Ultimate Olympic experience brings free concerts, games and entertainment to Canada Place
TORONTO, July 12, 2012 /CNW/ - Don't miss this bus! On Friday, July 13th Coca-Cola kicks off the London 2012 Olympic Games party at Canada Place with the 'Move to the Beat' bus tour. From today's hottest Canadian music like Hollerado and Dwayne Gretzky, to the coolest Olympic-themed activities, the 'Move to the Beat' bus is the ultimate way to get everyone in Vancouver pumped up for the London 2012 Olympic Games.
The authentic London double-decker bus will bring with it the most entertaining Olympic experience this side of the Atlantic, gearing Canadians up with exciting big screen entertainment and fun, lighthearted activities like ping pong, Olympic-themed interactive gaming stations, dance activities, and a chance to create their own beats with the Coca-Cola "My Beat Maker" App. As if that's not enough fun, the day will be filled with free concerts by some of the hottest acts in Canadian music today!
The 'Move to the Beat' bus tour kicks off in Vancouver as part of a cross-Canada tour including stops in Edmonton, Winnipeg, Toronto and Ottawa.
|WHAT:||Coca-Cola's 'Move to the Beat' Bus featuring performances by some of Canada's hottest and up and coming music artists, and a variety of activities including ping pong, Olympic-themed interactive gaming stations, dance activities, and more.|
|WHO:||Some of the country's hottest acts including Hollerado, Dwayne Gretzky, JD Era and 2012 Coca-Cola COVERS Much Music Video Award winner Tyler Shaw.|
|WHERE:||Canada Place, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver|
|| Friday, July 13th, 2012
The fun begins at 12:00 p.m.
Remarks at 1:50 p.m.
- Hon. Mary McNeil, BC Minister of Children and Family Development
- Hon. Ida Chong, BC Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development
Concert starts at 2:00 p.m.
Interviews with the artists and Coca-Cola Canada representatives are available upon request.
About Coca-Cola Canada
Coca-Cola Canada operates in all ten provinces, employing 6,300 people in more than 50 facilities, including seven production facilities, across Canada. We offer a wide variety of sparkling and still brands; these beverages include sparkling soft drinks, still waters, juices and fruit beverages, sports drinks, energy drinks and ready-to-drink teas. We're proud to offer some of the most popular brands in Canada including Coca-Cola®, Diet Coke®, Coca-Cola Zero®, Sprite®, Fanta®, Nestea®, PowerAde®, Minute Maid®, Dasani® and vitaminwater®. Coca-Cola in Canada is represented by Coca-Cola Refreshments Canada and Coca-Cola Ltd. For more information about our Company, please visit our website at www.livepositively.ca or www.thecoca-colacompany.com.
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Coca-Cola Refreshments Canada