Win Tix to see Willy Wonka & a Chance to Meet the Cast #willywonkabowl

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory is one of my all time favorite movies to watch with the family. I loved watching Gene Wilder in this film. This is such a wonderful movie to watch with the kids, if you haven’t yet let them experience Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, you must put it on your weekend to watch list. There’s something new happenning with this movie though and today I am sharing that information with you …

Win Tickets to See Willy Wonky & a Chance to Meet the Cast!

In the spirit of “WILLY WONKA & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY™” starring Gene Wilder, we have a wonderful Golden Ticket opportunity for you and your readers! Six lucky winners will win up to 4 tickets to see Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory Live-To-Film at the Hollywood Bowl! But that’s not all, a few extra-lucky winners will also win a meet & greet with members of the cast! The show stars John Stamos, “Weird Al” Yankovic, Finn Wolfhard, Elle King, and more! *Please note this does not include hotel, airfare, or transportation.

How to Enter to Win Tickets to See Willy Wonka

Submit a video – or a photo – that shows you’re the BIGGEST Willy Wonka Fan!

And have fun with it! You could….tell us about your favorite “Wonka” related memory, snap a selfie in a Wonka T-shirt…..show of your best Oompa Loompa Dance….sing your favorite song from the show….rap about it…create a poem about it…cover yourself in candy…..dress up as your favorite character….. Anything and everything goes!!!

Click here to learn more about the official contest, how to enter, and hashtags to use.

Six lucky winners will win up to 4 tickets to see Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory Live-To-Film at the Hollywood Bowl! But that’s not all, a few extra-lucky winners will also win a meet & greet with members of the cast! The show stars John Stamos, “Weird Al” Yankovic, Finn Wolfhard, Elle King, and more!

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More About the Show

Warner Bros. Pictures’ classic, “WILLY WONKA & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY™” starring Gene Wilder, will be brought to life this November for a special cinematic event featuring John Stamos, Elle King, Finn Wolfhard, and “Weird Al” Yankovic alongside an all-star cast singing iconic songs throughout a one-of-a-kind theatrical experience. Accompanied by multi-instrumental band DeVotchKa, and featuring spectacular animation created by acclaimed painter and illustrator SHAG, this magical show will leave an everlasting impression!

The singing cast includes John Stamos performing “Pure Imagination” as Willy Wonka, Finn Wolfhard (“Stranger Things,” IT) as Charlie, Giancarlo Esposito (“Breaking Bad,” “Once Upon a Time”) singing the role of The Candy Man, and Richard Kind (“Gotham,” Inside Out) as Grandpa Joe, with musicians Elle King (“Ex’s & Oh’s”) singing Veruca Salt’s “I Want It Now,” Ingrid Michaelson as Mrs. Bucket, and “Weird Al” Yankovic as the Oompa Loompas.

The experience will also be presented in SMELL-O-RAMA with guests receiving exclusive Scratch-N-Sniff Golden Tickets and will kick off with a costume contest hosted by original cast member Julie Dawn Cole, who memorably played Veruca Salt.

The show will also showcase special guest artists such as violin soloist Sandy Cameron; 16-year old pianist Emily Bear performing the Oscar®-winning Tom and Jerry short THE CAT CONCERTO live-to-film; and Annabella Lwin from Bow Wow Wow singing the perfect party song finale, “I WANT CANDY.”

Doors will open at 6:30PM with costume contest to follow and the concert beginning at 8PM.

WILLY WONKA AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY™ and all related characters and elements © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. (s17)

To Purchase Tickets, Visit: http://bit.ly/wonkabowl

Official Hashtag: #willywonkabowl

Beach Safety Tips for Kids

If you are heading to a beach for a family vacation, make sure to follow these beach safety tips! It is important to think ahead and follow these safety tips so you are ready for any situation that may arise. The beach is a great place for families to spend the day, playing in the water, building sandcastles, or just relaxing.

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Beach Safety Flags

Beaches use safety flags to warn visitors of dangerous situations. All beaches might have different colors for different situations, but they will have it posted on what they mean. Generally a green flag indicates the ocean is calm and clear. Yellow indicates moderate surf and currents, and to be cautious. Red indicates the beach is closed or that it has a strong surf and current and to be careful. Blue or Purple means potentially dangerous marine life (sharks or jellyfish, etc.) is spotted in the area. NOTE: all beaches are different, so make sure to be aware of what the  flags mean at the beach you are going to.

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Protect Yourself From the Sun

Most beaches are open so you can’t find many shaded spots. Make sure to bring a beach umbrella. Pack some good sunscreen to protect from sunburns and harmful UV rays. Also pack drinks to stay hydrated in the heat. If you have a floppy hat and sunglasses, that helps to on protecting yourself from the sun and the heat.

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Wear Shoes

The sand can be very hot, and you want to make sure you have shoes on your kids and yourself. They have shoes that you can wear in the water, it is worth buying some. If you don’t want to wear those, at least wear flip flops, you don’t want anyone’s feet to burn.

Safe Swim Areas

Most beaches have designated areas for swimming. Not all areas on the beach are safe, so make sure to look for marked spots that are designated.

Be Aware of Ocean Life

Depending on the area you are in, you need to be aware of ocean life. You might come across crabs, they are well known for pinching so be careful. They could be hiding in little rocks and such if you are out exploring.  When you are in the water being aware for jellyfish and other ocean life.

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All beaches are different, so remember the rules, conditions vary. The lifeguard that is on duty is a great person to go to for your questions. Enjoy your day at the beach and be safe.