Annual summer tour travels to 10 locations across Canada beginning
July 1, 2010
TORONTO, June 23 /CNW/ - TELETOON brings kids across the country
a cavalcade of family fun with the annual TELETOON Most Awesome
Summer Tour. Kicking off on Canada Day at Vancouver's Canada Place,
the annual tour will travel to various cities including Calgary,
Winnipeg, Saint Sauveur, Halifax, Montreal, Quebec City and
"We're gearing up to bring the TELETOON experience to life for more kids
and their families than ever before," said Karen Touma, Director,
Marketing, TELETOON Canada inc. "With a life-sized Johnny Test
puzzle challenge based on the hit TELETOON series Johnny Test, a Total
Drama World Tour karaoke stage where fans can perform one of our
most popular franchises' theme song, as well as other fun and
interactive activities, this year promises to be the Most Awesome Summer
In addition to the Johnny Test Lab-O-Mania game, the Total
Drama World Tour Karaoke Contest will give young stars-to-be the
opportunity to be featured in their very own music video. Performers and
their parents can choose to enter their video in the contest for a
chance at a $5,000 grand prize. Kids can also enter the contest from
home by uploading their own Total Drama World Tour Karaoke video
to teletoon.com. All contest performances will be featured in an online
video gallery and throughout the summer, 10 weekly finalists will be
chosen. At the end of the tour, fans get to decide the Total Drama
World Tour Karaoke Contest winner in an online vote at teletoon.com.
Kids taking part in the tour will also have the chance to test their
TELETOON knowledge with the ever- popular TELETOON Spin to Win Wheel and
win DVDs, t-shirts, beach towels and other exciting prizes. The unique
tour experience will allow families to play their favourite teletoon.com
games, watch exclusive TELETOON clips and much more.
The TELETOON Most Awesome Summer Tour will be making a stop at the
Canada Place, Vancouver BC
Thursday, July 1 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Playland, Vancouver, BC
Saturday, July 3 to Sunday, July 4 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Calaway Park, Calgary, AB
Friday, July 9 to Monday, July 12 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
St. Vital Centre, Winnipeg, MB
Friday, July 16 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday, July 17 from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, July 18 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Mont Saint-Sauveur, Saint-Sauveur, QC
Saturday, July 24 to Sunday, July 25 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
International Busker Festival, Halifax, NS
Friday, August 6 to Sunday, August 8 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Fête des enfants, Montreal, QC
Friday, August 13 to Sunday, August 15 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Expo Québec, Quebec City, QC
Friday, August 20 to Sunday, August 22 from 11 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Scotiabank Buskerfest, Toronto, ON
Thursday, August 26 to Friday, August 27 from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday, August 28 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sunday, August 29 from 11a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
the Ex, Toronto, ON
Thursday, September 3 to Sunday, September 6 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
For more details about the TELETOON Most Awesome Summer Tour, including
the complete Tour schedule, please visit href="http://www.teletoon.com/tour/">www.teletoon.com/tour.
TELETOON is where cartoons live - all day, every day. Watched in
over 7.8 million homes, TELETOON features heroic action shows, hilarious
comedies along with hit blockbuster movies. Available in both English
and French, TELETOON Canada inc. brings kids, youth and adults the best
in animated and animation- related entertainment with four nationwide
specialty television channels - TELETOON, TÉLÉTOON, TELETOON Retro and
TÉLÉTOON Rétro - and select programming is also available On Demand,
Mobile TV, iTunes and teletoon.com. Founded in 1997, TELETOON Canada
inc. is owned by Astral (50%) and Corus Entertainment (50%). For more
information, please visit href="www.teletoon.com">www.teletoon.com.
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