverending list of festivals do nothing but give him the Blues.

The Film Fest, the Jazz Fest, the Tulip Fest, Osheaga, Caribana, Marijuana, Carlos Santana! Where does it end?!- Ali Hassan

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