LIMITED EDITION STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS LUNCHBOX OFFERED TO FAN EXPO CANADA™ V.I.P. AND PREMIUM TICKET HOLDERS
FANS CAN EXPECT A FULL “FORCE FRIDAY” SHOPPING EXPERIENCE AT THIS YEAR’S SHOW
TORONTO, ON (August 5, 2015) – The force will be strong at this year’s FAN EXPO CANADA™ as it takes part in the global “Force Friday” celebrations. Friday, September 4, dubbed “Force Friday”, is the official release date of merchandise from the highly anticipated Star Wars: The Force Awakens. V.I.P. or Premium ticket holders can lunch like a Jedi with their very own, limited edition lunchbox made exclusively for FAN EXPO CANADA™. Provided by Vandor Products, the Star Wars: The Force Awakens lunchbox will be revealed at the event on Friday, September 4.
Many exhibitors at this year’s pop culture extravaganza will carry Star Wars: The Force Awakens merchandise. All ticket holders will be able to get their “Force Friday” fix when doors open on September 4, the second day of the show.
V.I.P. packages are currently sold out, but Premium packages are still available for $169. Along with the exclusive Star Wars: The Force Awakens lunchbox, the package also includes the following:
Deluxe FAN EXPO CANADA™ Pass
Collectable FAN EXPO CANADA™ Badge
Exclusive Priority Entrance
Special Expo Preview at 2PM on Thursday, September 3
Exclusive Premium Lounge Access
ONE DAY Free Admission to all FAN EXPO HQ conventions until July 26, 2016
Secret Wars #1 Limited Edition Comic
Justice League #41 Limited Edition Lithograph
This year’s FAN EXPO CANADA™ will take place from September 3-6, 2015 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.
For a complete list of programming, guests, info and tickets, visit: www.fanexpocanada.com
FAN EXPO CANADA™ boasts the largest comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming event in Canada, the third largest in North America. It is packed with exciting family-friendly activities and celebrity guests including Mike Tyson (Heavyweight Champion of the World), Gillian Anderson (The X-Files), Norman Reedus (The Walking Dead), Jason Momoa (Batman v. Superman), Tom Felton (Harry Potter films) and more! The all-ages pop culture convention expects to host over 140,000 fans at 750,000 sq ft of the Metro Toronto Convention Centre for the four-day event September 3-6, 2015. www.fanexpocanada.com
August 5, 2015 – 10:32 AM - | Posted in Comicon, Fan Expo Canada, promotions | No Comments »
Take a time-travel adventure into the 16th century at the 37th annual Michigan Renaissance Festival! Join our Queen Elizabeth in a jubilee! Inside our turreted gates, visitors enjoy the sights and sounds of a 17-acre village, complete with building reproductions of Renaissance shops, taverns and a magnificent castle. Continuous entertainment takes place on the streets and on 17 themed stages; featuring full-contact armored jousting, comedy and theater shows, music, games, people-powered rides and so much more! Fabulous food and more than 300 artisans displaying their gallery-quality works complete the experience!
Join us weekends and Labor day August 22nd thru October 4th! Plus Festival Friday on October 2nd.
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August 3, 2015 – 5:24 PM - | Posted in promotions | No Comments »
Can you believe that summer is halfway over?!?! It’s time for parents across the country to start getting ready for the upcoming school year, and what better way to stock up on back-to-school supplies than at Walmart during Ohio’s Tax Free Weekend coming up August 7-9th?
Parents will be able to score the best deals on the highest quality school supplies and instructional materials for under $20 as well as clothing under $75 and calculators under $200.
These products also include Crayola back to school products like Crayons, Twistables Colored Pencils, Ultra-Clean Washable Markers and Visi-Max Dry-Erase Markers all available at Walmart Stores. There’s no better time for parents to stcock up and send their kids back to school with the highest quality supplies.
Here’s why you should reach for Crayola while shopping this Tax Free Weekend:
– Value: Crayola Crayons last 35% longer- meaning that parents get more value per crayon. Each one can cover more than 6 pages!
– Safety: Crayola follows the most stringent safety requirements around the world. They test with world-class, cutting edge equipment and always look for new best practices to test products.
– Fun for students: Crayola provides 152 unique crayon colors—the best range available from any crayon manufacturer, allowing students to create anything they can dream up!
– #1 brand preferred by teachers: Crayola products are consistently included on teachers’ back to school lists. Get ahead of the game and send your kids back with the best.
August 3, 2015 – 8:52 AM - | Posted in products, promotions | No Comments »
Choosing the best car seat covers to suit your lifestyle can seem like a real headache. The two main options to consider are fabric and leather which both offer something completely different. That’s why we’ve created this guide to help you make the best decision.
