The Countdown is On – YTV’s The Zone is Traveling Across Canada to Check Off
92 Things to Do Before Summer is Through!
YTV is also bringing The Zone to fans with new 360° Virtual Reality (VR) experience
YTV super fans have spoken – after weeks of sending in suggestions via email and Instagram, The Zone has compiled a list of 92 Things to Do Before Summer is Through. Tune in daily beginning Monday, July 4 at 4 p.m. ET/PT as Carlos, Suki, Lisa, Meisha and Jesse travel across Canada and attempt to complete some of the wildest and wackiest tasks on the list including conducting an orchestra in Winnipeg, Manitoba, time travelling, and finding a white horse in Whitehorse, Yukon!
Bonus videos will be posted all summer long on YTV’s YouTube Channel. Fans can also follow Carlos, Suki, Lisa, Meisha and Jesse as they make their way to some of Canada’s most unique cities using the hashtag #92thingstodo and checking out their blogs on YTV.com. Follow YTV on Snapchat and Instagram, @YTVofficial, for more behind-the-scenes content.
Also this summer, YTV will be popping up at seven local festivals across Canada bringing The Zone to fans in a 360° Virtual Reality experience. Stop by YTV’s Backstage Tour booth where kids can experience what the set of The Zone looks like with their favourite hosts using a VR headset or an iPad. After the virtual 360° tour, they can watch a sneak peek clip from YTV’s newest series, Loud House, which premieres this Fall. The Zone crew will also be on hand signing autographs and getting ready to check off another item on list! Click here to find out where YTV is popping up next.
The Zone has extended hours this summer and will be airing weekdays from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. ET/PT.
Celebrating 25 years in television, YTV is a leading cross platform entertainment brand for kids and families. The channel offers quality entertainment with hilarious animated and live-action comedy series, popular Nickelodeon series, blockbuster movies, top-rated original Canadian programming, music, celebrities and the channel’s after-school block, The Zone. Through its multiple platforms and exclusive digital and interactive content, YTV is the voice of Canadian youth culture. YTV is owned by Corus Entertainment Inc.
About Corus Entertainment
Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSX: CJR.B) is a leading media and content company that creates and delivers high quality brands and content across platforms for audiences around the world. The company’s portfolio of multimedia offerings encompasses 45 specialty television services, 39 radio stations, 15 conventional television stations, a global content business, digital assets, live events, children’s book publishing, animation software, technology and media services. Corus’ roster of premium brands include Global Television, W Network, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network Canada, HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, HISTORY®, Showcase, National Geographic, Q107, CKNW, Fresh Radio, Disney Channel Canada, YTV and Nickelodeon Canada. Visit Corus at www.corusent.com.
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