YTV's WOW! Tour embarks on its summer adventure across Canada

Corus Entertainment’s YTV hits the road again this summer with its travelling road show WOW!, starting Saturday, June 4, and touring across the country through to Labour Day.

The WOW! Patrol will be delivering high-energy entertainment and interactive games for kids 6 to 14 as it visits major attractions and festivals across Canada in its custom built vehicles, equipped for summer fun!

Hasbro Inc. and WOW! team up to deliver a summer of faster, stronger and cooler Beyblade battles with BEYBLADE Metal Fusion Madness. Based on YTV’s animated series BEYBLADE: Metal Fusion, enthusiasts will battle their way to the number one spot in the “Extreme Bey Stadium” Battle Royale. Become the Champion to win great prizes and even qualify for an entry in the Canadian Beyblade Championship taking place this Fall!

Kids will also have the chance to check out Hasbro’s Nerf Dart Tag: Generation Next, featuring new blasters, gear and game play. WOW! challenges dart taggers, young and old, to join in Dart Tag Seek and Retrieve where teams will play both offensively and defensively in an intense game of capture the flag, all to win the ultimate bragging rights.

The WOW! vehicles come fully-loaded to entertain, bringing the YTV experience to viewers across the country. The custom built vehicles are outfitted with a six-screen video wall, giving kids and their families a sneak peek of what’s coming up on YTV.

WOW! kicks off its 2011 tour on Saturday, June 4, at the Unionville Street Festival in Unionville, Ontario. For a full list of tour dates and locations, as well as video blogs and additional prizing information, visit www.ytv.com/wow.

Seen in over 11 million homes across Canada, YTV is a leading entertainment brand for kids. YTV offers quality entertainment for kids and families with hit Nickelodeon series, nighttime drama for teens, blockbuster movies and original Canadian programming. YTV reaches its viewers online at YTV.com and in local communities with the traveling road show WOW!. Visit www.ytv.com.

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