This material is extremely versatile, available in a wide array of colors and designs. It’s also durable and isn’t very good at conducting heat. This is a big advantage as the fabric seats remain cool in the summer and warm in the winter. There are tons of options to suit your needs. Adventurous types can choose neoprene which has great waterproofing attributes — perfect if you’re getting in and out of the car soaking wet or for anyone with any four-legged friends. For those long distance drivers, you may want to consider, Velvet. This ultra-soft material provides comfort and padding with a luxurious feel.
Typically, fabric seat covers are significantly cheaper than leather, but there are disadvantages. Fabric isn’t as hard wearing as leather and can deteriorate more quickly over time, especially with increased exposure to the sun. They can also stain more easily (stains could leak through to your original seats) and become faded with heavy use.
The luxurious finish of leather is the alternative to fabric (albeit with a higher price tag) which can add a great look to many vehicles. Many people choose black or tan for a sophisticated and stylish look. However, red seats can be the perfect finish to that sporty car. This material is even more durable than fabric and will last a lifetime. It can be the perfect choice for the family run around, as sticky spills can easily be wiped off.
However, if you live in a country with long, hot summer days this may be the wrong choice. Leather can get very hot in warm temperatures and be uncomfortable to sit on. In the winter, they can also become very cold and you may need a blanket. Of course, If you have seat warmers this won’t be a problem. Generally, if you live somewhere with extreme temperatures, fabric seat covers may be the only suitable choice.
Leather is also an animal product which means vegetarians and vegans will want to steer clear. If you have someone of this preference traveling in your car often, such as a family member you may want to consider another option, or if your heart it set on leather go for a faux version (stores like Tesco stock faux leather car seat covers).
Lastly, for those of you with pets, leather can be a real problem. If you travel with your dog, their claws can often rip or scratch the leather and even damage the seats underneath.
Using car seat covers is a great way to protect your cars interior from unruly pets and children and ensures you’ll get the best possible resale value when you decide to change your car. So happy shopping, and why not leave us a comment and let us know your favorite car seat cover and why it suit’s your lifestyle?
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July 31, 2015 – 11:27 AM - | Posted in Cars, daily life | 13 Comments »
If your lucky enough to be going to WWE SummerSlam on August 23rd, or maybe your just in the Brooklyn, NY area. I have an EXCLUSIVE pre-sale opportunity for you for the ULTIMATE SUMMERSLAM FAN EXPERIENCE!
WWE and Barclays Center announced the addition of SEVERAL fan events to take place at Barclays Center as part of the Ultimate SummerSlam Experience in Brooklyn. Tickets will be available this Saturday, August 1 at noon EST through Ticketmaster.
On Friday, August 21 and Saturday, August 22, WWE will host “WWE Superstar Meet and Greets” at 40/40 CLUB & Restaurant presented by American Express at Barclays Center. These exclusive sessions will give WWE fans an opportunity to get autographs and photos with their choice of WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins, Randy Orton, Roman Reigns, Dean Ambrose, Bray Wyatt, WWE Divas Charlotte, Paige and Becky LynchTM, WWE Legend Sting and WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels.
On Saturday, August 22, a special “SummerSlam Panel” will take place at Barclays Center, giving fans a chance to ask questions directly to WWE Superstars. The topic of the panel will be NXT, where WWE Executive Vice President of Talent, Live Events and Creative Paul “Triple H” Levesque, WWE World Heavyweight Champion Seth Rollins, NXT Champion Finn Bàlor, NXT Women’s Champion Sasha Banks, WWE Superstar Kevin Owens, WWE commentator Corey Graves and host Byron Saxton will discuss the evolution of one of the hottest entertainment brands in the world seen every Wednesday night at 8 p.m. on WWE Network.
The “SummerSlam Panel” will feature a 90 minute discussion and Q&A with fans in attendance. General admission and a limited number of VIP tickets will be available. The VIP ticket includes priority floor seating, a professional photo with select panel Superstars and an exclusive, autographed limited edition poster.
Tickets for “WWE Superstar Meet and Greets” and the “SummerSlam Panel” will be available this Saturday, August 1, at noon EST and can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com. Tickets can also be purchased at the American Express Box Office at Barclays Center on Monday, August 3 at noon. For more information on SummerSlam Week activities, please visit www.SummerSlam.com.
I have an EXCLUSIVE pre-sale code for you to use, just head to Ticketmaster.com and use code WWEMOM to get your tickets now! Color me jealous because I totally wish I could be there as well…
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July 28, 2015 – 10:04 AM - | Posted in #WWEMoms, WWE | No Comments »