Saturday, 2 July 2011
Media Passes needed for photographers wanting to cover Saturday's Bikini contest
Media Tent Is Now WEST of the Bandshell
(tent moved this morning - sorry)
For Immediate Release: June 29, 2011 • Assignment Desks / Photo Editors
(some of the Bikini Contest entrants attended a Friday afternoon VIP party at the Scotiabank Picnic and somehow ended up in the swimming pool - photo by Craigg Slowly)
BANDSHELL Stage - FREE
12noon –– Miss CHIN International Bikini Pageant 2011, featuring MC Frank Spadone, and music entertainment by Abby Tobias & Sole Power, and Ashley Martinez
2:00pm – PORTUGUESE Festival, featuring PACO BANDEIRA, direct from Portugal; and the first ever, Johnny Lombardi Portuguese-Canadian Singing Contest, featuring some of the most talented singers from the Portuguese community in one amazing show - Lindsay Camara, Miguel Domingos, Maria dos Anjos, Paulo Filipe, Soraya Mejdoubi, Tony Ferreira, Stephanie Tavares and Steve Vierira, accompanied live by the band “Unique Touch”.
8:00pm - ITALIAN Entertainment, featuring VALERIO SCANU and RICCHI E POVERI, Direct from Italy
CENTENNIAL Square Stage @ Dufferin Gates
12noon - 7pm - HISPANIC FESTIVAL featuring Puerto Rican “Salsa King”, singer Henry Fiol; local salsa bands Conjunto Lacalu; Lucho y Juan de Sedas “Los Selectos”, plus Carlos Cruz, and Fantasia.
Better Living Building Events – Admission is FREE
Shopping Bazaar 11am – 10pm with vendors and exhibitors for shop-a-holics! Don’t miss meeting representatives of the . They’ll be on hand to promote the League, which has ten teams spanning across America, with Toronto Triumph set to be the LFL's first international franchise.
· Team K9 Dog Challenge Shows - 2pm, 4pm, 6pm
· Birds of Prey Showcase – 3pm (and 2 shows in the Midway)
· Zero Gravity Circus - 2:30pm, 4:30pm, 6:30pm
· Sports Ring - 5pm – Maximum Pro Wrestling Shows
West Grounds Midway - 11am – 11pm Midway Rides, games and amusements
Circus Jonathan - Comic Unicyclist Juggler Circusman: 3 shows daily: 1:30 / 3:30 / 5:30 FREE!
Birds of Prey Showcase - 2 shows daily 4:30 & 6:00pm FREE!
Scotiabank Tent, with Free face painting and prize giveaways all weekend.
PICNIC Grounds feature a MOLSON COORS & YELLOWTAIL Wine and Beer Garden. And dozens of FOODS OF THE WORLD kiosks serving up a variety of international food fare including Italian, Asian, Latino, Portuguese, Indian, Caribbean and Canadiana mainstay.
Public Information: T:416.531.7838; or www.scotiabankchinpicnic.com.
For Further Media Information: firstname.lastname@example.org 416-489-5868 / 416-801-3101 or Picnic HQ: 647.206.2390 (Theresa)
45th Scotiabank CHIN International Picnic
EXHIBITION PLACE ● FREE ADMISSION ● CANADA DAY WEEKEND
JULY 1st, 2nd, 3rd 2011www.scotiabankchinpicnic.com