Watch We Day in Vancouver live Oct. 15, exclusively at WeDay.CTV.ca

Following We Day Toronto, where 18,000 youth and educators from across North America came together, We Day Vancouver takes place with another stadium-capacity crowd in just two days.

CTV.ca has the only ticket in to this incredible event through the live stream at WeDay.CTV.ca, steaming Friday, Oct. 15 beginning at 10 a.m. PT.

The real-time feed of the We Day event is filled with motivational guest speakers and performers. Visitors and viewers worldwide will have interactive access to this moving youth empowerment event, including chatting live with MuchMusic VJs online, live updates from We Day and Free the Children staff and an interactive map showing the worldwide reach of We Day.

The Vancouver presentation streams Friday, October 15 from 10 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. PT, and includes performances and presentations from:

·         Craig & Marc Kielburger – Co-Founders of Free The Children and international children’s rights activists

·         Former U.S. Vice-President Al Gore – Author and Nobel Laureate

·         Reverend Jesse L. Jackson Sr. – Civil rights leader and politician

·         Barenaked Ladies – Award-winning and iconic Canadian rock band

·         Hedley – Multi-platinum recording artists

·         Colbie Caillat – American pop and country singer-songwriter

·         Martin Sheen – Emmy® and Golden Globe Award®-winning actor and activist

·         Rick Hansen – Canadian athlete, activist and six time Paralympian

·         Ethan Zohn – Winner of the hit TV show SURVIVOR, co-founder of Grassroot Soccer and motivational speaker

·         Philippe Cousteau – Chief Ocean Correspondent for Animal Planet and Planet Green, and co-founder of EarthEcho

·         Robin Wiszowaty – Author of My Maasai Life: From Suburbia to Savannah and community development worker

·         Scott Hammell – Magician and Me to We motivational speaker

·         Spencer West – Me to We motivational speaker

 

WeDay.CTV.ca is the main source for current news, galleries and information about the We Day community. A For Educators section has been specially created with information about how to be part of the We Day movement for schools participating in We Day through the webcast.

 

We Day participants online will be able to:

·         Interact and share messages with fans and followers through Facebook integration.

·         Browse photo galleries from the events live.

·         Chat online with MuchMusic VJs through the event.

·         Engage in conversation on Twitter by using the hash-tag #weday.

·         Follow CTV.ca journalists and the Digital Video Team reporting exclusively behind-the-scenes.

 

The Toronto presentation is already available online at watch.ctv.ca and features many speakers and performers, including:

·         Greyson Chance – 13-year-old singer, songwriter, pianist and YouTube phenom

·         Deepak Chopra – Bestselling author, renowned speaker, physician and media personality

·         K’naan – Internationally celebrated Canadian poet, rapper and musician

·         Down With Webster – Toronto’s hottest seven member pop rock/hip hop band

·         Alexandre Bilodeau – Canada’s first Olympian to win gold on home turf

 

The CTV special CTV PRESENTS: WE DAY 2010 will air Saturday, October 30. CTV has partnered with Free The Children on We Day since its inception in 2006.

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