Degrassi Palooza - Multi Day Cast Reunion Event

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The Westin Toronto Airport

950 Dixon Rd

Toronto, ON M9W 5N4

Canada

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DegrassiPalooza is “A fan-organized event that is not affiliated with the production company or the rights-holders”

ORIGINAL 80’s DEGRASSI CAST REUNION CELEBRATION - June 15th and 16th 2019

For many, just hearing the word Degrassi brings you back to a simpler time. Let’s revisit the days of big hair, fedoras, and The Zits at DegrassiPalooza, a nostalgia-filled 3-day weekend extravaganza unlike any other. This once-in-a-lifetime event was created specifically for the fans by the cast of the original Degrassi series, in order for us to share with you our stories, experiences, and catch up with you 25 years later. Mingle with your favorite characters, meet fans from around the world, and make new friends at the ultimate Old School Degrassi fest.

Located at our new upgraded venue - The Westin Toronto Airport Hotel

Over 22 Original Degrassi Cast members in attendance, and many of the creative CREW that played a pivotal role in the shows success…

CAST

Stefan Brogren - Snake

Amanda Stepto - Spike

Kirsten Bourne Kelly - Tessa Effing Campanelli

Stacie Mistysyn - Caitlin

Pat Mastroianni - Joey

Nicole Stoffman - Stephanie Kaye

Rebecca Haines-Saah - Kathleen Mead

Dayo Ade - B.L.T

Maureen McKay - Michelle

Dan Woods - Mr. Raditch

Michelle Goodeve - Ms. Avery

Chrisa Erodotos - Diana

Cathy Keenan - Liz

Maureen Deiseach - Heather Farrell

Angela Deiseach - Erika Farrell

Siluck Saysanasy - Yick Yu

Jacy Hunter - Amy Holmes

Billy Parrott - Shane

Niki Kemeny - Voula

Darrin Brown - Dwayne

Arlene Lott - Nancy

David Parcells - Claude

Creative Team

Kit Hood - Co-Creator, Producer and Director

Judy Shiner - Art Director,Acting Coach, Set Designer, Wardrobe

Yan Moore - Head Writer

Kathryn Ellis - Author and Publicist


With the purchase of a weekend passes, once inside DegrassiPalooza you’ll have access to:

Over 15,000 square feet of hotel convention space
Daily panels, seminars, ceremonies, screenings, and presentations on the main stage in our grand hall ballroom
All day Q&As with Cast and Crew and special guests (45-60 minutes in length each)
Degrassi character cosplay contest with rad prizes
A Silent Auction with items donated by cast to raise money for Holland Bloorview Kids Hospital
“Quest for the Best Narbo” Degrassi trivia for more rad prizes
A tribute panel to the Kids of Degrassi Street
Lifetime achievement award presented to our Head Writer Yan Moore - Award being given by the cast of series.
The crowning of King Narbo - Ed O’Brian is our King Narbo Golden Ticket winner & will be crowned during the opening ceremony
Degrassi “Escape Room” also raising donatations for Holland Bloorview Kid Hospital
Access to vendors
Saturday evening complimentary screening of the 2-hour Degrassi finale movie “School’s Out” in the Hotel Grand Ballroom.
Screenings of never released candid on set behind-the-scenes videos and slideshows filmed by cast
80’s Video/karaoke after party at The Lonestar restaurant next door - after the School’s Out Screening


Cast to speak on topics that they are passionate and experts on, such as ......

Rebecca Haines-Saah (Kathleen) has agreed to speak on “Cannabis Education” and her journey in academia
Cathy Keenan (Liz) will be hosting a seminar on “Healthy Lifestyle Options for your Body and Mind” as she’s a movement and Chinese medicine educator
Did you Michelle Goodeve aka Ms. Avery is a skilled aviator pilot? During Michelle’s panel TAKE A “VIRTUAL FLIGHT” WITH MS. AVERY IN HER OPEN-COCKPIT AEROPLANE!
Special discussions such as “Diversity and Inclusion on Degrassi - Did We Drop the Ball?” and “Online Bullying - How Do We Protect Our Kids?”

More info will be updated on www.degrassitour.com as we build up to DegrassiPalooza over the next few months

Download the FanGuru app it’s vital for a successful event. It’s perfect to help navigate the schedule https://fanguru.app.link/degrassipalooza

IMPORTANT NOTE: Cast autographs, Professional Photo Ops, All Meet & Greets, and the Bus Tour are a separate fee and NOT included unless noted in your badge purchase. Vouchers will be sold separately at the event for a small fee. Please refer to website for details when they are made available. www.degrassitour.com

*There will also be a Degrassi cast meet and greet lunch you can sign up for. Buffet lunch for 53 attendees and seven different cast Saturday and on Sunday (meet 14 cast members over two lunches if you wish). Lunch is from 12:00-1:30pm and for one hour, seven cast members will rotate through all the tables, and kinda like speed dating, engage, chat and share stories with all 53 attendees while you get to relax and enjoy your meal. It’s awesome! Please email us for more details at DegrassiTour@gmail.com

FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

This is an 18+ event however, we will leave it to parent/guardian discretion, but Stefan Brogren aka Snake and Amanda Stepto aka Spike swear like truck drivers during their panels so .....

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The venue offers all day parking for only $15

What can I bring into the event?

Anything you might need to enjoy a pleasant day. (Snacks, water, back-up phone charger). DegrassiPalooza doesn’t accept credit/debit at the event - ATMs will be available everywhere if needed

What's the refund policy?

Sorry, no refunds!

May I interview cast members for my blog?

At the discretion of the talent, any social media/blog interview requests would have to be purchased as a 10-minute meet and greet at the event. A list of available actors for interviews (meet and greets) will be provided at the event. Time and availability is limited; a maximum of 6 interviews per guest will be made available for bloggers for the entire weekend. A selfie photo and autographed headshot is offered as part of the meet & greet experience. Make sure to arrive early and lock in your time slot on Friday during pre-registration between 12pm-6pm.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Try leaving a comment on the DegrassiTour Facebook page first or try google.

degrassitour@gmail.com if youre absolutely stuck, we will Do our best to reply

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The Westin Toronto Airport

950 Dixon Rd

Toronto, ON M9W 5N4

Canada

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