miércoles, 17 de julio de 2013

Exclusive: Disney taking its TRYathlon health campaign on the road

By Tim Kenneally

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Radio Disney is hitting the road for the sake of the nation's health.

The radio outlet is bringing Disney XD television's "Disney TRYathlon" on a 10-city tour throughout the country this month, presenting a host of competitive challenges meant to encourage physical activity and healthy nutritional habits for children and the families.

The activities include the Hoop It basketball challenge, Build It shape-building challenge, Kick It soccer-goal competition, Plate It, which challenges contestants to create nutritious meals, and Dance It interactive activities.

Participants at each tour stop can enter to win a vacation for four at Walt Disney World.

See the confirmed tour dates and locations below. More stops will be added at a later date.

Saturday, July 20

New York, New York 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance "City of Water" Water Day with AM 1560

Sunday, July 21

Minneapolis, Minnesota 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Highland Festival with AM 1440

Saturday, July 27

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1 p.m. - 7 p.m

85th Annual Kimberton Fair with AM 640

Saturday, August 31

Chicago, Illinois 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. (tent)

Naperville Last Fling with AM 1300

Saturday, August 31

Orlando, Florida 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. (tent)

ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex with AM 990

Saturday, September 7

Boston, Massachusetts 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Hampton Beach Seafood Festival with AM 1260

Saturday, October 19

Dallas, Texas 10 a.m. - 10 pm.

State Fair of Texas with AM 620

Saturday, October 26

Atlanta, Georgia 4 p.m. - 11 p.m.

Owl 'O Ween Hot Air Balloon Festival with AM 590